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General Update #3

Discussion in 'Evans Knife and Tool' started by Brian.Evans, Jul 25, 2017.

  1. Barrettboy

    Barrettboy Basic Member Basic Member

    32
    Oct 20, 2016
    Hyped? It gave me a semi!
     
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  2. Bygbyrd

    Bygbyrd

    8
    Feb 7, 2017
    Nice! Did you keep the same supplier for sheaths and scales?
     
  3. Buddy30

    Buddy30

    8
    Jun 30, 2017
    @Brian.Evans With everything going fluid now I'd like to ask if I can buy another knife being there were some canceled orders in the last few months I always try to have a back up of knifes I like
     
  4. Manowar1980

    Manowar1980

    103
    Feb 2, 2015
    Great news!!!
    When are you planning to send to customers?
     
  5. Manowar1980

    Manowar1980

    103
    Feb 2, 2015
    Brian!
    Send you email!
     
  6. Brian.Evans

    Brian.Evans KnifeMaker-EDC Knife Specialist Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Aug 20, 2011
    The grind is flat so it will have a bit more meat behind the edge than a hollow grind (duh, right?). They will still be lean, just not as lean as a hollow grind.

    Thank you for your continued patience and confidence. About two weeks from completion I will be verifying everyone's addresses and emails.
    These are being completed when the knives are at heat treat.
    I'm doing some figuring on several sheath makers, but if I do, it might be difficult to verify quality levels across three or four craftsmen at the same time. Honestly, a simple taco sheath with three or four rivets isn't hard and can be made several at a time.
     
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  7. Brian.Evans

    Brian.Evans KnifeMaker-EDC Knife Specialist Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Aug 20, 2011
    No. Scales are being made by the same shop that is milling the knives. Ronnie is sidelined with some issues that preclude him from making sheaths, but I have lots of contacts in the sheath world that I'm working with on sheaths.

    I will have extra knives available to purchase, but I want to make sure exactly how many before I commit to numbers. Don't worry, I will be emailing once I have final numbers. The last thing I want to do is over sell this run!!

    I'm going to try for early November. That is my goal, but ultimately it will depend a lot on how long heat treating and sheaths take.
    Got your email, see above.
     
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  8. Manowar1980

    Manowar1980

    103
    Feb 2, 2015
    Ok, waiting for November
     
  9. Buddy30

    Buddy30

    8
    Jun 30, 2017
    roger let me know when your ready ill definitely take another.
     
  10. SV-97

    SV-97

    22
    Aug 18, 2016
    Really cool :D really looking forward to see the first ones with scales.
    Any information on what makers mark they'll carry?
     
  11. Wizat

    Wizat

    4
    Nov 23, 2015
    I'm so excited to finally see the silver lining to this storm. Ever since I've seen the Companion in CutleryLover's video I wanted to have one for myself. Finally the time is drawing near.
     
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  12. BillNye

    BillNye

    30
    Jun 10, 2016
    Did they go to heat treatment?
     
  13. zhickerson

    zhickerson Gold Member Gold Member

    15
    Apr 26, 2015
    Brian - I just sent an email to you. Thx
     
  14. jamal_spelling91

    jamal_spelling91 Gold Member Gold Member

    521
    Feb 1, 2012
    Sounds like I'll have a companion in time for a bonfire ;) thank you for another exciting update Brian!
     
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