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Confession time

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Guidance, News, repair

[Please also refer to this post for important comments about the content below!] As a scythe retailer I do sometimes feel the pressure of expectations. People call you “expert”, “super qualified”, and a range...

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Posted by on Jan 7, 2014 in Guidance, repair

A friend passed on his broken scythe blade hoping for repair. It’s beyond my skill/equipment… I’ve sent it along to a guy with a MIG welder. It’ll be interesting to see how it goes....

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Whetstone repair

Posted by on Jan 4, 2014 in Guidance, News, repair

Whetstones tend to break when you drop them on hard things. My bregenzer stone broke some months ago. Okay, it didn’t break, I broke it. Thankfully it’s the only one I’ve ever broken so far....

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Extreme scythe repair

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013 in Guidance, News, repair

I’ve been hesitant to post this post, because I didn’t want to encourage people to think it’s a safe bet to treat a blade roughly. But after a recent conversation with a prominent character...

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