IT BITES

Discussion in 'Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades' started by rbeggs, Oct 5, 2020.

  1. Gary W. Graley

    Gary W. Graley “Imagination is more important than knowledge" Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Mar 2, 1999
    Thanks, that it was, I miss all the knives I've owned :(

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  2. Peregrin

    Peregrin Traditional Forum Moderator Moderator Gold Member

    Sep 2, 2004
    If you ever want to visit a handful of them, take a ride to Syracuse and we'll have a reunion, Gary. ;)
     
  3. Trvr

    Trvr

    293
    Jun 21, 2020
    Stripping wire with an electrician knife. I usually end up with a bunch of small slices on my thumb, but I rarely draw blood.
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  4. mushka

    mushka

    236
    Jun 27, 2018
    I'm a carver and have nicked myself several times. Only once that needed stitches. That was a learning incident. About half of my T shirts have little nicks or cuts on the front of them from holding a project too close and a tip got the shirt. Lately I'm more careful and wear one of the cut proof gloves. The longer I carve the more respect I get for the blades. Maybe because I'm getting better at sharpening them. Carve safely guys.
     
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  5. Wild Willie

    Wild Willie Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 19, 2018
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    The Douk Douk just got me...
     
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  6. Bastler

    Bastler Gold Member Gold Member

    672
    Feb 9, 2020
    I got my thumb pretty good at lunch a while back when I was wiping off my knife before I cut a sandwich. I wasn't close to my first aid kit, so I made a field-expedient bandage with a napkin and some clear wrap. It worked so well, that I might get a roll of Saran Wrap to keep in the truck.
     
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