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Gordon Clark




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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 4:21 am    Post subject: New A&A Custom Rondel         Reply with quote

Some time ago, there was a Rondel spotlight by Alexi Goranov (http://www.myArmoury.com/feature_spot_rondel.html) that really made me look at the longer rondel daggers. I ended up ordering two, one from Justin King that has been discussed here http://www.myArmoury.com/talk/viewtopic.php?t=7703&highlight= and one from Arms and Armor. Craig just sent me a couple of picks of the finished A&A piece. It is to be shipped today!

Just wanted to share...

Gordon



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Gordon Clark




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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 4:24 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

The inspirations for the dagger, by the way, were from the spotlight article:


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Joe Fults




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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 6:13 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Very neat.
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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 6:20 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Very cool, Gordon!
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Kenton Spaulding




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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 7:10 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

That is a very attractive dagger, Gordon.

Congrats
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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 12:32 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Very nice! Every time I see a rondel dagger done that nicely, it makes me more and more interested in them.
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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 1:23 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Wow Gordon, I absolutely love the grip on this one. Very nice!
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PostPosted: Wed 29 Nov, 2006 1:50 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

FANTASTIC!! If you're not home when the delivery man comes, just leave him a note and have him send the rondel to my house and I'll take real good care of it. I'm just thinking of you man. I wouldn't want your daughters to get hurt opening up the package without adult supervision Big Grin Congratulations.
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