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Offline paulc

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Rebar?
« on: June 15, 2019, 07:42:59 am »
Is rebar any good for knife making?

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Offline dylanholderman

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Re: Rebar?
« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2019, 10:24:00 am »
Not really, sometimes you can find rebar that hardens but you donít know what it really is and itís not consistent.
Look for worn files or springs

Offline Deerhunter21

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Re: Rebar?
« Reply #2 on: June 15, 2019, 02:55:17 pm »
Itís good for arrowheads
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Offline Hawkdancer

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Re: Rebar?
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2019, 08:39:38 am »
Do you just heat and beat it to shape for arrowheads?
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Offline dylanholderman

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Re: Rebar?
« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2019, 10:44:42 am »
That is how most blacksmith operations work  ;)

Offline bubby

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Re: Rebar?
« Reply #5 on: June 16, 2019, 06:10:57 pm »
It makes good tools like tongs
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