The Camp Axe forging course is designed for anyone with minimal forging experience and an interest in making a hand forged camp axe. Topics: - Safety & equipment - function and design - Selection of steel - Forging, hammer technique - Heat treating - Grinding, polishing, finishing - Preparing the handle. Each student will gain a deeper understanding of forging techniques, heat treating, grinding and have a hands-on experience finishing their own axe with expert instruction.
Additional time will be added during regular open forge hours for fit & finish.
Tuesday or Thursday 6-9 PM
Pre-requisite: Introduction to Blacksmithing Workshop
December 16, Friday 6-9PM
December 17, Saturday 12-5PM
December 18, Sunday 12-5PM
* The images are not representing the actual final product as they are showing a damascus steel and a laser etched version* However, laser etching is available through a third party vendor at their cost.
Location & Contact Details
205 NW 16th St, Pompano Beach, Florida, USA
Cancellation Policy: Since most of our workshops book up months in advance...If you must, please only cancel or reschedule 72 hours prior to your appointment out of courtesy to people on our wait-lists. Inside of the 72 hour window we reserve the right not to refund or reschedule. Thank you for your understanding