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Old 10-07-2003, 04:49 PM
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BG-42 as a large blade

will BG-42 be acceptable as a larger blade, say an 8" bowie blade?

why, or why not?



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Old 10-07-2003, 08:23 PM
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I make a 7" field knife that is basically a bowie and I think very highly of BG-42 in that application. The arguments for or against using BG-42 in that application would be the same as for any other stainless steel. In my opinion, if you're going to use stainless for a bowie the BG-42 would be one of the top choices ...


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