Interesting! That discoloration is evidence of a ground off weld telegraphing through the heat bluing!
I call this look “Blue Steel”.
Now to figure out the mount.
It’s starting to look like a grinder!
They predicted a foot, we got a foot. #science
Learning that deeper not faster is way.
I love what Amazon considers “Related Products” on SteampunkWorkshop.com!
Had a lovey morning hike in the woods with @ladyvonslatt!