Knife or Death

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I would like to thank Lady Sensei for the privilege of making the Knife or Death competition blade for her.

Please visit her web site at www.ladysensei.com

Here are some photos of the process of making her competition blade.

Click an image below for the slide show.

Raw Stock
Raw Stock

I started with 1 1/8 inch 1086 modified stock.

Fullering
Fullering

Widening the stock.

Forging Blade Shape
Forging Blade Shape
Blade Forged to Shape
Blade Forged to Shape
Bending the Curve
Bending the Curve
Blade Ground
Blade Ground
Ready for Heat Treat
Ready for Heat Treat
Finished Blade
Finished Blade