Knifemaking 101

Interested in knifemaking? Here's a few pages I've put together with some information on what I frequebtly get asked.

Knifemaking Terms
Knifemaking Terms

Learn the lingo of knife and armourmaking!

Hamons
Hamons

Nice hamons are more than just slapping some clay on some steel.

Damascus
Damascus

Here's some tips and tricks I use for composite welded and pattern welded steels.

Forges and Burners
Forges and Burners

This is one of the biggest areas I see people having problems with. I have tips on forge and burner construction along with balancing systems.