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    A new project, a set with meteorite and ivory

    One of the forum members has commissioned a 3 piece set of paring knife, petty and gyuto in a patterned meteorite damascus.
    He has given me permission to do a WIP as well.
    Enjoy the ride!
    The meteorite.
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    Holy crap!
    one man gathers what another man spills...

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    Woowoo! I think this'll be a pretty cool project
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    Wow - this is going to be interesting. I'm looking forward to seeing how you smelt that rock.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chinacats View Post
    Holy crap!
    I was thinking it looked more like a flying turd.
    "So you want to be a vegetarian? Hitler was a vegetarian and look at how he turned out."

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    Quote Originally Posted by El Pescador View Post
    I was thinking it looked more like a flying turd.


    This is going to be awesome.

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    This reeks of Alchemy!!!
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    Too cool. Is that a Gibeon meteorite and is it big enough to maybe get some thin slices out of the center to use as buttcap material?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ******* View Post
    Too cool. Is that a Gibeon meteorite and is it big enough to maybe get some thin slices out of the center to use as buttcap material?
    No it's Campo de Cielo, haven't had any Gibeon for awhile, it's gotten a bit pricey. Of course none of this stuff is cheap.
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    Thats awesome! I would love to see pictures of the end results.

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