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Hey folks! So I've been doing some research on stag handles. I've got some hunter-style blades made but they're yearning for a beautiful stag handle. The research I've found shows that people do this about 30 different ways lol. Some people state that they drill out what they can, then heat the tang up red hot and push it into the antler and it melts away like butter. Other people say they drill the entire thing out (even with a curve?!) and fit it that way. Some pin the handle, some don't. I've also seen where some seal the stag handle, some don't. Here are my two questions: 1. What seems to be the most effective way to do so without risk of cracking the antler? 2. Do you prefer to seal the stag handle or leave it natural? If so, what is your go to sealant? I had tried one technique where put a cherry red heat on the tang and shoved it into the antler... CRACK!