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Image via Wikipedia Hello All, I am Ric Furrer of www.doorcountyforgeworks.com Here is a series of photos showing how a pattern welded (damascus) steel sword is made. Note the double fuller (grooves) and the interplay of the pattern and the shape of the blade. I make damascus steel (pattern-welded) as well as wootz swords and [...]

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This is the first video out of a tutorial I am constructing on pattern welding. This video shows the initial forge weld on a billet of damascus steel. For more information and the complete tutorial with additional pictures and descriptions visit www.fredeenblades.com For more of my work, visit www.fredeenblades.com

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