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Blades Guide to Making Knives

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Publisher Comments:

Blade Building Made Easy

The world's finest knifemakers learned to ply their trade through trial and error. They honed their skills with blood, sweat and tears. Never before has there been a fully illustrated, all-color, step-by-step book on how to make knives - until now And, as a bonus, two chapters are dedicated to sword and tomahawk making.

Novice knifemakers, knife enthusiasts and shop junkies of the world, this is the book of your dreams

Learn to grind blades

Fashion handles the easy way

Forge steel like the pros

Fashion bolsters and guards

Fit and finish those bladed beauties

Chapters are penned by some of the world's greatest knifemakers, including Wane Goddard, Allen Elishewitz, Rick Dunkerley, Don Fogg, R.J. Martin, Jow Szilaski and John Lewis Jensen.

Seeing is believing, and with over 400 step-by-step illustrations guiding you along the way to making your first or finest knife, this book is a must-have for any knife enthusiast's library. Have fun, and be careful

Book News Annotation:

Illustrated throughout with over 400 high-quality color photographs, this guide for novice bladesmiths explains the basic techniques of knife making. Seven contributions from leading professionals such as Wayne Goddard and Allen Elishewitz present step-by-step instructions for grinding blades, fashioning handles, forging steel, and polishing the finished product. Coverage includes everything from everyday working knives to tomahawks, art blades, and swords. The volume is not indexed. KP Books is an imprint of F&W Publications.
Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Illustrated throughout with over 400 high-quality color photographs, this guide for novice bladesmiths explains the basic techniques of knife making. Seven contributions from leading professionals such as Wayne Goddard and Allen Elishewitz present step-by-step instructions for grinding blades, fashioning handles, forging steel, and polishing the finished product. Coverage includes everything from everyday working knives to tomahawks, art blades, and swords. The volume is not indexed. KP Books is an imprint of F&W Publications. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Fusing the expertise of seven of the best knifemakers in the world Guide to Making Knives is an unrivaled how-to for blade enthusiasts! In the rapidly evolving world of knifemaking, expert blade fashioning advice is essential for any serious collector or knifemaker. Knife enthusiasts gain professional tips about grinding blades, crafting hunting knives, forging pattern-welded steel into intricate designs, making folding knives, forging swords, creating a tomahawk and fashioning the important bolster between knife and blade, in detailed instructions and 240 striking color illustrations. Whether knifemaker or collector, expert guidance from the likes of Walter Brend, Joe Szilaski and other, in one outstanding resource, is a must-have.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780896892408
Author:
Kertzman, Joe
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Subject:
General
Subject:
Design and construction
Subject:
Knives
Subject:
Knives -- Design and construction.
Subject:
Antiques-General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
June 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
10.86x8.34x.48 in. 1.28 lbs.

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Product details 160 pages Krause Publications - English 9780896892408 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Fusing the expertise of seven of the best knifemakers in the world Guide to Making Knives is an unrivaled how-to for blade enthusiasts! In the rapidly evolving world of knifemaking, expert blade fashioning advice is essential for any serious collector or knifemaker. Knife enthusiasts gain professional tips about grinding blades, crafting hunting knives, forging pattern-welded steel into intricate designs, making folding knives, forging swords, creating a tomahawk and fashioning the important bolster between knife and blade, in detailed instructions and 240 striking color illustrations. Whether knifemaker or collector, expert guidance from the likes of Walter Brend, Joe Szilaski and other, in one outstanding resource, is a must-have.
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