Since I do not have an empty room for all my things, setting the tray, filling it up with water, and then doing the reveres was quite waste of time IMHO.
On one off my Kato it has. Nothing too terrible, just the cost sometimes of having the high of a heat treatment.
Regarding mikemac's comment if he is using a drill-stop collar raising that will result in lowering the pivot and angle, so you're both right.
Think we (I) need to see more of that knife too!
maybe after kostantinos who is also in MD finishes, the pair goes back bill13 followed by the gathering? Should be just in time.