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Canadian Knifemaker

    1. New Member Introductions

      Jump in here and tell us about yourself
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    2. Forum Rules

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    1. Knife Shows & Events

      Upcoming knifemaking events
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      Latest: Forge And Forum RussGen, Nov 16, 2019
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    2. Canadian Suppliers

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      Latest: Cactus Juice Supplier cuatroXcuatro, Jan 8, 2020
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    3. Knifemaker Clubs & Organizations

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    1. Design

      Discussions about designing knives. Making and using templates, sharing ideas.
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      Latest: Damascus Hunting Knife Tom Stegner, Jan 16, 2020 at 12:21 PM
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    2. Steel, Hardware, & Handle Material

      Which steel to choose? What handle material?
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      Latest: Low Temp Solder Source Dave Hodson, Jan 18, 2020 at 10:22 PM
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    3. Working the Steel

      All about cutting, forging, grinding and filing. Making the blade and other bits.
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      Latest: S/s Forge Weld? Tom Stegner, Jan 15, 2020 at 10:20 AM
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    4. Heat Treating

      All about the science (or dark magic) that turns steel into blades.
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      Latest: Stainless ToddR, Jan 16, 2020 at 5:23 AM
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    5. Fit & Finish

      Putting it all together.
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      Latest: Wood Handle Finishing Advice ToddR, Nov 24, 2019
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    6. Filework

      Giving your knives some extra appeal.
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      Latest: Crazy H’s IamSteve-O, Jan 1, 2020
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    7. Making Your Mark

      Everything about marking your knives, from designing your mark to getting it on the blade.
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      Latest: Vinyl Cutter(s) Griff, Mar 26, 2019
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    8. Sharpening

      Tools and methods for getting that perfect edge.
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      Latest: Help! Wishalot, Jun 1, 2019
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    1. Sheaths & Other Leather Projects

      Discuss ideas, show what you're working on.
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    2. Materials & Technique

      Questions and discussions about working with leather.
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      Latest: Soapstone - Handles John Noon, Apr 27, 2019
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    3. Leather & Kydex Tools and Equipment

      Hand tools? Sewing machines? Share your thoughts and show off your toys.
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      Latest: Belt Clip Claude Barre, Jan 2, 2020
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    1. Grinders

      All about this vital tool, whether it's a DIY or off-the-shelf.
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      Latest: Wanting To Build A Knife Grinder dancom, Jan 15, 2020 at 3:04 PM
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    2. Forges, Ovens, Kilns, & Salt Pots

      Discussions on building and using them.
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      Latest: New Forge Build Tom Stegner, Dec 18, 2019
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    3. Jigs & Holders

      All those little helpers that make life easier.
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      Latest: Jig For Ulu John Noon, Apr 15, 2019
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    4. Milling, Drilling, & Cutting

      Discuss all your favourite tools and accessories.
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      Latest: Portable Band Saw From Princess? Wishalot, Jan 16, 2020 at 11:15 AM
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    5. Other Tools

      Discussions about any of your other knifemaking tools.
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    1. Fixed Blades

      From hunters to hatchets, you'll find it here
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      Latest: Damascus Scand Type Hunter Wishalot, Jan 16, 2020 at 11:21 AM
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    2. Folders

      Slippies, liner locks, razors, and more
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      Latest: No 3 ! PeterP, Jan 15, 2019
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    3. Other Projects

      Show off some non-knife things you've made
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      Latest: Paper Mycarta John Noon, Jan 9, 2020
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    4. How I Made It: Tutorials

      Share your builds to help others.
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      Latest: Stacked Birch Bark Block Wishalot, Nov 9, 2019
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    5. KITH (Knife In The Hat) Builds

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      Latest: 2017 K I T H Final Entries Les Tippett, Apr 14, 2018