PFK Saya Colour Change

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PFK Saya Colour Change

Post by Jaques » Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:33 pm

A few months back I was growing bored of my PFK, I already had a black katana in the form of my far superior Cold Steel sword and so decided to take the paint off the saya. Ended up with what was actually quite nice wood underneath so I gave it a light coat of stain and its looks pretty good. Was thinking about giving it one final adjustment and repainting it - what colours would you guys recommend looks good?

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Post by Blackbird » Fri Jun 09, 2006 4:37 pm

Personally I like red :D

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Post by Angelus » Fri Jun 09, 2006 4:40 pm

Just bear in mine that the saya will have to match up with the colour of the tsuka

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Post by Jaques » Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:20 pm

Angelus wrote:Just bear in mine that the saya will have to match up with the colour of the tsuka
I dont see any particular reason why it should, I have nothing against contrast.

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Post by Angelus » Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:22 pm

Fair enough just my opinion

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Post by Jaques » Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:26 pm

Its mostly cause I lack the skill and funds to change the Tsuka ito and same :D

I was thinking crimson or burgandy might be nice myself. Deep blue is always an option too.

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Post by Moon » Sat Jun 10, 2006 2:42 am

Jaques wrote:I was thinking crimson or burgandy might be nice myself. Deep blue is always an option too.
I'm tempted to suggest pink and white 'candy stripe' but as it's a serious forum..."deep blue" is an option that sounds good to me...fwiw.

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Post by Blackbird » Sat Jun 10, 2006 9:41 am

Moon wrote:
Jaques wrote:I was thinking crimson or burgandy might be nice myself. Deep blue is always an option too.
I'm tempted to suggest pink and white 'candy stripe' but as it's a serious forum..."deep blue" is an option that sounds good to me...fwiw.
>runs off to buy a cheep chinese kat from ebay so she can try that< with white same and pink wrap and and enameled disk fer the tusba that striped like a cremosa lollipop :D

Hell I'm not kidding Ied do that......... wouldnt keep it but Ied certainly make it. :D

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Post by Jaques » Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:02 pm

Sounds like about the most horrific misuse of a sword thats possible! :>

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Post by Big Lazy » Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:13 pm

If you guys remember I once painted my PPK saya red and it looked pretty darn good but then I made a mess of it when I applied the lacquer. I then sanded it down to its bare wood and applied a thin coat of varnish to bring out the stain and I've kept it that way since (H)

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Post by Lexxorcist » Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:16 pm

Blackbird wrote: >runs off to buy a cheep chinese kat from ebay so she can try that< with white same and pink wrap and and enameled disk fer the tusba that striped like a cremosa lollipop :D

Hell I'm not kidding Ied do that......... wouldnt keep it but Ied certainly make it. :D
No need to buy one, I'll let you do my rusty one free of charge and you can return it after. ;)

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Post by Big Lazy » Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:21 pm

Lexxorcist wrote:No need to buy one, I'll let you do my rusty one free of charge and you can return it after. ;)
Are you talking about a sword here or a part of your anatomy????? (H)

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Post by Lexxorcist » Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:43 pm

Larny Boy wrote:
Lexxorcist wrote:No need to buy one, I'll let you do my rusty one free of charge and you can return it after. ;)
Are you talking about a sword here or a part of your anatomy????? (H)
I'll leave that one open :>

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Post by 2841981 » Sat Jun 10, 2006 6:49 pm

well, if bb offers, whos lex to deny a goddess?

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Post by Blackbird » Sun Jun 11, 2006 10:02 am

Lexxorcist wrote:
Blackbird wrote: >runs off to buy a cheep chinese kat from ebay so she can try that< with white same and pink wrap and and enameled disk fer the tusba that striped like a cremosa lollipop :D

Hell I'm not kidding Ied do that......... wouldnt keep it but Ied certainly make it. :D
No need to buy one, I'll let you do my rusty one free of charge and you can return it after. ;)
Actually I was thinking I could do wonders with that rusty piece of crap :D (K)

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