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    Damascus gyoto WIP.

    Heres one we have been working on this week. Its profiled and am getting ready to HT. Here are the specs so far. any comments or suggestions are welcomed.

    OAL 347mm or 13 5/8"
    blade is 228mm or aprox 9"
    heel height is 49mm, 1 7/8"
    spine is 2.7mm thick.

    This one is getting matching damascus bolsters and Honduran rosewood burl handles.

    Thanks for looking.
    Randy



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    Nice profile and pattern on the damascus.
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    Coming along nicely Randy! I like the damascus pattern and the profile is spot on!

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    I like the damascus pattern and the edge profile. I think I'd shave some off the top so it has more of a point on the tip.

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    Thanks guys.. Im happy to say this one made it through HT and is straight as a arrow!

    Ill try and post more pics as I progress on this one..

    Randy

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    looks great!

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    Damn nice Randy!!! Great looking knife

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    Thanks guys! I made a little headway on this yesterday.. Ill get some new pics posted today

    Again thanks for looking and the kind comments.

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    I love it when a plan comes together.. Here are a few pics of the blade after the main grinds, and etched.. Next I will add Thorn and vine filework along the spine. Then make the matching damascus bolsters..

    Randy



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    Great looking knife, I really like the profile.
    What is the grind?

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