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      IMPORTANT Registration rules   02/12/2017

      Use your real name or you will NOT get in.  No aliases or nicknames, no numerals in your name. Do not use the words knives, blades, swords, forge, smith (unless that is your name of course) etc. We are all bladesmiths and knifemakers here.  If you feel you need an exception or are having difficulty registering, send a personal email to the forum registrar here.  

Finishing, Tips and Tricks

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  1. Fit and Finish

    Discussion, tips, tricks and questions about finishing.

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  2. Sheaths and Leatherwork

    Because every blade needs a sheath.

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  3. Carving and Applied Arts

    Discussion of techniques related to decorative arts such as carving, engraving, chasing, repousse, filing etc.

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  4. Shop Safety

    Tips and hints to keep you in one piece and not bleeding

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  5. Non-Ferrous: fittings, alloys, patinas

    Non-Ferrous: fittings, alloys, patinas

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