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New Member From British Columbia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Old Grizz, Oct 7, 2020.

  1. Old Grizz

    Old Grizz New Member

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    Good day all.
    I am a retired Fleet Service Manager and heavy duty mechanic..
    I have only been playing with making knives for a year or so.
    I do not have the facilities where I live but a buddy does forging at his home.
    So we do it together.
    I donated a treadmill, some steel and a whole lot of Allen head bolts and we made a great belt grinder.
    I buy the some of steel, he makes the Micarta handle material and he bought the belts.
    He also has access to a bunch of new 1 ton coil springs removed from new trucks that make a nice blade.
    As an old fart of 68 I find this a good way to get out of the house and keep active.
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  2. BrookLN

    BrookLN New Member

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    Welcome to the forum. I have about the same amount of time in making knives. Lots of helpful advice here.
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  3. Mythtaken

    Mythtaken Staff Member CKM Staff

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    From one old fart to another, welcome to the forum.
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  4. dancom

    dancom Dust Maker

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    Welcome to the forum Old Grizz!
  5. Griff

    Griff Active Member

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    Welcome Grizz:beer:

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