Tim and Erica Lambkin
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org - 903-926-7447
Voting Member of The Knifemakers' Guild
When it comes to knives you
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IS AMERICAN MADE!!!!!!!!!
Member of The Professional Knifemakers Association
BORN AND BRED IN THE U. S.
A PROUD TEXAS MEMBER
MEMBER OF THE TEXAS KNIFEMAKERS' GUILD
NOW IN PRODUCTION! - SEVERAL NEW DESIGNS!!! DAMASCUS AND STAINLESS STEELS! MUSK OX! PRE-BAN ELEPHANT TUSK IVORY! GENUINE ELEPHANT SKIN SHEATHS AND MORE!
HANDMADE FOLDER - NEW DESIGN
First of a New Design! Ancient Woolly Mammoth Tooth Handles! Titanium Liners, Bolsters, Screws, Pivot Bolts and Thumbstud Base - All Anodized Blue to Show Off the Beauty of the Mammoth Tooth! The Damascus blade has some Beautiful Patterns! Then there's the Filework and it's Everywhere, Inside and Out. Liners and Lockbar have been Jeweled and Bolsters are Dovetailed! Sapphire Thumbstud! 3 1/2" Blade with a 3 3/8" CE, 4 3/4" Closed and 8 1/4" Open. Weighs only 5.4 oz.
***Now Taking Orders on this here Design!***
Alright I just finished making this Baby and man does she POP! Hope you like her! I built her from the Buckshot Alabama Damascus Steel with some Beautiful patterns! Tactical style False Uppers on her and some Nice Clean Grind Lines! I made some unique Double Bolsters for Her out of Copper which will Patina with age and make Her look even more Awesome!! Dovetailed as well! I shaped the Bolsters where they meet the Fossil to give her some more Flair! The Liners under the Handles are Copper as well and run from Bolster to Pommel! Copper Mosaic Pins and Some Crazy Filework down the Handle! She's the newest version of my Award Winning Design and She's is also an Object of Beauty!!! Erica's makin' a Killer Elephant Skin sheath for Her too! Measures 4 3/4" blade and 9 1/8" overall.
Alright Yall Here's a Real Beauty and She's ready to paint the Town!! I was Inspired by Some Absolutely Drop Dead Gorgeous Mammoth Tooth!! Paired it up with some Really Cool Two Tone Titanium!! Hammered by Chops and Anodized by Ladychops in Chop's Shop!!! All on some Very Nicely Patterned Alabama Damascus! Cryo'd and tested to 59-60HRC So she's tough and she'll Hold a Nice Edge! Some Very Detailed Full Length Filework and Mosaic Pins to make Her POP!! Erica made a Sexy Stingray Sheath for Her too!! 3 1/2" CE and 8" OA. Only 5 ounces! Nice, Light and Easy to Carry thanx to the Titanium! ******************AVAILABLE********************
I just finished this Baby up and I think She's a Beauty!!! Hope you like her too! Cut from Alabama Damascus Steel with some Stellar Patterns and Quilting!!! She has some Beautiful Blue Mammoth Tooth Handles with Titanium Bolsters and Pins that Erica Anodized Blue to match! The Handle Pins are Hardened Titanium Bolts, Jeweled and Anodized Blue as well!!! Full length Filework to make her POP! She'll also come with a Handmade Exotic Skin Sheath made by Erica! Blade measures 1/8" thick with a 3 1/2" C.E. and 7 15/16" O.A.! 60 HRC. ***********AVAILABLE**********
THE SCORPION DAGGER - NEW DESIGN!
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COPPER BOWIE - NEW DESIGN!
THE JAGER-NEW DESIGN!
CPM 154 with a High Mirror Polish!! Gorgeous Blue Mammoth Tusk Ivory on the handles! Hammered Stainless Steel. Mosaic Pins and Full Filework around the top and bottom of the handle. Feels really good in hand! Measures 8 5/8" overall with a 4" cutting edge. Comes with a Handmade Sheath and COA.
Howdy Y'all! and Welcome to Chops Knives. Located in the Great State of Texas on Beautiful Lake Bob Sandlin! Knives by Tim "Chops"
Lambkin and my wife Erica Lambkin, here's a quick bit of info on how we do things.
All of our knives are Handmade right here in Chop's Shop! What do we mean by handmade? Custom Designed, Cutout Freehand, Ground Freehand and Built Completely by MY Hands! Because they are cutout and ground by hand no two knives are exactly alike! Each knife is unique unto itself in the entire world!!! We use only the BEST Knifemaking Materials available as well! From exotic metals to exotic handle materials, all of our suppliers are the best in the business and known around the world for their quality!
All of our Blades are Cryogenically treated and tempered to a Hardness that keeps your Knife Tough and one that will hold a NICE Edge as well!!!
All of our Sheaths are made right here by Erica. Custom fit for each knife as they roll off the bench!!! We can customize them to fit your needs as well! Right or left handed, pick your color or maybe add your initials for a personal touch! All of our sheaths are saddle stitched with gussets and rivets for longevity.
Acquiring these materials and using these methods is a
lot of work and very time consuming but we feel it's yet
another reason to want to own our Handmade Knives. We
hope you enjoy browsing through our website!Questions or orders -
Just call Tim or Erica - 903-926-7447
12 1/8" Overall and 7 1/2" Blade from Bolster to Tip.
This Knife Won the 'BEST TACTICAL' Award at the FOURTH ANNUAL LONE STAR KNIFE EXPO 2015
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TESTIMONIES OF THOSE WHO PURCHASED CHOPS KNIVES
FOLDERS - FOLDERS -
On my Custom Handmade Folders ALL of the parts from the Blade, Liners, Lockbar, Spring, Spring Block, Bolsters and Handles are cut and fitted completely by my hands MAKING EACH KNIFE UNIQUE AND THE ONLY ONE LIKE IT IN THE WORLD!
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ADDITIONAL FOLDER PICS!
"The Wild Woman" Survival Knife
Measures 9" overall with a 4 1/2" cutting edge.
Here's a quote from Kellie Nightlinger AKA "The Wild Woman" and Star of Episode 2 of Naked and Afraid. After using her new Chops Knife on one of her hunts she had this to say; "One hit with my new Chops Knife "The Wild Woman" this boar was dead in a second and didn't know what hit him. The knife penetrated so well it was like butter and left a hole the size of my fist and my hand slid right in behind the knife. I've never seen anything like it".
CUSTOM HANDMADE KNIVES
Custom Orders - We will be taking orders on a very limited basis. If you are ordering for a special day - give us a leadway of about 4-6 months so you can be sure to have your knife on time.
We do Layaways.
Cash, Checks, PayPal and Credit Cards Accepted
Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express
Measures 8" overall with a 3 1/2" cutting edge. Blade is 1 1/8" tall.
The handles are rare and beautiful Sable Antelope Horn with Carbon Fiber Bolsters. The sheath is handmade from leather and Nile Crocodile Backstrap.
Ranger Drop Point
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I made this knife for a devout Texas Rangers fan. I inlayed Rangers Medals into the Mammoth Tooth. Made from CPM 154 with a High Luster Mirror Finish she has Titanium Bolsters, Full Filework, Mosaic Pins and I finished her off with White and Blue Liners to tie in all the team colors.
Cutting Edge 2 3/4" - 6 1/2" Overall.
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Game Caper II
Cutting Edge 3 1/2" - 7 3/4" Overall.
Measures 7 3/8" overall with a 3" cutting edge. Blade is 1" tall.
Measures 7 3/16" overall with a 3 1/4" cutting edge. Blade is 13/16" tall.
A Very Special Knife we made for a Texas State Representative!!!
With a completely Texas and Patriotic theme, we used Texas Prickly Pear Cactus on the handles, Texas Mesquite Wood for the bolsters with red and white liners to go with the blue Cactus handles for the good ole Red, White and Blue !!! For an added touch we stamped the state of Texas on the sheath as well!!!
American Made by Chop's in Chop's Shop!
CPM 154 with a cryo treat. Rams Horn handles with stabilized Burlwood Bolsters and some detailed Ivy Filework down the spine. Finished her off
with Ruby Red Liners and Mosaic Pins. She's 3 1/8" on the
Cutting Edge and 7" Overall. Comes with a Handmade Tooled and Dyed Leather Sheath and a COA.
The Sidekick II
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Treasure from WWII
Safari Cutting Edge 4 1/2" - 9" Overall
New designs all the time!
Cutting Edge 3 1/2" - 7 7/8" Overall
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All knives come with a numbered Certificate of
Authenticity signed by the Maker.
Erica will dress up your custom knife in a very classy sheath. Each one is custom fit, hand stitched and dyed with tooling and included in the price! Some exotic skins and certain styles will have a small upcharge.MORE SHEATHS - TAKE A LOOK
Available on all blades - priced accordingly
USE AND CARE GUIDE
Do not store your knife in the sheath for extended periods of time. Always keep your blade clean and dry. For our Carbon Damascus knives we recommend using a metal conditioner regularly on the blade and around the handle to help protect the knife. We use Ballistol but any metal conditioner will work. On folding knives, keep the inside of the knife clean and free of debris and apply oil at all moving joints regularly (We recommend Quick Release brand or an oil that will not gum up or change viscosity). Do not abuse your knife. Do not throw it, use it as a chisel or screwdriver or chop with it unless it is made to do so. Do not sharpen your knife with an electric sharpener or grinding wheel as this will detemper the steel. Taking proper care of your knife will ensure many years of beauty and enjoyment!
Where is your big trophy from your big hunt?
Hanging on the wall collecting dust.
Being kicked around in the garage because
you want to show it off but don't know
where to put it.
Why not get a collectors trophy from your
Just tell me the name of the knife you want -
and you will be able to view the knife before it is shipped.
E-mail Tim with
any questions, orders or pricing -
Can't think of just the right gift?
Let them have the joy of choosing for themselves.
Surprise them with a quality custom made knife.
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