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Old 07-29-2007, 10:50 AM
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Talking Gut Hook sharpening?

Just bought a blade with a decent gut hook got home and found out it was duller than a q-tip. My crock sticks won't fit into the bend to sharpen it, was wondering what suggestions everybody had?

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Old 07-29-2007, 11:53 AM
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Find a dowel rod approx the same size as the area ya want to sharpen and put some wet or dry of the appropriate grit around it an sharpen away!
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Old 07-29-2007, 01:01 PM
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I'm a lazy ol' dude so I use a Dremel tool with the small little grey sanding points that have a diamond abrasive in them. They are very fine and do a good job of sharpening where other tools won't fit. They also polish the metal giving a professional looking product.

I always thought a gut hook would be formidable in a fight. Slash 'em with the blade and zip 'em up with the gut hook. Messy.

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Old 07-30-2007, 01:54 AM
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Just stay away from gut hook knives.
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Old 08-04-2007, 10:12 AM
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Another thing you can try is this....

some of those small narrow diamond sharpening sticks designed for use on serrated edges should work well with practice.
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I'm a lazy ol' dude so I use a Dremel tool with the small little grey sanding points that have a diamond abrasive in them. They are very fine and do a good job of sharpening where other tools won't fit. They also polish the metal giving a professional looking product.

I always thought a gut hook would be formidable in a fight. Slash 'em with the blade and zip 'em up with the gut hook. Messy.

Best wishes, Bill
I like this idea Im going to have to try it.
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Old 07-19-2009, 07:11 PM
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I like this idea Im going to have to try it.
The dremmel....or fighting with one?
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Old 08-14-2009, 08:37 PM
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A chainsaw file works well.
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