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Quitle
05-23-2013, 03:26 PM
So i have been lurking and reading up for a couple weeks now and decided to get my first real knife. I'm i novice cook so to me a couple hundred dollars for one knife seemed alot. But one i received my Tanaka I realized these knives are also works of art. So just wanted to say hello and show my purchase.

https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/RRprMUmFAvp-nLkHxBMw6kvyc09r-yXN-eZe6K3lu_0?feat=directlink

https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/u-dOQYFU2Uwqn1QLdrT5Qkvyc09r-yXN-eZe6K3lu_0?feat=directlink

Dream Burls
05-23-2013, 03:33 PM
Welcome aboard. Unfortunately, I think you need a certain amount of post before you're eligible to post photos.

Lefty
05-23-2013, 03:39 PM
No pics, but great choice!

rdm_magic
05-23-2013, 03:48 PM
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-fV_wkzwwATs/UZ5HWnfZCXI/AAAAAAAAAC8/eAc75u7h4oM/s576/IMAG0574.jpg

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-7U5XMvvLQeQ/UZ5HT8C85UI/AAAAAAAAACU/lhpNl44V7OY/s576/IMAG0578.jpg

There ya go.

bkultra
05-23-2013, 03:57 PM
Welcome to the forums and the addiction. Nice start

Quitle
05-23-2013, 04:02 PM
Thanks rdm_magic for posting for me! And thanks all for the welcomes. It is truly addicting and i LOVE it.

Jmadams13
05-23-2013, 04:38 PM
Welcome to what my fiancÚ likes call "forum of enablers".

cclin
05-23-2013, 04:48 PM
:welcome2: Tanaka gyuto is great Bang for the buck knife, good choice for the first J knife

jai
05-23-2013, 04:54 PM
i have the same knife and after easing the spine and choil and thinning a bit is a really solid performer

GlassEye
05-23-2013, 06:07 PM
Welcome. Nice choice.

sharkbite111
05-23-2013, 08:56 PM
I have that one too! Absolutely love it :)

Enjoy!

Chris

Lefty
05-23-2013, 09:17 PM
See the pics now. Great choice...again....

mc2442
05-24-2013, 12:28 AM
Welcome aboard!

don
05-24-2013, 12:36 AM
Welcome!

bikehunter
05-24-2013, 11:10 AM
Welcome

ejd53
05-24-2013, 11:51 AM
Welcome, prepare your wallet for destruction...muahhaahahahahaa:justkidding:

James
05-29-2013, 01:00 AM
Welcome! If you like your arm hair and a full wallet, you may not want to hang around here too much :biggrin:

tk59
05-29-2013, 01:45 AM
Good choice. :)

panda
05-29-2013, 03:11 AM
i went through a bunch of knives before i got a tanaka, you are starting off on the right step!

ChiliPepper
05-29-2013, 06:01 AM
Welcome! You'll love this new hobby, just invest in a safe, put your wallet in it and give your partner the keys!!