I have been really, really busy lately. I am finishing up school at Fox Valley Tech., working as and Intern there and looking for a job. I have been able to do some work in the shop a little bit here and there, but not nearly as much as I would like to. I may be working at a place that I would be getting off work at 2:00 pm, so I would be able to get in the shop after work more.
I have some photos of stuff that I have worked on and will try to find the time to post them soon.
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Here are a few knives I have had laying around. They started to ask me to finish them, so I started. The dagger I just forged, it is the first double-edged knife I have forged.
The first knife in the photo is an ordered kitchen knife. I also have an order in for a Bowie knife. The second and third knives are the choices for the Bowie style knife.
Here is a kitchen knife that I made for my wife.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
I got a new knife done. It was ordered as a present for someone's father.
This knife has a 6.5" blade. The handle is deer antler with a buffalo horn spacer.
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P.S. I have another knife to post pics of but I don't have the photos handy, they will be coming soon.
Thursday, October 21, 2010
I was off working on restoring a 1968 Ford Bronco. The best off road truck ever!
I know this isn't the best photo but I will try to get some better ones soon.
I have also been going to school at FVTC. I am taking Production welding, which includes Fabrication classes and bluprint reading. They have lots of toys there. It is so much fun.
Just the other day I hardened and tempered 4 knives.
Friday, April 16, 2010
I decided to make another Fish. I got a lot of great comments about the first one and just the other day a guy told me that if I still had it he would buy it. Here is the beginning of the new one.