I think Tim is a really under appreciated guy in the world of knife modifications. He does really nice work and is a great guy.
Yours looks great!
Nick sounds like a quality sandwich. You're definitely a busy baker. Might consider picking up a 1/4 carbon steel sheet for your oven. It releases heat
This is sold pending funds...thanks all!
My guess would be that it alludes to the Hiromoto being thin enough already that it didn't need or couldn't benefit from additional thinning....