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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.

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472 10,934 January 07, 2021 05:56PM

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.

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78 1,174 August 23, 2020 04:01PM

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.

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227 5,047 November 30, 2020 10:20PM

I am kind of a big deal.

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

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394 6,221 January 18, 2021 03:16AM

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

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

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26 1,019 November 13, 2018 09:10AM

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.

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11 695 February 03, 2016 04:42PM

The Rosetta Stone

The results of the T0.1 micron mule project.

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9 210 November 09, 2015 08:03PM
• 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.

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199 2,916 November 08, 2020 02:26PM

TuneUp's

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

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757 11,176 January 19, 2021 02:01AM
• 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.

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58 753 August 04, 2020 09:00AM

Metallurgy or Metalfantasy?

Critical review of non-peer reviewed literature, blog posts, YT videos, etc. .

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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.

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1,187 13,078 January 16, 2021 10:39AM

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.

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231 2,562 August 07, 2020 06:39AM
• 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.

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412 7,528 December 10, 2020 11:27AM

The Wood Shed

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

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438 15,101 January 18, 2021 07:45AM

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.

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6 16 February 15, 2016 08:42PM

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.

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1 116 June 26, 2015 07:29AM