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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2012, 11:30 AM Thread Starter
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"The Birth of a Tool" Series- Handmade Forging

I know there's quite a few people on here who appreciate good quality tools and even more how things are made. This is a video series I stumbled across from another forum but thought you guys would like to see it too. Watch it in high quality, these videos are very well made.






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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2012, 11:36 AM
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Whew, for a moment I though you found a video of (Fill in name of tool here)'s birth.

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Musics kinda lame, but I enjoy the videos!

I have a friend who just built himself a forge up in Wisconsin. He's learning to make his own knives and such. I've been meaning to get up there and see how he does it.

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tool makers are bunch of assholes

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That's damn cool. Nice to see that trade is still alive.
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