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Damascus Build Guide - Knots & Crosses Pattern

Damascus Build Guide - Knots & Crosses Pattern

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Damascus Build Guide - Knots & Crosses Pattern

Embark on your journey to master the art of creating the Knots & Crosses Damascus pattern with our comprehensive 5-page PDF guide. This meticulously detailed document presents a step-by-step breakdown of the entire process, providing you with a clear roadmap for successful pattern manipulation and development.

Key Features:

Detailed Instructions:

The guide outlines each step with precision, ensuring that you have a thorough understanding of the process. From selecting the recommended steel to understanding the required sizes and quantities, every aspect is covered in detail.

Steel Selection Guidelines:

Steel A: 80CRV2 
Steel B: 15N20 

Print and Post:

Enhance your workshop experience by printing the guide and affixing it to your workshop wall. This visual reference serves as a constant companion, allowing you to effortlessly tick off each completed step and ensuring you never feel lost or unsure about what to do next.

By following this expertly crafted guide, you'll gain the confidence and knowledge needed to create a stunning Basket Weave Damascus pattern. Elevate your craft with a resource that simplifies the process and guarantees a successful outcome.

A Message from Neels van den Berg:

I want to extend my heartfelt appreciation for your incredible support! Your decision to invest in these products has allowed me to dedicate the time and effort required to create them. Each one of you holds a special place in my heart, and I genuinely value and appreciate your unwavering support. Thank you.

Were you aware that we offer an extensive collection of knife designs? Our selection caters to a wide spectrum of preferences and needs. What's more, we're continually introducing new and captivating templates every week!

To delve into our comprehensive assortment and stay in the loop regarding the latest additions, please make a point to visit Your next masterpiece awaits!

I cordially invite you to share your thoughts on these designs and how we can enhance them. If you have a specific style in mind that you'd like me to create a design drawing for, don't hesitate to reach out, and I'll bring your vision to life.

Warm Regards,

Neels van den Berg

American Bladesmith Society Master Smith
Member of the Knifemakers’ Guild of Southern Africa

Black Dragon Forge
Cell: +27 (0)83 451 3105

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