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gallery of knives I've made

Discussion in 'Meeting Creek Knives' started by hamanky, Apr 1, 2017.

  1. hamanky

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    Here are a few examples of knives I've completed. The really good photos were taken by @Tennessee for me at the winter meet, he's amazing with a camera and I'm not! knife 8.jpg
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    And a few more.
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    Most of the photos in this post were took by me as you can tell lol.
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    Do you mind if I show off three of my favorites?

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    Pictures do not do these knives justice.
     
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    I want one of these next. IMG_20170211_165426.jpg
     
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    @dub that one is black and green linen micarta if I remember correctly.
     
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    @bowitis post up all you'd like brother! The more the merrier. Like I said earlier most of ya'll are better with a camera than I am.
     
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    That's the one I was talking about. Love that handle. Looks grey in the picture.
     
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    What are the specs on that? Price? Sheaths?
     
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    @dub that is a Bitterroot model with a little more belly added to the blade. It is the same price also.
     
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    I don't know why I'm even asking since I'm way over my toy budget but what kind of sheaths? Leather or Kydex?
     
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    Leather. All my sheaths are leather, I'm not setup to do kydex.
     
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    Love my Bowie.

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    Keep up the good work humanly !
    I hate auto correct!!
    Keep up the good work hamanky!!
     
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    That is an awesome looking knife. The grain is perfect
     
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    my left hand went into paroxysms of joy when i looked at these photos ...
     
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    Here's a couple more that are getting ready to head to their new homes.
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    And this one.
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    This is all you get to see till it stops raining and flooding...
     
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    Sorry it's been so quite here lately, work has been crazy this tI'm of year. But I did manage to get a couple of customs finished up the other day.
    Thanks, Joe Hay
     
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    A couple of spine shots, both of these are 3/32" 01. I am really impressed with how well the thinner blades hold up and they make a nice light knife to pack.
    Thanks, Joe Hay
     
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    Your knives are beautiful. The Bitterroot with the high convex grind is especially tempting.
    Very nice work; added to my "want one" list.
    -Paul
     
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    @Phantom X did it ever stop raining and flooding?
    I would like to see more of this knife,. It looks familiar...
     
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    I posted pics in the in use thread. My photobucket account duplicated several images and the duplicates I deleted happened to be the ones I linked.
     
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    Here's the most recent East Fork that I've finished up and sent to its new home. The stabilized pinecone came out pretty sweet I thought!
    Thanks for looking,
    Joe Hay
     
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    Don't forget your Good Knife

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    This is a custom drop point, convex grind hunter I just finished up.
    Thanks,
    Joe Hay
     
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    Here are a few pictures of the latest one I finished up this morning. Uwharrie model with od green micarta handle.
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    Thanks for looking!
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    i like that hunter ...
     
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    Beautiful work. I reached out to you a while back. I would like to restart our conversation on a custom.
     
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    Make that two of us who like that hunter!
    Really nice work.
     
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    Thought here would be an okay place to ask what sort of steels you have been using? and if you aren't using stainless steels, would you consider trying some?

    I ask since not many custom makers here or elsewhere consider stainless steel but humid climates are very common.
     
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    You do some very nice work.
     
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    IMG_0095.JPG IMG_0093.JPG Here's a couple quick pictures of two I'm working on now. Hope to finish these up wit leather after I get back off. Vacation so I can start a couple more customs.
    Thanks for looking,
    Joe Hay
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    Dang, there's more awesomeness in this thread than a fella could shake a stick at... you do beautiful work brother!!!

    I thought you had slacked off making since I hadn't seen any knives posted, then I noticed the dates on some of these posts... turns out I'm the one that's been slacking by not noticing! :eek: Sorry bro, I thought I had subbed this thread, got-r-done now.
     
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    Both look great, but the bottom one really floats my boat. That's a beautiful design.
     
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    I really like the 2nd knife in the first set of picktures. Do you still make that model?
     
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