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Article about: Hi All Opinions needed for this gravity knife by advance thanks Kind regards

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    When the blade overly polished, etched logo loses its edge.
    Nickel plated SMF non-touched blade:

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    SMF blade in these topic:

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    IMO the differences in Logo sharpness are obvious.

    Last edited by Rancid66; 03-14-2014 at 12:25 AM.

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    Where is the waffenamt marking on your 1st Luft?
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  4. #43


    No waffenamt mark on it:-)

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    sorry to say but i dont see to many differences between the 2.
    What i do know know after taking pics of at least 70 different daggers that the logo's can look very different on the same dagger.
    All depending on light and angle.
    I can take a picture the way the logo looks completely black and after that take the same picture and it will be completely grey.

    I guess a dagger like this most be judged in hand, and its easy to say that its been polished to dead, but ive learned that you cant Judge a dagger by just 1 picture, sometimes its even hard seeing a lot of pics and your still not satisfied
    In hand it can look way better or ...even worse.


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    Thanks guys...i m learning a lot from your answers

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    Always when a some motifs are etched, remain small irregularities on the edges.
    And when someone is going to polish etched blade, such irregularities disappear, and the edges of etched - become soft.
    None photos can not hide these fact.
    Example intact etching:

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    Pay attention to the edges:

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    They are always sharp, there is no soft any transition.

    Last edited by Rancid66; 03-15-2014 at 01:35 AM.

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