Knifemaking with Bob Loveless: Build Knives with a Living Legend

Knifemaking with Bob Loveless: Build Knives with a Living Legend

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by Durwood Hollis
     
 

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Blade aficionados will revel in color photos from inside Bob Loveless' knife shop, and of his knives, as author Durwood Hollis details Loveless' stock-removal method of knife making, tools of the trade, designs, heat treating and tempering of blade steel, handles, sheaths, knife care and maintenance, and tips for the field.

Bob Loveless, a member of the Blade

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Blade aficionados will revel in color photos from inside Bob Loveless' knife shop, and of his knives, as author Durwood Hollis details Loveless' stock-removal method of knife making, tools of the trade, designs, heat treating and tempering of blade steel, handles, sheaths, knife care and maintenance, and tips for the field.

Bob Loveless, a member of the Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall Of Fame©, passed away on Sept. 2, 2010, at the age of 81. He was known as the father of the modern custom knife movement, the man who popularized the dropped hunter, Big Bear sub-hilt fighter and other knives, and, along with Richard Barney, co-wrote How To Make Knives, the precursor to this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440217883
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
11/30/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
25 MB
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Meet the Author

Durwood Hollis has been a freelance writer for 30 years. His work has been published in a wide range of outdoor magazines and journals, including Outdoor Life, BLADE Magazine, Knives Illustrated, Tactical Knives and many others.

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