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Integral Forging with Christoph Deringer (an American Bladesmith Society DVD) 2 DVDs

SKU: AMBS0028

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Integral Blade forging of both a drop point full tang hunter and a full tang dagger. Master Smith Deringer forges the dagger blade, guard and tang from a single 52100 steel ball bearing.

Universal DVD, Color

6 in stock

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Integral Blade forging of both a drop point full tang hunter and a full tang dagger. Master Smith Deringer forges the dagger blade, guard and tang from a single 52100 steel ball bearing.

DVD #1 of 2 contains Integral Blade Forging of a full tang Drop Point Hunter in Chapters:

  • Introduction
  • Initial Forging using Power Hammer
  • Hand Forging to Set Shoulders
  • Use of Bearing Races
  • Caution with 52100 Steel
  • Power Hammer to Reduce Bolster Area
  • Advantage of Coal over Gas Forge
  • Forging the Tang
  • Matching Scales to Tang
  • Pinning Scales to Tang & Thoughts on Ricasso
  • Heat Treating 52100 Blades
  • Planishing and Completing Blade

DVD #2 of 2 contains Integral Blade Forging of a full tang Dagger in Chapters:

  • Introduction
  • Forging Safety Apparel
  • Integral Blade Forging Process
  • Strategy for Forging the Guard
  • Guard Fullering & Forging Approach
  • Blade, Guard & Tang Alignment Tip
  • Double Ball Swage for Tang Configuration
  • Configuring & Detailing Dagger’s Blade

Additional information

Weight 0.5 lbs
Publisher

American Bladesmith Society