For those here who are in line for a knife out of this heat.
The blades are complete and ready for guards (if required) then handles and then sheaths.
I think we have everyone's scale material figured out.
"The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them."
At Khe Sanh a sign read "For those who fight for it, life has a flavor the protected never knew".