Fixing blade peek on Mikov

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Tallman
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Fixing blade peek on Mikov

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Bill, I'm trying to fix blade peek on a Mikov that I'm putting scales on. What would be best fix ? Here are some pics. Excuse the finish still a lot of hand sanding and polishing to go. Thanks in advance for any help or comments.
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Re: Fixing blade peek on Mikov

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The pivot pin needs to fit all the holes exactly-very tight, and the pivot needs to be peened tightly.
You can also retip the blade slightly.
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Thank-you Will try this evening.
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Are these that prone to exhibit "peeking"? Is it loose tolerances that cause this phenomenon?
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Fishtail Picklock wrote: Thu Oct 21, 2021 7:34 pm Are these that prone to exhibit "peeking"? Is it loose tolerances that cause this phenomenon?
I own several none of mine peek.
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Post by rock-n-roll$$$$$$ »

none of my peek also, just saying that you do not see many Mikov knives anymore.
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