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  1. childermass liked Dhoff's post in the thread How to be a good seller on BST.

    Be honest! secondly be honest! thirdly, be honest! (not that I think you wont be, but to me this is the most important point of all in a...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 6:15 AM
  2. childermass liked daddy yo yo's post in the thread What will you spend $1000 on?.

    I have enough knives (my most recent buy is from today). I’d buy a ticket to Tokyo and eat at Jiro‘s.

    Feb 19, 2020 at 11:37 AM
  3. childermass liked Jon-cal's post in the thread Fujiwara teruyasu (TF) knives.

    It’s included I think. You just need to specify whether you’re right or left handed so you get the correct bend

    Feb 19, 2020 at 10:08 AM
  4. childermass replied to the thread What will you spend $1000 on?.

    I would spend the 1k plus a little extra on a decent belt grinder and start making my own knives :)

    Feb 19, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  5. childermass replied to the thread Need help for choosing JNAT.

    That‘s not so easy to generalize. Sure fine particles are packed closer thus making the stone more dense but that does not essentially...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 8:01 PM
  6. childermass liked Xenif's post in the thread Need help for choosing JNAT.

    May I ask what we are trying to achieve here? I feel the stone choices are all over the place ... Are we using this as a final...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  7. childermass replied to the thread Need help for choosing JNAT.

    Shiki Uchigumori are closer to Suita than Uchigumori and are capable sharpeners. They are said to leave a nicer finish but I have never...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 12:20 PM
  8. childermass replied to the thread Need help for choosing JNAT.

    Lots of interesting options here. I have used Shiki Uchigumori from Maruo in the past and they are good stones even for beginners. I...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 11:57 AM
  9. childermass replied to the thread SOLD Unknown natural finisher -price drop-.

    spf

    Feb 18, 2020 at 4:49 AM
  10. childermass liked Elliot's post in the thread Flipper alert.

    Though there has been lots of muck tossed around, I actually agree with the mods here. I like this thread and the education it can...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 6:50 PM
  11. childermass liked Dave Martell's post in the thread Fujiwara teruyasu (TF) knives.

    This thread is going to mess with noobs for years to come. :D

    Feb 17, 2020 at 6:48 PM
  12. childermass replied to the thread Withdrawn left handed Watanabe 180 Mioroshi Deba -last price drop-.

    Had too much time to think about this and decided to just keep it.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 11:32 AM
  13. childermass replied to the thread WTS Hinoura 180mm Hakata -price drop-.

    drop to 165€ (~179$)

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:11 AM
  14. childermass replied to the thread SOLD Unknown natural finisher -price drop-.

    drop to 260€ (~280$)

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:08 AM
  15. childermass replied to the thread SOLD Shig. Funayuki & Toyama Stainless Clad 210mm Gyuto.

    I have to say that’s the first Shig that ever tempted me. I really enjoy what you did with this blade. So sad that the funds say 'no'. glws

    Feb 15, 2020 at 7:41 PM
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