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#295721 - 04/13/20 01:11 PM Re: Small Scalpel Blade Holder / Handle [Re: Craig_Thompson]
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I have wondered if the moderately useless nail file could be re-profiled into a second blade. Has anyone tried this? Is the nail file the same steel as the blade?
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#295722 - 04/13/20 01:36 PM Re: Small Scalpel Blade Holder / Handle [Re: Craig_Thompson]
Ren Offline
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Registered: 11/05/07
Posts: 245
Here's a video of Laura Kampf (sponsored by Leatherman) repurposing an existing tool to take replaceable craft blades.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQU3uHWtpCg


Edited by Ren (04/13/20 07:20 PM)

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#295723 - 04/13/20 02:20 PM Re: Small Scalpel Blade Holder / Handle [Re: Craig_Thompson]
chaosmagnet Offline
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Registered: 12/03/09
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Nice share Ren!

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#295739 - 04/13/20 11:42 PM Re: Small Scalpel Blade Holder / Handle [Re: Craig_Thompson]
UTAlumnus Offline
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Registered: 03/08/03
Posts: 1004
Loc: East Tennessee near Bristol
Take a look at the Swiss MiniChamp. It uses the same scales as the Classic with several more layers.

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#296071 - 05/13/20 01:57 AM Re: Small Scalpel Blade Holder / Handle [Re: Craig_Thompson]
fooman Offline
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Registered: 05/15/08
Posts: 80
I have a Havalon Piranta which is a folder that uses 60XT scalpel blades. Crazy sharp and the blades are pretty cheap to replace.
Just be very careful when changing out the blades. I usually use a pair of pliers.

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