Hollow Handle Knives and Other Classics (All Randalls Qualify)

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  1. STPNWLF

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    BLACK on BLACK
    I'll take it :D
     
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    I wish I had one for myself!:D
     
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    M8 Devastator in CPM154, with Tanker Grey GunKote. Sharpening rod and matchsafe finished to match.[​IMG]

    Sam
     
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    Wow, what a beautiful beast of a knife!
    Super nice setup.

    Curious about the balance of hollow handled knives... (Never had the chance to handle one yet) Are the a bit tail heavy compared to 'full tang' knives? Does that change with bigger blades like this one? Or are they about the same in how the are balanced?
     
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    ........... now that is a knife ..!! :D
     
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    Sheath and accessories doesn't look too shabby either :cool:
     
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    Thank you very much!

    To your question about balance, well, within reason you can do it about however you like. This model is a little blade heavy since it is designed to chop well. Pictured below is one that I made to be a "light chopper," so I brought the balance back closer to the guard.

    [​IMG]

    Sam

     
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    Lol, agreed!!:D:D:)

    Thank you, I was quite pleased, as was the client. Much appreciated!:):)

    Sam
     
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