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Re: down on the new york state of mind bayou (reply)
Its neat to work the tough stuff we got? They make wicked looking points! Im surprised you got one that sized on your first try. If you got big enough mini spalls you can make a iroquois bi pointed ovate one end sharp point and other round.
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/19/14 3:23 AM
Re: copper is better than duplex nails for punch notchin (reply)
You have to make sure the tip of the punch is evenly thick the whole length. Mine are actually thicker at one end and thats the end i use that way i dont blow a ear off because im forcing a fat punch in a little notch instead i got...
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/18/14 1:00 PM
Re: copper is better than duplex nails for punch notchin (reply)
I good useful tip i learned punching antler isnt size or weight of percusser vs a good fast strike like rapping a chisel. I use a maple 1x2 maple board. Trust me try a wood percusser!
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/18/14 1:31 AM
Re: Sign up for the 2014 Christmas/Winter solstice PITH! (reply)
Ill do it.
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/17/14 5:40 AM
Re: Haven't posted in a while, but still knapping. Here is what I have been up to. (reply)
Cool howd that knive river work? Nice notches! Where is everyone buying coastal plains and flint river from? I bought a few pieces at letchworth i mean a few like 3 spalls and a few flakes.
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/17/14 5:38 AM
Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS 2014 (reply)
Wheres the knapped mini stars? Good looking preforms!
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/15/14 1:37 PM
Re: Resources for abo punch work? (reply)
http://paleoplanet69529.yuku.com/topic/60350/deep-thots-on-indirect-percussion-and-abo-and-such some stuff. Im kind of not knapping latly due to weather.
Old-Tool/Aboriginal Knapping

mohawkwoodman

12/14/14 1:24 AM
Re: A Hypothetical Question (reply)
Alot of people here say the same head to the adirondacks. Thats pretty common to head for high ground id say head to the swamps.
General Primitive Skills Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/06/14 11:06 PM
Re: hard rock (no cafe involved, though) (reply)
From the tough rocks you beat on and the leather pad on your right knee. And that large texas churt hammerstone . Id say you did a good job getting that point out of the rock on your knee! LoL
Old-Tool/Aboriginal Knapping

mohawkwoodman

12/06/14 4:57 PM
Re: Great site! Anxious to reconnect with flintknapping friends (reply)
Nice! Those look really good!
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/06/14 4:50 PM
Re: Potato Chips (reply)
You got a good deal! Nice goodys!
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/06/14 4:49 PM
Colby? (topic)
Would you guys say i hit a colby out of kinleys west texas? Wouldnt you guys like to see some more of kinleys good rock on the blanket! The ok side The better side i really like the tips edge a overshot flake made a buetiful edge up...
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/06/14 4:47 PM
Re: Question for the masses (reply)
In time youll learn the art of pressure flaking. Another way is forming your point and ishi stick into a number seven. Keeping your point anchored in your left knee and the ishi tucked in your rib and palm and right knee. This forms the...
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

12/03/14 1:57 AM
Re: Odds and Ends (reply)
Ive seen that chert inclusions too before except after folding. Looks like you had better luck with that coxsackie chert. That is really blue burlington was it hard to work?
Old-Tool/Aboriginal Knapping

mohawkwoodman

11/27/14 4:27 AM
Re: Need help posting (reply)
I use the first ipad. I take pics with a digital camera. Save them to my ipad. Login to photobucket. Go upload photos and when succesful view the uploaded photo. Youll see a few options below your pic one says image its the last one....
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/27/14 4:22 AM
Re: Need help posting (reply)
what are you posting from computer smart phone or tablet?
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/26/14 9:36 PM
Re: Green river (reply)
Its pretty porous this rock soaks water right up and the flakes seem to tear or rip off! Is your collection hard to work? Heat treatable? The guy i got it off said he went there and got lots of it i got a giant 16 x 8 x 6 piece too its...
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/26/14 3:13 AM
Re: Andice ish slab preform rootbeer (reply)
You prolly got popeye arms from all these slabs! Again sweet root lager. Is that your non color leaf?
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/26/14 3:05 AM
Green river (topic)
Got some wyoming green river to play with so went for a wyoming besant complex knive. But ended with more of a tang look to it. Either way this is tough rock had to use copper to get it done, dont pick on me. Play with your guys scale...
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/25/14 3:16 AM
Re: little salvage point from heated gravel (reply)
Nice colors on that baby! Is that from the higher quality outer layer of bull chert? Thats where ive seen blue before after heating a few spalls
Flintknapping - General Discussion

mohawkwoodman

11/24/14 3:21 AM
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