Forging course – How to forge a knife

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The focus of the course is to give participants the opportunity to try out the basics of knife forging. You will test forging a couple of knife blades with tangs, and a couple of steel knives, e.g. women’s knives. During the course, you will also learn how to grind, harden and temper the knife blades.

  • Price: SEK 4650 including VAT
  • Lenght: 2 days (from 9 am Day 1 to 4 pm Day 2)
  • Dates: 2 – 3 June, 29 – 30 September 2017
  • Content: Practical instruction, including materials, accommodation, breakfast, refreshments and lunch for 2 days and one 3-course dinner.

Product Description

With the help of examples and instructions, you will be given a step-by-step introduction, in a group of maximum 8 people, to the methods and holds involved in hot forging. You will learn to light and use the forge and get to know a little more about the tools and material used.  

The focus of the course is to give participants the opportunity to try out the basics of knife forging. You will test forging a couple of knife blades with tangs, and a couple of steel knives, e.g. women’s knives. During the course, you will also learn how to grind, harden and temper the knife blades. The course objective is that each participant will be able to take a few handmade knives home with them.

No previous knowledge is required.