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Towards 0.1 Micron

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• Opinions, Feedback - perspectives on use. Topics Posts Last Post

Say hello to my little friend!

You may be boring, your knives probably are not, so introduce them.

258 5,897 December 19, 2014 12:44PM

No safe queens

She has a little patina, maybe even some rust, some scratches, point may be rounded, edge may not be perfect, handle may have a little few cracks and dings, but you know her inside and out - so let us know as well with a review from your own unique perspective.

47 741 November 29, 2014 07:47PM

Shill free zone

She has a few miles, not enough for a full road report, but some interesting results have popped on her performance that you need to share.

217 4,402 December 19, 2014 11:23PM

I am kind of a big deal.

Your perspectives on knife performance, observations you have made, questions you ponder, conclusions you have reached.

85 1,735 December 15, 2014 08:12AM

Observer Bias - we don't need no observer bias!

Where the evaluation group evaluates; discusses results, methods, and ideally reaches an actual consensus.

24 1,162 December 18, 2014 11:04AM

The Rosetta Stone

The results of the T0.1 micron mule project.

5 127 December 19, 2014 07:07PM
• The Pit Topics Posts Last Post

How sharp is it?

Discussion of Dan's sharpening jig, feedback, results, commentary - R&D.

4 25 April 11, 2014 08:28PM

Under the hammer (or in front of the grinder)

Fame, fortune and riches await; materials and methods for the ancient craft of functional edged tools.

105 1,439 December 18, 2014 07:52PM


Sharpening, restoration, modifications and all manner of emergency cpr as required to get her back in fighting condition.

274 4,436 December 20, 2014 12:33AM
• For when you want to know what you need to know it Topics Posts Last Post

Bro, do you even science?

Beware, here be facts! For the discussion of peer reviewed literature.

17 159 December 19, 2014 03:13AM

Things to read in Denver when you're dead.

Interesting articles about knives, academic and otherwise, or simply a post, video, thread or any other manner of reference to an interesting bit of information which deserves some appreciation.

495 8,150 December 19, 2014 06:06PM

When you can't have a lightsabre

Highlights of maybe not so well known makers, manufacturers or simply maybe an interesting or simply unusual knife from a not so unusual source.

137 1,696 December 19, 2014 06:43AM
• And now for something completely different ... Topics Posts Last Post

Nothing under the microscope

What you like, what you don't like, a little bit of knife humor from the internets ... just chatting about knives.

288 5,146 December 19, 2014 09:55PM

The Wood Shed

Relax, sit back, and remember - where ever you go, there you are.

232 4,306 December 19, 2014 08:38PM

Breaking the fourth wall

Congratulations, you have entered your own personal reality as you can't obey one simple rule - don't make things personal. If you ever want to rejoin the rest of the world we are always waiting.

4 8 September 14, 2014 09:10AM

The great golden crocoduck hunt

Not unlike the banana, the atheists nightmare, these threads have descended into the NONscience which all too often propagates through the realm of knife making and using.

1 112 October 14, 2014 10:29AM