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Instagram post 2199711285122083290_1584534466 Low contrast damascus axe head. 1075, 1084, 1095, and 15n20 steels. #axe #hiking #camping #hatchet

Low contrast damascus axe head. 1075, 1084, 1095, and 15n20 steels. #axe #hiking #camping #hatchet ...

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Instagram post 2199445650781563959_1584534466 The completed mystery object. Damascus steel and fine silver. Oh dragon’s fire, you never disappoint. #wearableart #damascussteel #handmade #newhampshire

The completed mystery object. Damascus steel and fine silver. Oh dragon’s fire, you never disappoint. #wearableart #damascussteel #handmade #newhampshire ...

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Instagram post 2198268982910204605_1584534466 What’s he making now? #fivehead #shiny #objects #handmade

What’s he making now? #fivehead #shiny #objects #handmade ...

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Instagram post 2198001191548094406_1584534466 Working on a little wa (octagonal) paring knife handle in some PURPLE @mad_scientist_knife_scales maple burl this morning. #stabilizedwood #paringknife #knifeskills #luxurylife

Working on a little wa (octagonal) paring knife handle in some PURPLE @mad_scientist_knife_scales maple burl this morning. #stabilizedwood #paringknife #knifeskills #luxurylife ...

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Hot tub time. ~1500° molten salt. #fire #heattreat #axe #science ...

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Mmmmm. #axe #hatchet #bladesmith #blacksmith ...

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Instagram post 2194370169489217330_1584534466 Puukko! This was a very fun custom order for me. I just love puukkos! #puukko #knife #customknives #finland

Puukko! This was a very fun custom order for me. I just love puukkos! #puukko #knife #customknives #finland ...

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Instagram post 2193631191223920329_1584534466 Here is a 7-bar damascus nakiri! 6 bars of twist pattern, with a dragon’s fire edge. @mad_scientist_knife_scales burl for the handle. Not gonna lie, I’m particularly fond of this one. #nakiri #cheflife🔪 #chef #handmade

Here is a 7-bar damascus nakiri! 6 bars of twist pattern, with a dragon’s fire edge. @mad_scientist_knife_scales burl for the handle. Not gonna lie, I’m particularly fond of this one. #nakiri #cheflife🔪 #chef #handmade ...

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Another nakiri(ish) piece! #cheflife #culinaryinstituteofamerica #knifeskills #luxurylife ...

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Instagram post 2192955393689023433_1584534466 275mm damascus yanagi ba! This type of knife is used in the preparation of sushi. This one is 220 layer damascus steel, with @mad_scientist_knife_scales green and purple dyed & stabilized maple burl. #yanagiba #sushi #sushilovers #handmade

275mm damascus yanagi ba! This type of knife is used in the preparation of sushi. This one is 220 layer damascus steel, with @mad_scientist_knife_scales green and purple dyed & stabilized maple burl. #yanagiba #sushi #sushilovers #handmade ...

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Instagram post 2192469763146219303_1584534466 Here’s a puukko blade I just finished up! The damascus is a three-bar configuration of 180-layer twist. It’s a powerful little blade. #puukko #knives #damascussteel #customart

Here’s a puukko blade I just finished up! The damascus is a three-bar configuration of 180-layer twist. It’s a powerful little blade. #puukko #knives #damascussteel #customart ...

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Instagram post 2192197201837372998_1584534466 @mad_scientist_knife_scales mail call with some RED material for a few very specific upcoming projects. The colors this guy gets are wild. #stabilizedwood #knifemakers #luxury #details

@mad_scientist_knife_scales mail call with some RED material for a few very specific upcoming projects. The colors this guy gets are wild. #stabilizedwood #knifemakers #luxury #details ...

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Instagram post 2190742925961178216_1584534466 An 8” damascus nakiri blade. This marks my first seven-bar composite pattern, comprising six bars of 180-layer twist and a seventh that is essentially 1/2 of dragon’s fire. #nakiri #cheflife #damascussteel #mastersmith

An 8” damascus nakiri blade. This marks my first seven-bar composite pattern, comprising six bars of 180-layer twist and a seventh that is essentially 1/2 of dragon’s fire. #nakiri #cheflife #damascussteel #mastersmith ...

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Instagram post 2190031162647131376_1584534466 These things are downright devilish to grind. Looks simple, but the sweeping shape of the edge, combined with the position of the handle and the thinness of@the blade makes it deceptively tricky. #leatherwork #leatherworking #leatherworkingtools #custommade

These things are downright devilish to grind. Looks simple, but the sweeping shape of the edge, combined with the position of the handle and the thinness of@the blade makes it deceptively tricky. #leatherwork #leatherworking #leatherworkingtools #custommade ...

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Instagram post 2188581375464784626_1584534466 Couple crusty damascus billets. These are for a fun project for some of my favorite customers. #forging #tools #makeit #project

Couple crusty damascus billets. These are for a fun project for some of my favorite customers. #forging #tools #makeit #project ...

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Instagram post 2186422092921029818_1584534466 Some pucker-factor involved in freehanding this four-plane juncture on the 1” wheel. #grit #metalworker #studio #integralknife

Some pucker-factor involved in freehanding this four-plane juncture on the 1” wheel. #grit #metalworker #studio #integralknife ...

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Instagram post 2185702569389460150_1584534466 Working on some @mad_scientist_knife_scales burl today, shaping up a sleek, planar handle. I love this material. #stabilizedwood #knifelife #mastersmith #workingtools

Working on some @mad_scientist_knife_scales burl today, shaping up a sleek, planar handle. I love this material. #stabilizedwood #knifelife #mastersmith #workingtools ...

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