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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #200 on: February 10, 2020, 07:50:11 am »
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #201 on: February 10, 2020, 09:25:35 am »
Kan ek ook inchip hier.
 Ou byle, reshaped en opgedollie. Nuwe stele.


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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #202 on: February 10, 2020, 12:16:00 pm »


Cold steel axe, i drew the design on with paint marker and then etched it into the metal with Ferric Chloride..


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This is just out of this world.  Very nice indeed.   :thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft:

Thanks much, was my first try in etching but like it, using it as my camping axe 🪓
Bought a tomahawk handle because the handle that came with it was a long two handed handle .


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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #203 on: February 10, 2020, 04:44:06 pm »
Found This DIY Axe made from Rebar on Pinterest, Interesting!
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #204 on: February 10, 2020, 06:57:05 pm »
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #205 on: February 10, 2020, 07:49:08 pm »
Kan ek ook inchip hier.
 Ou byle, reshaped en opgedollie. Nuwe stele.


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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #206 on: February 10, 2020, 08:01:54 pm »
Dankie Tom. Hy is oppad Dubai toe
Hier is n foto wat my vrou geneem en onder hande gehad het

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #207 on: February 10, 2020, 08:22:50 pm »
Found This DIY Axe made from Rebar on Pinterest, Interesting!

Seen this and was thinking of attempting to make one.   :patch: :biggrin:
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #208 on: February 10, 2020, 08:29:08 pm »
Found This DIY Axe made from Rebar on Pinterest, Interesting!

Seen this and was thinking of attempting to make one.   :patch:
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #209 on: February 10, 2020, 08:32:38 pm »
Found This DIY Axe made from Rebar on Pinterest, Interesting!

Seen this and was thinking of attempting to make one.   :patch:
Daar is n Youtube video hoe dit gemaak word. Erge tradisionele wapen

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #210 on: February 11, 2020, 06:04:43 am »
Found This DIY Axe made from Rebar on Pinterest, Interesting!

Seen this and was thinking of attempting to make one.   :patch:
Daar is n Youtube video hoe dit gemaak word. Erge tradisionele wapen

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #211 on: February 11, 2020, 07:57:12 am »


Cold steel axe, i drew the design on with paint marker and then etched it into the metal with Ferric Chloride..


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Did you just soak in Ferric chloride or is there electricity involved as well?
 

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #212 on: February 12, 2020, 03:48:55 pm »
This last one is really next level, would not mind seeing this in real life and sure it's worth quite a bit!  :thumleft:
 

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #213 on: February 13, 2020, 07:17:12 pm »
Hein -  I tried the paint stripper method to remove the DLC coating of one of my stock tomahawks yesterday. I don't like it and I think it creates more of a mess than anything else.The grinder method works much easier and quicker. I cleaned it up and gave it an over-hit leather jacket with a leather wrap.This is the spike hawk and you will struggle to get a better close combat & self defense weapon. This one is a give away to any of the members who wants it. Keep in mind that you would have to pay for the courier costs to your address..Who wants it?

Visarend and Kilroy excluded of course


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A beautifully wrapped spike hawk and to top it, Hardy offered to do a "Comanche" look with my initials nogal..

The photo doesn't do it justice.

Many thanks again, Hardy.
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #214 on: February 13, 2020, 07:29:04 pm »
This last one is really next level, would not mind seeing this in real life and sure it's worth quite a bit!  :thumleft:

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #215 on: February 13, 2020, 08:52:26 pm »
Hein -  I tried the paint stripper method to remove the DLC coating of one of my stock tomahawks yesterday. I don't like it and I think it creates more of a mess than anything else.The grinder method works much easier and quicker. I cleaned it up and gave it an over-hit leather jacket with a leather wrap.This is the spike hawk and you will struggle to get a better close combat & self defense weapon. This one is a give away to any of the members who wants it. Keep in mind that you would have to pay for the courier costs to your address..Who wants it?

Visarend and Kilroy excluded of course


Me, me!

It's yours @frankmac
Will call you to arrange

Much excitement as RAM couriers arrived a few minutes ago.

A beautifully wrapped spike hawk and to top it, Hardy offered to do a "Comanche" look with my initials nogal..

The photo doesn't do it justice.

Many thanks again, Hardy.

Great gift!  :thumleft:
 

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #216 on: February 15, 2020, 11:25:28 am »
Got me tools for the paracord wrapping yesterday. 4 days from amazon
 

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #217 on: February 16, 2020, 09:43:51 am »
Louis, vertel ons van die ontmoeting.  Gaan die man vir ons steeltjies maak?
 

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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #218 on: February 16, 2020, 10:08:19 am »
I'm leaving tonight for the USA and will keep an eye open for nice Tomahawks and related items and post pics whenever I get to see them.
 
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Re: Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks
« Reply #219 on: February 16, 2020, 10:28:43 am »
I'm leaving tonight for the USA and will keep an eye open for nice Tomahawks and related items and post pics whenever I get to see them.

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