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Towards 0.1 Micron

Beware, here be Dragons! 
• 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.

340 8,049 October 07, 2015 09:37AM

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.

58 908 October 02, 2015 06:56PM

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.

218 4,710 October 06, 2015 03:43PM

I am kind of a big deal.

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

148 2,872 October 06, 2015 08:45PM

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

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

14 731 September 21, 2015 09:20PM

Game over, man! Game over!

Passarounds which have closed, either due to completion or never started to to lack of interest due to very lame knives being suggested.

11 688 June 19, 2015 10:36AM

The Rosetta Stone

The results of the T0.1 micron mule project.

9 204 August 23, 2015 11:03AM
• The Pit Topics Posts Last Post

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.

149 2,197 October 02, 2015 07:53AM


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

385 6,762 October 07, 2015 10:07AM
• 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.

34 525 October 02, 2015 05:57PM

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.

593 9,291 October 07, 2015 12:52AM

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.

166 2,002 October 04, 2015 08:01PM
• 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.

350 6,521 October 06, 2015 07:20PM

The Wood Shed

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

312 6,677 October 07, 2015 01:44AM

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.

5 14 February 23, 2015 06:08PM

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.

1 116 June 26, 2015 07:29AM