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My new pretty

Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:44 pm
by Blackbird
Okay I've still got to get the fittings cast and the grip carved but this is my new damascus dagger blade


Damn its lovley bigwetkiss Pics of the waxes and grip when their carved in DIY of course, and the bronzes when I get them.

Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 9:00 pm
by Big Lazy
Ooooh very nice indeedy, I see from the mark where you got it from too ;)

Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 9:10 pm
by Blackbird
lol yea, shame I left that packet of monster munch in shot eh :oops:

Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 11:17 pm
by Moon
Sweet looking blade Beeb...looking forward to the finished project.

Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2007 11:37 pm
by wabhimself
*starts to slabber of the beautifulness* mmmmmmmmmmmmmm......
monster munch :>
although seriously....that is a mighty fine blade beeb, lookin forward to seeing what you done handle wise for it

Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2007 8:39 pm
by Blackbird
Cheers all, still deciding on what wood to use. I gots me lots off diff stuff to chose from at the mo and also do I leave it simple or care the hell outta it :D

Posted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:15 am
by darksun_uk
lovely looking blade,

kind regards

Posted: Thu Feb 22, 2007 10:26 pm
by sprout
Nice blade BB, similar shape to my sykes one, cant wait to see what you do with the handle :D

Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 12:42 am
by Blackbird
Been working on the waxes fer the bronze fittings, finished the crossguard piece and the sodding thing cracked while I was melting the hole fer the tang :GGG treated the thing with kid gloves the whole way through and it still cracked :cry:

Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 12:45 am
by Blackbird

Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 12:16 pm
by Barry the Time Sprout
nice work "MASTER OF WAX" :D

Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:25 pm
by Blackbird
lol cheers, I'm talking to someone about getting them cast but hes not surre about their historical acuracy.

Posted: Wed Apr 04, 2007 6:13 pm
by Cybermoose
very nice BB!

Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2007 12:12 am
by Blackbird
Danka, hopeing to get the castings back mid to end of the month.

Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2007 10:34 pm
by eagle1
amazing keep up the good work. :D