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Thank you all

We are running a bit behind right now due to a couple of deaths in the family in October.  I want to thank you for your patience and we will get you items out the door as quickly as we can.  I look forward to seeing you at Cowboy Christmas in December!

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Girls Inc. in Santa Fe

Annette and I just finished the weekend show for  Girls Inc. in Santa Fe, NM.  Great organization and wonderful event.  This event really should be on your list of summer things to do.  There were quite a few unique vendors in a beautiful setting.  The weather was wonderful – a little damp in the afternoon for […]

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Facebook!

Continental Divide Knives is now on Facebook.  Thank you Randi Viersen.  

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Tilted Earth – The Wrap.

Two days of wine, women and song – what could be wrong with that.  If you missed this festival, you have got to plan it on your calendar for next year.  The charity auction was a little rough – the crowd was really there to drink wine and listen to the amazing music. BUT, VINUM […]

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Ready for the festival – Tilted Earth is about to begin

Today starts the first day of the show.  My two donations hit the block today.   Here is to good luck and great fundraising.   We started the weekend with a fabulous dinner last night.  Page Springs Cellars and Harry’s Hideway put on a magnificent show.   Alway nice to start a weekend with fine […]

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Tilted Earth – Making the Knife – Part 3 – The rest of the piece.

The rest of the piece is the tie in.  I started by consuming a nice bottle of 2013 Lan Pai.  I really should have saved this bottle for a couple more years, but…  my will power isn’t that strong. Using a pitch and angle meter,  I make marks at 21 degrees – the tilt of the […]

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Tilted Earth -Making the Knife – Part 2 – Let’s Git ‘er dun

The knife has come back from Heat-Treat and it is time to get to work.  First, we are going to taper the tang.  This is a full length exposed tang knife. This just means  that the blade runs all the way through the handle and can be seen all around it.  Tapering the tang reduces weight […]

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Tilted Earth – Making the Knife – Part 1 – Getting ready for heat-treat.

My Webmaster – Kurt really strongly suggested that I do this as a “blog” post.  I wanted it as a page instead but he turned out to be right.  At least WordPress makes it easy to change between the two.  This series will be a photo intensive journey into making the Tilted Earth Donation Knife. […]

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Store is operational!

YEAH!  I think I might have done it. I think I might have fixed a problem on the website and made the store start working.  Looks like we can complete a transaction from beginning to end.    It is coming along.  Now all I have to do is migrate all the items from my excel spreadsheet […]

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Hello and Welcome

  Introducing the new and improved Continental Divide Knives Website. Our Webmaster Kurt is bringing us a new format and a new look. Over the coming days, weeks, and months, we will be implementing many new and exciting things such as an on-line store, a knife-makers blog,videos of our knives in action, and many many […]

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