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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 http://www.fototime.com/1CFEDDECE9B922E/standard.jpg

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 ..http://www.fototime.com/60051D4B6EB4A08/standard.jpg

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

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

Tim

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

Brian

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

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 @aol.com

Jim Small
05-08-2003, 10:51 PM
Ron
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.
Jim

rhrocker
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!

whv
05-09-2003, 08:08 PM
thanx, ron, my bad. for some reason i thought you were describing the handle material http://www.usualsuspect.net/forums/images/smilies/pat.gif