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The devil's tale

Discussion in 'Custom & Handmade Knives' started by trentinistefano, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    RWL34 hand made mirror finished (without electric machineries), total length is 363mm (about 14"), blade is 233mm (about 9") x 1/4.
    Fittings are brass, handle is brasilian aroeira burl (by GTC) + stainless steel spacer with filework.
    Leather sheath (4mm) sewn to hand and decorated with sketch done with the scalpel and granitore (1mm)

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  2. Tulku

    Tulku

    431
    Mar 3, 2007
    Wow, you made those complex grinds look effortless - well done.
     
  3. Chris Pierce

    Chris Pierce

    Nov 15, 2006
    Dang. Now that's a knife. Amazing.
     
  4. Fourgates

    Fourgates

    26
    Oct 24, 2011
    That's gorgeous.
     
  5. manix J

    manix J

    Dec 11, 2005
    Excellent execution!
     
  6. tedinatl

    tedinatl

    893
    Nov 1, 2010
    WOW - that's all I can say - beautiful work!!!
     
  7. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    Thank you very much Tulku (and with an old and little Coote belt grinder 2"X48" without inverter...) Regards! :)
     
  8. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    Thank you Chris! :)
     
  9. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    Thanks Fourgates! :)
     
  10. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    Thank you manix J! :)
     
  11. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007
    Kind of you, thanks tedinatl! :)
     
  12. Murray White

    Murray White Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 17, 1999
    Gorgeous knife. Well executed and very interesting design including the work on the sheath. Glad the brass was not typical brass. Just the type of knife that would fit nicely into my collection. Nice whenever folks challenge to do the different. Looking forward to seeing more in the future.
     
  13. trentinistefano

    trentinistefano

    413
    Jul 31, 2007

    Very kind of you Murray White! But it is nicely also into the my, collection... ;) cheers! :)
     
  14. Shawn fu

    Shawn fu

    Dec 10, 2005
    Outstanding!
    Vi ringrazio per la condivisione :D
     
  15. Lorien

    Lorien Moderator Moderator

    Dec 5, 2005
    damn cool! I really like your style, and you do a clean job of it.
     
  16. Bruce Bump

    Bruce Bump

    Dec 2, 1999
    Outstanding Bowie. There isnt an easy proceedure in this entire knife and you pulled it off magnificently.
     
  17. Mike Quesenberry

    Mike Quesenberry

    Jun 2, 2009
    That knife right there has pegged out the awesometer!!! Great job.
     
  18. JParanee

    JParanee Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 23, 2006
    Very interesting and cool
     
  19. Steve Nuckels

    Steve Nuckels

    Aug 18, 2009
    Remarkable work and detail!

    Steve
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    Potomac Forge
    ABS Apprentice
     
  20. Kevin Cross

    Kevin Cross KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    821
    Sep 13, 2006
    That knife is sharp in so many different ways.....GREAT JOB!
     

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