The Forge: Master the Ancient Art of Metalworking

John Vivian's guide to mastering the ancient art of metalworking takes you from basic tools to working with metals as various as bronze and high-carbon steel. Our guide will have you metalsmithing in no time.

1. DRILL ATTACHMENT HOLES IN BLADE Enlarge existing holes at blade ends to 3/16"" and drill or punch two more 3/16""' holes 1/2"" in from first holes