Sunday, June 1, 2014

Damascus for Blade Show 2014

Scott just finished three Damascus pieces for Blade Show.
One small and delicate, one big and bold . . .

Damascus Hunter
Steel: 1095/15n20
Damascus Pattern: Twisted W's
Blade Length: 4 1/2 inches
Overall Length: 9 1/4 inches
Handle: Curly Koa
Guard: Damascus w/ peened bronze spacer

Damascus Diamondback
Steel: 1095/15n20
Pattern: Tranquil Pool
Blade Length: 9 3/4 inches
Overall Length: 15 1/4 inches
Handle: Dyed Hawaiian Mango
Guard: Bead-blasted 416 Stainless w/ nickel-silver spacers

. . . and one that's just a touch blue.

Blued Damascus Merlin
Steel: 1095/15n20
Pattern: Twisted W's
Blade Length: 7 1/4 inches
Overall Length: 12 1/2 inches
Handle: African Blackwood
Guard: Blued steel w/ G-10 spacer

Blade Show - Table 13P

Titanium Sword Cane Complete

Scott finished his latest sword cane today. The blade is anodized titanium, and the total weight of the cane is 17 ounces. For construction pictures see previous posts. 

Titanium Sword Cane
Blade: Anodized Titanium
Blade Length: 21 inches
Knob: African Blackwood
Ferrule: Stainless Steel
Throat: Damascus
Shaft: Carbon Fiber
Weight: 17 ounces
Overall Length: 36 inches

You can anodize titanium to a range of colors. Scott choose blue to fend off Orcs. 

The knob is African Blackwood with a stainless ferrule and Damascus throat. 

 Whew, Blade Show is almost here. Hope to see you there - Table 13P.