Wayne Goddard s 50 Knife Shop Revised

Author: Wayne Goddard
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 0896892956
Format: PDF
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*Reveals secrets to crafting durable knives without spending a lot of money*Speaks to a ready audience: BLADE Show - -largest custom cutlery show in the U.S. draws 10,000 people each year*Presents simple, expert instruction in full color photosKnife-makers, veteran and novice, know and trust Wayne Goddard's techniques and teaching, and it shows in the level of craftsmanship featured at the nation's knife shows. The very book that changed the face of bladesmithing is revamped, with full color photo instructions and the tried-and-true format knife-makers will refer to for years to come.This page-turner covers: *Tools needed to make knives, and outfitting a personal workshop without breaking the bank. *Forging and heat-treating techniques, to help improve existing bladesmithing skills *200+ color photos demonstrate basic knife making techniquesThe easiest guide to making knives is Wayne Goddard's $50 Knife Shop, Revised.

How to Make Knives

Author: Richard W. Barney
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780873413893
Format: PDF
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An illustrated guide to the manufacture of knives.

Custom Knifemaking

Author: Tim McCreight
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811721752
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Ten projects will teach beginners how to cut, shape, heat, treat, and finish a knife.

Bladesmithing with Murray Carter

Author: Murray Carter
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 1440218455
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Bladesmithing with Murray Carter provides the reader with an in-depth look into traditional Japanese Cutlery forging techniques and their modern applications. A non-stop flow of inquiries to Murray has prompted him to reveal the secret techniques learned during 18 years in Japan, where he lived and worked as a village bladesmith. He now shares this wealth of information for the benefit of the curious reader and Japanese knife enthusiast alike. Owners of nearly 15,000 of Murray’s knives will be delighted to see a comprehensive book written by the knives’ creator. FEATURES • 250+ dazzling, full-color images, including many by renowned photographer Hiro Soga. • Unique and extremely rare insight into the Japanese culture through the (blue) eyes of a Japanese village bladesmith. • Detailed explanations of Traditional Japanese Bladesmithing techniques that until now have been cloaked in mystery and myth. • Enough detailed information to guide an aspiring bladesmith to become a successful smith in the Japanese style of blade making.

Building the Everyday Work Knife

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 1440233047
Format: PDF, ePub
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Author of such books as Wayne Goddard’s $50 Knife Shop and The Wonder of Knifemaking, Wayne Goddard takes you through his proven process of making the everyday working knife. Goddard speaks the language of ordinary people who like to use knives they’ve made themselves.

101 Knife Designs

Author: Murray Carter
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 144023387X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Great designs, great knives! In 101 Knife Designs, join master smith Murray Carter as he reveals the successful traits of knife designs that have lasted throughout history. Knife enthusiasts and knife makers alike will learn to: Identify common traits in great knives. Understand how to apply them to new knife design. For the first time ever, Carter shares details of his personal collection of successful patterns--created and perfected over decades of designing and making knives. Dazzling, full-color images of completed knives--from renowned photographer Hiro Soga--provide inspiration and direction as you apply these principles to create your own custom knife designs. With 101 Knife Designs, you, too, can make practical knives that will become cherished keepsakes.

Research Methodology

Author: Wayne Goddard
Publisher: Juta and Company Ltd
ISBN: 9780702156601
Format: PDF, Docs
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This 2nd Edition covers all facets of the research process, from finding a topic to disseminating the results. The subject is placed in the context of the academic scene and research needs in South Africa, and methodologies discussed include traditional modes of inquiry, research technology such as the Internet, and the role of oral tradition in the social sciences.

The World s Greatest Knife Book

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1440248192
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Treasured by knife collectors, enthusiasts, knifemakers and dealers worldwide, the Knives book is presented in a proven formula of sections: bank of enthralling feature articles about the latest developments, history and transformation of knives, swords and edges of all types; trends photo/caption section showcasing the latest in blades, steels, styles and materials; state of the art photo/caption section parading scrimshawed, engraved, jewel-inlaid, etched, carved, sculpted and forge-welded, damascus and mosaic-damascus knives; factory trends section updating readers on the newest in factory or production knives; and a completely updated directory of custom knifemakers, their contact information, including websites and email addresses, technical information, specialties, materials, price ranges, tools, tang stamps and comments.

Introducing the Theory of Computation

Author: Wayne Goddard
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763741256
Format: PDF
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Introducing the Theory of Computation is the ideal text for any undergraduate, introductory course on formal languages, automata, and computability. The author provides a concise, yet complete, introduction to the important models of finite automata, grammars, and Turing machines, as well as to undecidability and the basics of complexity theory. Numerous problems, varying in level of difficulty, round out each chapter and allow students to test themselves on key topics. Answers to selected exercises are included as an appendix and a complete instructor's solutions manual is available on the text's website.