Cool video of me making a knife.

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  1. Nolan Wilder

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    A couple weeks back, Jacob Beach from prepers bunker outdoors came over to my shop to shoot a video. He just finished up the editing and it turned out very cool! Just thought you guys might like to see it. Thanks for looking!

     
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    Cool video. This may sound silly, when grinding on the belt sander, do you have something fire resistant on that back wall where the sparks fly? I thought, man, what if his shop catches fire? Great knives. :dblthumb:
     
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    Great video and informative for someone (me!) who is thinking about making a knife. Thanks
     
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    That's awesome! I didn't know you hand hammered the blades out!

    That makes me like my Wilder Forge knife even more now!
     
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    I don't, but I probably should..... I normally just clean out the sawdust once in a while.
     
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    Glad you guys like it!
     
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    Just don't keep your chaga stash behind your grinder ;p
     
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    But it would be cool to send a shower into a tinder bundle and use it to light the forge. :)
     
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    Awesome! If you run into any questions feel free to shoot me a PM.
     
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    I am totally loving the one you made for me Chase :dblthumb:

    You hammered the resulting cross-section practically all the way down to the edge and I appreciate the time and patience it mandated to do so. It's a lotta blade!

    I made a fold-over kydex sheath for it and have been using it a lot for the past couple of weeks. It is performing as designed - just WOW! :4:

    I promise to do a write-up at some point so I can share your really excellent work.

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    That's awesome! So glad you are enjoying it! What kind of animal are you gutting?
     
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    It's about 30 lbs of procupine that one :)

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