Dennis P Tingle
Dennis P Tingle
Apprentice Bladesmith
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Joined: Feb 15, 2021
Last seen: Nov 24, 2022
Topics: 3 / Replies: 7
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RE: JS Testing Locations

I'm in central CA, we should get together. MS mike Vagnino is down in Visailia. Mike Quesenberry is in the upper Sierra and Henry Tores somewhere in t...

1 month ago
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RE: Paragon Caldera conversion to HT vertical kiln?

Hey Corey, one tip is to use kiln bricks instead of fire bricks. Kiln bricks are white, soft and much better at reflecting heat. Depending on how much...

2 months ago
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RE: I passed!

Is there really some discussion about testing in Ohio ? Tell me more !!! Congrats on passing.

3 months ago
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RE: Dues date

My records and email receipts show i rejoined the ABS in May 2020. It would be great to have dues in May.

11 months ago
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RE: Experiment with O-1 steel

Both of your answers have taken a big load off my mind. Thank you for such thorough information. This has kept me from going down a wrong road.

1 year ago
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RE: Experiment with O-1 steel

Secondly, Kevin, this may explain something weird that happened during another H-T session. After normalizing an O-1 blade, I noticed the tip was slig...

1 year ago
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RE: Experiment with O-1 steel

Thank you Kevin, that's good to know. You mentioned Bainite, upper Bainite. I would love to achieve Bainite, but what is "upper" Bainite ? Can I get ...

1 year ago
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