You are absolutely right, it is a nickname I've had since I was in my teens.(SOOOO long ago) and ever since some call me Hog and some people call me Steve. My wife calls me Steve(or worse) and so its mostly Steve. You can call me whatever you are comfortable with honestly.
I put "Hog" on too 'cause well, that's just part of me I guess. Plus if your typing Hog is a time saver! ;)
Jim. so glad you made it to the chat! Gus produces a pdf of the chat that can be posted in the Schrade Group. I thought I would check with you first as the group creator if you were ok with posting that pdf in the group.
Funny coincidence ! The story is quite the same : the plastic handles had been deteriorated, with stress cracks at front pins. I purchased
the knife from the guy who had re-handled it (says it’s cocobolo, I think