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ron p. nott
05-08-2003, 10:09 AM
Here is a beautiful bowie it is 13.5 inch long and the blade is 8.5 inch long the blade is twist damacus. The handle is black walnut hope you like it

ron p. nott
05-08-2003, 10:13 AM
And photo #2 is the bolster . it is nickle silver .. In the works is another beautiful knife a booth dagger by Lee with bark ivory , the theme of this one is the dead mans hand ..

Tim Adlam
05-08-2003, 11:26 AM
Nice lookin' bowie Ron!

The scroll pattern on the bolster works well with this knife.


05-08-2003, 05:30 PM
Beautiful as always Ron! Thanks for the photos. I love to see and study your work.


05-08-2003, 08:05 PM
lovely scroll work, ron.
can you expound on burr oak, please? that's a new one on me.

ron p. nott
05-08-2003, 08:17 PM
Hi Wayne Burr Oak knives is the name of the makers business. His name is Mark S. Nevling he also makes his own damacus he is from hume il. his e-mail address is burroakknives

Jim Small
05-08-2003, 10:51 PM
Really nice!
Just the right amount of open space to contrast with the engraving. This is a lesson that's hard to learn....filling space.
You really do a great job.
Thanks for the post.....keep them coming.

05-09-2003, 07:58 PM
I like your work a lot Ron. I gotta tell you, artisians like you, Jim Small, Joe mason, along with a lot of others on this forum really keep me pumped up. Thanks for the photos, and please, post more!

05-09-2003, 08:08 PM
thanx, ron, my bad. for some reason i thought you were describing the handle material