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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Fri Apr 20, 2012 7:15 pm

here you go moaning minnie

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heres a couple of inhand shots to give an idea of its size if you look carefully at the pic below you,ll just see the buttcap below my hand
the circumference of the handle is just short of 5 inches the handle is made up of dyed bone(the redish bits hardwood the light brown bits and black buffallo horn
the black spacers and brass buttcap and brass finger guard)

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Re: damascus blade

Post by adam4472 » Fri Apr 20, 2012 8:22 pm

blade i find myself less looking at your blade and more looking at that amazing sword collection in the background

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Geordie Ross » Fri Apr 20, 2012 8:48 pm

Lol me too, I want your house, write me into your will uncle Michael :)

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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Fri Apr 20, 2012 10:04 pm

adam/geordie
what you see on the wardrobe is

1 paul chen scottish broadsword for renacting ei real blaDE BUT BLUNTED ON THE EDGE
2BASKETHILTED CHIAVONA BROADSWORD BY COLD STEEL
3 paul chen basket hilted backsword
4 paul chen bastard sword two hander
5 coldsteel two handed great sword
6 paul chen scottish claymore
7 masahiro reverse bladed katana
7 marto duncan mcleod katana
8kawashima shirisaya katana
9 himalayan imports bowie called the sher attitude (custom made)
10 rehandled masahiro morpheous katana
11 a couple of custom damascus bladed bowies(one of which is willed to geordie)
12 a paul chen engraved renaisance dagger (rare piece no longer made)
13 the worlds largest folder (unknown maker)
14 a few bits and pieces(small khukuries etc )

heres a couple of the better pieces
the cold steel great sword

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the paul chen scottish claymore on the right
the paul chen albrecht 2nd hand and a half

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scottish basket hilted backsword by paul chen
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the chiavona broadsword by cold steel (also known as the baskethilted horsemans sword)
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ok guys if any ones interested heres a bit of an infomercial about some pakistani damascus blades

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbskyTgqAvE

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Re: damascus blade

Post by adam4472 » Sat Apr 21, 2012 2:36 am

What about the katana's on that wall rack
and me is coming to your house during the zombie apocalypse so we can do this -> :CHAIN

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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Sat Apr 21, 2012 11:18 am

oh boy if i was to start listing all the we would be here all week but suffice to say the are some of the better paul chen pieces some by masahiro
some by musashi plus a few ryumon pieces some of the chen pieces are the shinto the wind and thunder the chen momo saru (one of only 500 made)

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top to bottom
1 yakamashi by masahiro
2 the blue dragon by masahiro
3 the ebi katana (limited edition)
4 chen mo mo no saru (limited edition of 500)
5the chen shinto
6 the rurouni kenshin sakabato anime reverse blade katana
7&8 the ryumon murasaki daisho (a matched pair of katana and wakasaki)

ok if any ones interested heres the next bowie on order page 6 on large damascus knives
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if anyones interest heres a small piece on damascus blades
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbskyTgqAvE

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Geordie Ross » Sat Apr 21, 2012 1:54 pm

My green eyed monster hates you mick lol

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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:45 pm

well i cant be liked by every body ah well such is life :D

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Geordie Ross » Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:49 pm

Lol I like you but my jealous side would like to burgle your house :twisted:

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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:48 pm

not to worry geordie your second from the top of the list in my will sorry moon got there first when i snuff it you can :GGe all you want

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Geordie Ross » Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:02 pm

Lmao il forge your signature and write it myself :D :twisted:

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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Sun Apr 22, 2012 11:44 am

tell you what geordie the two outside pieces the shiney amber looking pieces are so well done
i belive its some sort of bone thats dyed then polished (probably camel bone) you would swear
down its polished amber it looks that good take a look at the pics on site any that have a ruler
in the pic are made by the same forge see if theres one you like then buy it its a disision you,ll
not regret.
mick :D

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Lone Wolf » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:56 pm

Belated reply to The Blade Master.

I got this one
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Re: damascus blade

Post by the blade master » Sun Apr 22, 2012 8:31 pm

thats a real nice piece lone wolf are those inlays bone

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Re: damascus blade

Post by Geordie Ross » Sun Apr 22, 2012 11:32 pm

Wow that is a very nice piece, master craftsmanship

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