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 Post subject: Source for flints?
PostPosted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:02 pm 
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Hi all,

Does anyone know a source for flints in the UK? I've had a go at knapping some of my own and got a couple of decent examples out of the core I had. If I can get a few 'better ones', it would be helpful.

Kranks and another source are out of stock. Any ideas?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:17 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Source for flints?
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thanks all. I just had another crack at it and used a the ball on a pein hammer instead to great success. I have a bucket of flints to chip away at


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