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Elishewitz/George Collaboration

Les George Apr 15, 2010

  1. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    Allen and I have been working on this for almost a year!

    Now after all this time, we put the proto together this weekend here at my shop. Still have to heat treat and grind the blade.

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    few more pics...

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    Thanks for looking!
     
  2. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    Ok we are in motion again!

    This is the almost complete prototype. All that remains is marking and sharpening.

    There will be a couple differences of note in the final version, that we are gonna keep a surprise for just a little more. ;)

    Till then here are more pics! Thanks for looking!

    in progress today....
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    Ok we are in motion again!

    This is the almost complete prototype. All that remains is marking and sharpening.

    There will be a couple differences of note in the final version, that we are gonna keep a surprise for just a little more. ;)

    Till then here are more pics! Thanks for looking!

    in progress today....
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  3. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    I am bead blasting everything but the blade! :)

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    and grinding the thumb reliefs into both sides
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    Thanks for looking, we are hoping to wrap up the first batch of these over the weekend, more pics to follow! :)
     
  4. ster91b

    ster91b Paloozster! Brigade Member

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    Dude those handles are sick!

    good stuff
     
  5. David1967

    David1967 mikov dealer Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    Wow - great looking flipper. Can I visit yor shop next time when I am in TX? :-)
     
  6. Abby13

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    Very cool looking. Nice work!
     
  7. RNST

    RNST Entrusted Devil Super Moderator

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    Great looking Knife Les!

    Another big one too :D

    Are you using any sort of bearing system IKBS etc inside the pivot?
     
  8. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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  9. droid

    droid This IS the droid you are looking for! Brigade Member

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    Dammit, Les!!!!!!! I've already got too much money coming your way! :bwah:

    GREAT LOOKING KNIFE!!!!!!!
     
  10. M.Olexey

    M.Olexey capo of the Texas knifemaking mafia Brigade Member

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    Damn that's cool.
     
  11. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    I bead blasted screws too! :) Nothing like 2 days of bead blasting! :):)

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    Set the detent balls

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    Now to layout all the frames and go over each one, looking for missed bead blast spots, new handling marks or any other foolishness and go back and re bead blast all that stuff...

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  12. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    from the old guy...
     
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  13. TKC

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    Awesome stuff!!!
     
  14. bigbob68

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    I think that i might of seen one of those with my name on it. Good looking stuff there Less. You have a winner there.
     
  15. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    BAM!

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  16. oromoto

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    That is just awesome! can we have some specs?
     
  17. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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    From the web site



    First thing today we got in there and got stuff layed out...

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    Then get down to assembly and fine tuning the locks and actions...

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    Gotta keep an eye on Allen! :)

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    I had a guy with me today and is so deadly that we can't even show is identity on the internet, least we crash the whole thing due to an over exposure to pure awesome!

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    I'll take a big group pic tomorrow, but tonight I am done

    It's good to have a designated knife flipper!
     
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  18. oromoto

    oromoto Enormous member

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    The stainless steel insert lock bar's purpose is so that the lock bar doesn't get eaten up?
     
  19. silenthunterstudios

    silenthunterstudios The Jello Gigolo

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    Very cool man!
     
  20. Les George

    Les George George Knives Knife Maker or Craftsman

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