Claw Utility #2
Claw Utility #2

I was asked by a customer to make a few changes to my original utility claw. Longer blade, wider coil, and some jimping on top for extra grip while wearing gloves. This one in CPM-3V and G10.

Hiromoto w/ mapleburl and black silky oak
Hiromoto w/ mapleburl and black silky oak

Hiromoto uses aogami super cores and stainless cladding.  This is a rehandle I did. 

7" drop point
7" drop point

plenty of belly on this .1 thick AEB-L full tang knife. Handles are stabilized madrone burl. The edge is ground very thin and is a pure slicer.

A review of this knife:http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/showthread.php/1169142-Comparing-a-few-smaller-knives-and-a-TIMOS-handmade-knife-(feature)

Fishing/Boning knife
Fishing/Boning knife

carbon fiber and green g10 laminate handle. Steel is AEB-L. This is a stout blade that will hold up to a rough life at sea or in the kitchen.  Some some hand sanding left to do before this one is finished.

Kikuichi rehandle
Kikuichi rehandle

This knife is made in Japan. At a customer's request I re-handled it in some nice spalted maple burl.

Chisel Ground Utility
Chisel Ground Utility

Blade Steel: AEB-L Stainless

Thickness: .110

Overall Length: 7" 

Hardened to RC60 by Peters Heat Treating, INC.

Bevels: 36" Radius Chisel Grind. Belt Finish.

Edge: 20° micro bevel honed on an 8000 grit water-stone

Handle: .09 Thick White G10  base with Red G10 pinstripe and .187 contoured Black G10 grips.  

Fittings/Fasteners: Stainless pins and West Systems Marine Epoxy.

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1095 and OOSIK
1095 and OOSIK

Aldo's 1095 High Carbon Steel.

Professionally Hardened to RC58 by Peter's in PA.

Full Tang Construction. Overall length is 8", steel is .140 thick. Distal taper along spine.

 Bevels are done on a 36" radius platen.  This geometry mimics the large stone wheels of old. 

Naval Brass Pins and West Systems Marine Epoxy.

Ancient Walrus Oosik and blue G10 liners.

Kitchen parer/ boning knife
Kitchen parer/ boning knife

.100 thick AEB-L Stainless Steel.

RC hardness: 60 with Cryogenic temper.

African Blackwood handle with white G10 pinstripe. SS fittings.

west sytems marine epoxy.  

Sharpfinger inspired with jade G10
Sharpfinger inspired with jade G10

Blade Steel: Aldo's 1095

Thickness: .156

Overall Length: 8" 

Hardened to RC58 by Peters Heat Treating, INC.

Bevels: 36" Radius Hollow Grind.  Belt Finish

Handle: Jade Green G10.  

Fittings: Stainless pins. West Systems Marine Epoxy. 

Sandpaper Mountain
Sandpaper Mountain
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Vendetta
Vendetta

5160 and Bubinga

AEBL + G10 + Redwood Burl
AEBL + G10 + Redwood Burl

16.5" over all length

AEB-L + Mammoth + G10
AEB-L + Mammoth + G10
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Claw Utility #2
Hiromoto w/ mapleburl and black silky oak
7" drop point
Fishing/Boning knife
Kikuichi rehandle
Chisel Ground Utility
ironwoodmakersmark.jpg
1095 and OOSIK
Kitchen parer/ boning knife
Sharpfinger inspired with jade G10
Sandpaper Mountain
DSCN0419.jpg
DSCN0238.jpg
Vendetta
AEBL + G10 + Redwood Burl
AEB-L + Mammoth + G10
10621713_628837487229682_1686563510_o.jpg
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Claw Utility #2

I was asked by a customer to make a few changes to my original utility claw. Longer blade, wider coil, and some jimping on top for extra grip while wearing gloves. This one in CPM-3V and G10.

Hiromoto w/ mapleburl and black silky oak

Hiromoto uses aogami super cores and stainless cladding.  This is a rehandle I did. 

7" drop point

plenty of belly on this .1 thick AEB-L full tang knife. Handles are stabilized madrone burl. The edge is ground very thin and is a pure slicer.

A review of this knife:http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/showthread.php/1169142-Comparing-a-few-smaller-knives-and-a-TIMOS-handmade-knife-(feature)

Fishing/Boning knife

carbon fiber and green g10 laminate handle. Steel is AEB-L. This is a stout blade that will hold up to a rough life at sea or in the kitchen.  Some some hand sanding left to do before this one is finished.

Kikuichi rehandle

This knife is made in Japan. At a customer's request I re-handled it in some nice spalted maple burl.

Chisel Ground Utility

Blade Steel: AEB-L Stainless

Thickness: .110

Overall Length: 7" 

Hardened to RC60 by Peters Heat Treating, INC.

Bevels: 36" Radius Chisel Grind. Belt Finish.

Edge: 20° micro bevel honed on an 8000 grit water-stone

Handle: .09 Thick White G10  base with Red G10 pinstripe and .187 contoured Black G10 grips.  

Fittings/Fasteners: Stainless pins and West Systems Marine Epoxy.

1095 and OOSIK

Aldo's 1095 High Carbon Steel.

Professionally Hardened to RC58 by Peter's in PA.

Full Tang Construction. Overall length is 8", steel is .140 thick. Distal taper along spine.

 Bevels are done on a 36" radius platen.  This geometry mimics the large stone wheels of old. 

Naval Brass Pins and West Systems Marine Epoxy.

Ancient Walrus Oosik and blue G10 liners.

Kitchen parer/ boning knife

.100 thick AEB-L Stainless Steel.

RC hardness: 60 with Cryogenic temper.

African Blackwood handle with white G10 pinstripe. SS fittings.

west sytems marine epoxy.  

Sharpfinger inspired with jade G10

Blade Steel: Aldo's 1095

Thickness: .156

Overall Length: 8" 

Hardened to RC58 by Peters Heat Treating, INC.

Bevels: 36" Radius Hollow Grind.  Belt Finish

Handle: Jade Green G10.  

Fittings: Stainless pins. West Systems Marine Epoxy. 

Sandpaper Mountain
Vendetta

5160 and Bubinga

AEBL + G10 + Redwood Burl

16.5" over all length

AEB-L + Mammoth + G10
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