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    Murray Carter Book

    Have you guys seen that Murray has a book out now?

    You can score it on Amazon pretty cheap.

    Bladesmithing with Murray Carter: Modern Application of Traditional Techniques

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    Sweet! Getting it now

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    I've just bought one too, also available on amazon uk, which was a shock. He really looks the spitting image of Ray Mears on the cover there.

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    I read it and liked it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JMJones View Post
    I read it and liked it.
    Did you find much useful information in the book from a maker's perspective?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JMJones View Post
    I read it and liked it.
    Yeah. Why'd you like it?

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    From a maker perspective, I wouldnt say that there was much of anything revealed that is not pretty much common knowlege. However for less than 20 bucks, it was enjoyable to read, had tons of pics and whenever reading or watching someone who is a master of thier craft, you will always pick some stuff up.

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    Thanks!

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    I will be getting this for christmas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike Davis View Post
    I will be getting this for christmas.
    +1
    It's like my ol' grandpappy used to say; "The less one makes declarative statements, the less apt he is to look a fool in retrospect"

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