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by Drafter
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 761

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I assume my grit progression is fine then I kind of thought I may have to big a jump between the 2000 ep and .5 spray so what's the next level I need to jump too?
by Drafter
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 761

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I have also been experimenting with a toothy edge also
by Drafter
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 761

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I see no value in hair whittling it was just cool that it was possible. I like around 2000 grit edge for my purposes
by Drafter
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 761

Hair Whittling Sharp

Ok I was playing around cutting hair and I have got a edge that will whittle free hanging hair and and also tree top it but I have to play with it it won't do it every time. I used 140 diamond 400diamond 400 ep 1000 ep 2000 ep tape then .5 micron diamond spray. What else do I need to get a better ha...
by Drafter
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Diamond paste
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Diamond paste

I want to experiment with some diamond paste that works. I bought some for 15 dollars it was almost waxy in consistency and just not what I thought it would be so I was going to try the dmt or Richmond 1 micron version but I don't want to get some globby waxy mess on a strop so can I use one of the ...
by Drafter
Thu Nov 09, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Recurves
Replies: 3
Views: 471

Recurves

Do you need the 1/2 in wide stones to do recurves
by Drafter
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Best toothy edge on high grit stones
Replies: 18
Views: 1523

Re: Best toothy edge on high grit stones

My current set up is cktg diamond 140 and 400 then I do 400 ep then the 1000 ep then the 2000 polish tape I have a plain leather strop to finish it off.
by Drafter
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Best toothy edge on high grit stones
Replies: 18
Views: 1523

Best toothy edge on high grit stones

If a person had polish tape a Shapton glass and a chosera of equal grit what stone would produce a toothy edge in the high grit range. And what grit would that need to be.
by Drafter
Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Knife Recommendations
Topic: Looking for boning knife
Replies: 9
Views: 771

Re: Looking for boning knife

Thanks for the recommendation before I make my decision I was curious if anyone has seen any kitchen knives made out of d2 or are any of these steels comparable to it
by Drafter
Tue Oct 03, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Knife Recommendations
Topic: Looking for boning knife
Replies: 9
Views: 771

Looking for boning knife

I am a home cook/butcher non pro. Need a better boning knife I butcher between 5-10 deer per year. I would like about a six inch knife I also would Not mind a slicing knife once I have the meat boned out i normally just use the boning knife. I think about a six inch blade will work for me. I am thin...
by Drafter
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Getting rid of the mess water stones make
Replies: 1
Views: 448

Getting rid of the mess water stones make

Ok so One of my issues with the ep is the mess the stones make. So I opted for the 140 and 400 diamond then the 400 ep and 1000 grit stones then polish tapes I am thinking of opting out of the polish tapes completely and was wondering if I could go strictly diamond then jump to a strop not sure if f...
by Drafter
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Toothy Edge
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Toothy Edge

I currently use the cktg 140 400 diamond then I use the ep 400 then 1000 I have used the polish tapes 2000 and 3000 looks cool push cuts paper well. I want a toothier edge though so I have been stopping at the 1000 and then using a leather strop with green compound seams good wondering if using a 3 ...