9780764340147

Making Hidden Tang Knives by Heinrich Schmidbauer & Hans Joachim Wieland

Spiral-Bound, 108 pages, 200+ photos & diagrams, 6" x 9".
Making Hidden Tang Knives by Heinrich Schmidbauer & Hans Joachim Wieland
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This beginner-level guide explains, step-by-step, how to make a fixed-blade hidden tang knife and a matching leather scabbard.

Used by hunters and fishermen the world over, hidden tang knives have tangs that are completely hidden by the handle material, which makes for a more comfortable grip on the knife. Knifemakers will find the 200+ photos and diagrams, the tools and materials lists, and the detailed instructions perfectly suited to creating this knife.

The guide requires minimal use of power tools and equipment and also provides knifemakers with an understanding of various types of steels and handle materials for subsequent knife projects.

The section on tools and steps necessary for making a sheath round out this guide.

Spiral-Bound, 108 pages, 200+ photos & diagrams, 6" x 9".

AUTHORS

Heinrich Schmidbauer is a knifemaker whose fixed blades have a distinctive style with Scandinavian influences. Hans Joachim Wieland is a journalist and chief editor of Germany’s Knife magazine. He has been working with and creating all types of knives for many years.

Publisher:
Schiffer
Year Published:
English translation 2012
Format:
Spiral-Bound, 108 pages, 200+ photos & diagrams
Dimensions:
6" x 9".
Author:
Heinrich Schmidbauer & Hans Joachim Wieland
ISBN:
9780764340147