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02-20-2012, 08:27 PM
Just wanted to say hello. Was looking for some kitchen knives in the last months and found this great forum. I am born in Hamburg, Germany and my wife and I live in Frankfurt since three years. I am not a professional but I cook every day. More eyperienced with outdoor-knives. Chris Reeve is a maker I like (the 'Project II' was my first real quality knife, now I go outdoors with the much smaller 'Professional Soldier').
End of last year my wifes favourite small Santoku died and I started to look for kitchen knives, which will last. Had a couple of e-mail-conversations with custom knife-makers, but waiting lists seem to be long (if orders are accepted at all). We went for two knives from Kevin Wilkins (a Ryback Bushcrafter with orange grips and a Mytuko Major). They are in use since a couple of days and the first impression is really good. What a fun to cook with good knives! First time I experience this (the new 60x40x4cm white synthetic chopping board nearly doubles the fun).
I am still looking for a large Chef Knife. I really like Kevin Wilkins Ryback Series 2, but in the moment his grip colours do not fit. I will post a thread 'Series 2-like Chef knife?' later in the forum.
I am not a native speaker, be patient with a simple Frankfurt boy. Greetings from Germany and all the best for this nice Forum!

02-20-2012, 08:34 PM
Welcome! Lots of knowledge and helpful people here.

sachem allison
02-20-2012, 08:45 PM

02-20-2012, 08:55 PM
Herzlisch willkomme.

02-20-2012, 08:56 PM

Hax the Cook CLEAVERS RULE!!! :D

02-20-2012, 08:57 PM
Erbarmen, zu spät, die Hessen kommen......

02-20-2012, 09:42 PM
Welcome to the Knut House!

02-20-2012, 09:50 PM
Welcome Ogden!

HHH Knives
02-20-2012, 10:48 PM

02-20-2012, 10:59 PM
Welcome to the forum! I lived down the road from you in Lahr for 2 1/2 years!

Dave Martell
02-21-2012, 02:15 AM
Welcome :)

03-13-2012, 03:59 PM
Welcome from Vienna :)

03-13-2012, 06:03 PM
Welcome :knife:

03-13-2012, 10:51 PM

sachem allison
03-13-2012, 10:57 PM

03-20-2012, 06:41 PM
welcome /\/\
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03-23-2012, 08:03 PM
Welcome to your new obsession! :biggrin: