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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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475 10,953 June 21, 2021 08:43AM

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 1,184 March 12, 2021 12:29AM

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 December 01, 2020 05:20AM

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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395 6,264 August 01, 2021 07:32PM

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 04:10PM

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 11:42PM

The Rosetta Stone

The results of the T0.1 micron mule project.

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9 210 November 10, 2015 03:03AM
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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 2,919 June 08, 2021 02:16AM

TuneUp's

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

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762 11,218 July 27, 2021 03:22AM
• 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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59 755 April 05, 2021 01:37AM

Metallurgy or Metalfantasy?

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

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1 1 July 19, 2021 05:11PM

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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1,189 13,095 July 27, 2021 08:41PM

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 01:39PM
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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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413 7,545 March 26, 2021 04:18PM

The Wood Shed

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

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440 15,427 August 01, 2021 07:50PM

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 16, 2016 03:42AM

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 02:29PM