Robert goes behind the scenes over to the Pop's Knife Supply knife shop to have knife maker Joey Berry of JB Knifeworks show you how to make a knife tangs ... specifically, how to make skeletonized full tangs as well as how to make tapered tangs.
SFT vs TT - Find out what the difference is between a skeletonized tang and a tapered tang, and all the steps involved in creating a very important step in the knife making process.
You can see Joey Berry's knives (JB Knifeworks) at KnifeOutpost.com/jbk
Video Timeline: 00:00 Intro 00:09 Meet Joey Berry of JB Knifeworks 00:32 What is a "tang"? 00:57 SFT vs TT (Skeletonized Full Tang vs Tapered Tang) 01:13 Marking and Scribing 02:11 Drilling 03:03 Grinding the Fuller 03:24 Tools in the Knife Shop 03:50 Explaining the Taper Method 04:21 Grinding the Taper 05:00 Grinding Jig for the Taper 06:09 Final Pre - Heat Treat Taper Inspection 06:45 Heat Treating the Knife 07:42 Removing the Scale & Finalizing the Taper Grind 08:48 SFT vs TT comparison in Pommel thickness 09:27 Why Skeletonize or Taper a Knife Tang? 11:15 Joey's knives are on KnifeOutpost.com/jbk 11:55 ✌🏻
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