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Works in progress

Discussion in 'Houston Edge Works' started by Pennman88, Jul 2, 2015.

  1. Mrmnms

    Mrmnms Founding Member Gold Contributor

    Starry Night indeed! Just the thing for a handle fan. Unreal!
     
  2. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

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    Thanks Mike! Here's another.
     
  3. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    Now to clean up the blades, sharpen, imprint, and sayas. Top three are CTS-XHP. Bottom is super blue San Mai. IMG_4335.JPG
     
  4. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

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    240mm CTS -XHP butcher knife. RC 63
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    CPM M4 220mm chef knife. RC 64 IMG_4675.JPG

    190mm O1 cleaver. 3/16" thick stock. RC 60
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  5. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    IMG_4877.JPG Two more getting shaped both in CTS-XHP. 210mm With black box elder and carbon fiber bolsters with black and white malechite. The other is 250mm with blue and green box elder, wenge bolsters and green/blue trim. A third one needed some bolster revision.
     
  6. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    240mm CTS-XHP RC 63 butcher knife. Fresh off the belts so it's covered I water and dust. Spalted maple Burl, ebony bolsters, red and white G10 and red/gold "lapis" stone trim. Top of the handlenis beveled and bottom is rounded and smooth. Now for all the hand sanding and polish.



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  7. Mrmnms

    Mrmnms Founding Member Gold Contributor

    You hand sand from this point forward? Or just handle
     
  8. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    Some works in progress. A pair of Damasteel 270mm sujikis. A CPM M4 blade (red Burl) 225mm, a CPM 20CV blade (blue Burl) 250mm, and a CTS-XHP 250mm blade (green Burl).


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  9. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

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  10. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

  11. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

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  12. MotoMike

    MotoMike Founding Member

    very nice indeed
     
  13. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    Chechin Burl and teal resin with mammoth tooth bolsters. CTS XHP filet and gyuto.
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    Mesquite Burl and box elder Burl.

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    240mm CPM 154CM chef knife with blue and white trim for a Cordon Blu alum exec chef.
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    Two filets. 250mm. Left is CTS XHP. Right is CruWear for those who want something seriously tough.
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    Matching 210mm k-tip gyuto and filet in XHP. For a CDC at a Beard winning Reataurant.
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    250mm CruWear gyuto with box elder Burl. 250mm CruWear filet with polyana Burl. These are for a Beard hall of fame chef.
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    XHP custom designed tourne with Birdseye maple. A wedding present for a fabulous chef.
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    Last edited: Jul 14, 2017
  14. Pennman88

    Pennman88 Professional Craftsman

    250mm CruWear filet

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    250mm CruWear gyuto
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    250mm CPM S110V gyuto with box elder Burl and mammoth tooth bolsters

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    CPM M4. 250mm gyuto
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    CPM S110V chef with Koa , red lapis, and black and red carbon fiber scales.

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    250mm CTS XHP gyuto with redwood lace burl, malechite, and carbon fiber

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    190mm O1 cleaver with maple Burl and CF
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    A happy customer and legendary chef.

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