$6.99 Old Hickory Knife

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    Learn something new every day. Today I learned that, and what a Louisiana toothpick is.
     
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    Loved that thing!!
    I think I eventually burned the handle off in a drunken stupor one night at the weekend place.
     
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    I know what an Arkansas toothpick is but never heard of a Louisiana toothpick.
     
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    I've got the skinner, but haven't used it much. Good knives though.
     
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    Guard is done. Leather was soaked in water. Built a simple press for the handle to compress and dry in...also to be used after the glueing.
     
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    Really diggin' that boot knife idea...

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    Impulse purchase: Old Hickory 73-6"
     
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    They’re handy. But a good knife requires a good sheath as well. I think I’ll have my buddy who’s into that kind of thing, see what he can do.
     
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    I've got something similar, but with a shorter handle, from Fisker...

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    Glue and back into the vice to dry.
     

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