1 Day Knife Making Classes Japanese Hidden Tang - Brisbane

From AUD $500.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: West Ipswich, QLD
  • Product code: PFLWV1

In this class, we make a stainless steel Japanese Nakari or Gyuto with a hidden tang & pre-heat treated steel. The handle on this knife is a pre-made Japanese, wooden WA handle - similar to in the photos.

This is a classic Japanese styled blade & handle

This is a variation of the 1 Day knife making class where we make a (full-tang, stainless steel, blade with a resin handle).

We go over the whole process of making the knife together and I will also go into details on heat treating the stainless steel.

Things we cover in our classes - 

  • The whole knife-building process from start to finish
  • Knife Designing Theory
  • Shaping the knife
  • Heat-treating specialty stainless steels
  • Hand grinding techniques on the 2x72 grinder
  • How to prepare a knife for hand sanding
  • Hand sanding your blade to get a perfect satin finish
  • Time management
  • Knife instruction and care
  • How to advertise yourself and your product
  • How to take photos of your products to get the most interest
  • How to price your products
  • Workshop safety and OHS
  • Machine finishing knife style
  • Going through the recommended tools to begin the hobby of knife making

You also keep the knives you make in the class - valued at $500! 

We're conveniently located in Ipswich 4305. Classes can be booked on weekdays or weekends.

If you have any questions or need a custom date not listed please give me a call at 0420555606.

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