I had a boker plus Optima at one point which has an interchangable knife/saw blade and was a hell of a knife for the price. https://www.moonrakerknives.co.uk/shop/folding-knives/plus-optima-black
Also this looks nice https://heinnie.com/schrade-old-timer-buzz-saw-trapper
Glad to hear it Woody girl. I'll keep an eye out in the future for your gardening/food posts. Like many we've got back into the gardening again over the last couple of months, but the wife's in charge of that I just do the donkey jobs digging, mowing etc. I'm not green fingered at all but it's...
Cheers TLM I had planned for the handle end to be quite a different shape but the balance point kept creeping forward and so i decided not to remove any more wood. Thankfully it does do the job- though looks a bit funny! :O_O:
Where is everybody?! Traffic seems to have gone really slow on this forum- I thought this post would have generated quite a bit of banter. Anyone else noticed that there seems to be much fewer posts and comments recently? :angelic2:
In keeping with the current theme of big blades heres a pic of the Leuku (Brisa blade and Masur Birch) I am just finishing off. It's my first (owning and making) and I love it! I had to put it to work on some green wood when I got the handle shaped.
Here's what I've just made with an SS Polar Whittler blade. I made it in memory of my Dad who recently passed away and named it Ogar, after a motorglider he used to fly and loved. I was chuffed how it came out.
Thanks for the input bud. I've actually got a lauri PT Whittler blade that I'm getting round to putting a handle on and am really interested to see how it fares. I like the black finish of lauri carbon but like the size and shape of the Helle odel- but not the polished steel! (Oh what dilemmas I...
No disrespect intended dude. I was wondering about these reviewers who have had problems with the knife. I reckon you'll be very pleased with yours when you get it. I've not had one but have had a jakaripuukko and it was awesome!