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Clarke Knives

Contact Name: Graham Clarke

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Unit 21, Lower Basset Down Workshops
Basset Down
Wroughton, Swindon
Wiltshire
SN4 9QP

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Bladesmithing experience day - Wiltshire
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Bladesmithing experience day - Wiltshire
Wiltshire - Next course on 5th October 2019
£155
Can you handle the heat?! Want to experience what it takes to make your own knife? Under the tutelage of Graham Clarke you will learn to make a fully useable carbon steel knife. During your day you will: * Shape your knife using a gas forge, hammer, anvil. * Normalise your blade in the gas forge * Grind your blade to it's near finished shape * Heat-treat your blade (without the fiery theatricals as seen on television) * Finish grind and sharpen your blade. Graham is a qualified Metallurgist and...
Bladesmithing weekend Wiltshire
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Bladesmithing weekend Wiltshire
Wiltshire - Next course on 9th November 2019
£295
Under the tutelage of Graham Clarke you will learn to make a fully useable carbon steel knife. During your first day you will: * Shape your knife using a gas forge, hammer, anvil. * Normalise your blade in the gas forge * Grind your blade to it's near finished shape * Heat-treat your blade (without the fiery theatricals as seen on television) * Finish grind and sharpen your blade. On your second day you will:- *Attach handles to your knife from a selection of available materials (wood, Micarta, G10 etc)...
Knife Making Tuition - Wiltshire
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Knife Making Tuition - Wiltshire
Wiltshire
£325
Under the tutelage of Graham Clarke you will learn to make a stainless steel, fixed blade knife by the stock removal method (no forging) or a carbon steel fixed blade by forging and flat grinding. You will also design and make a leather sheath for your knife. During day 1 you will:- * Cut the knife profile from sheet steel or forge it from steel plate. * Prepare the blank and heat-treat it * Hollow grind (flat grind for a forged knife), polish or satin finish the blade On Day...