Polished Up and Ready to Go!

Polished Up and Ready to Go!

It’s been a busy few weeks but I managed to finish the Arizona Desert Ironwood hunting knife, W 22.  Really pleased with the way it turned out. Related posts: Starting a Desert Ironwood Hunting Knife Filework’s Finished on the Arizona Desert Ironwood Blade...
Finishing Up the Custom Sheath for W22

Finishing Up the Custom Sheath for W22

The finished sheath is now dyed and I am making a final check on the fit before applying the keeper strap to W22.  Last things to do are to etch my “maker’s mark” on the blade, sharpen it and give it a final polish. Related posts: Starting a Desert...
Starting a Desert Ironwood Hunting Knife

Starting a Desert Ironwood Hunting Knife

One of my favorite handle materials is Desert Ironwood – it’s super dense and has the property of chatoyance. I have a nice piece tucked away – time to use it!  My newest knife W22 is a clip point hunter and the Ironwood is going to look fantastic on it.  I’ve cut out...