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Today’s damascus butt shot. ...

My first Damascus blade that I made with my new @coalironworks forging press. This around 150 layers of twisted 80crv2 and 15n20. It is spoken for. Here are the details.
• 80crv2/15n20
• Tasmanian Blackwood scales
• Westinghouse micarta liners
• Brass pins
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Ready for bead blasting and tumbling. ...

Hand sanding some san mai. ...

Got the fullers ground in ...

This is my first Damascus blade. I started it by hand and gave up after a couple hours. But then I finished after I got my rolling mill. It is spoken for, here are the details.
• 1095/15n20 damascus
• Black and white ebony from @ironwoodman
• 1/8” ivory paper micarta liners
• Brass pins
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Another one complete. This is a new style. A mix of two other models. It is spoken for, here are the details.
• Cpm154
• Dyed box elder
• Toxic green liners
• Brass pins
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I’ll be there tomorrow walking around most of the day, so come say hi if you see me. This will be a great show, with a lot of great makers. ...

Got this one about finished up, more details and pictures to come. It is spoken for. ...

Grinding some 80crv2/410 stainless San mai. ...

I started this Damascus about a year ago by hand. Then realized that it sucked to do by hand and set it to the side. When I got my rollin mill, I finished it up. Right now it’s been etched and marked. Now I put it into some instant coffee to darken it up. I like how it turned out so far. ...

Today’s butt shot coming in a little late. ...

Hand sanding the bevels almost complete. ...