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Kitchen Knife Series

DESCRIPTION
Join us for a 2-day workshop building a handle, assembling a knife and sharpening the 6″ Damascus Steel blade for use in the kitchen or while camping.  Work with a selection of exotic hardwoods to shape a custom handle, learn how to properly apply epoxy to attach scales to the tang, drill pin holes, buffer the wood, and finally, polish the blade throughout with sandpaper and finally sharpen for use. Previous experience or knowledge of woodworking is not required, but expect to leave with some!

This weekend workshop is a 2 session course that begins on Saturday July 28th and continues on the following Sunday July 29th. Please confirm with your schedule that you will be available to attend each session.

MATERIALS
6″ Damascus Steel Chef Blade
Wide selection of exotic wood and burl knife scales
Fast Set West Systems epoxy (resin + hardener)
Metal pins
Acetone and Polyurethane
Sandpaper (80-220 grit) for wood and wet/dry sandpaper (400-800+ grit) for blade

TOOLS
Bandsaw
Scrollsaw
Drill Press
Rasps

PREREQUISITES
Previous experience or knowledge of woodworking or sharpening blades is not required, but expect to leave with some!

A NOTE ABOUT CLASS SIZE
Classes are limited to 6 students to ensure lots of hands-on time with the tools and personal attention from the instructor. If the class is sold out but you’re still interested in this particular class, we can add your name to a waitlist and will contact you if a ticket becomes available. Email classes@adxportland.com for more information.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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Start:
July 28, 2018 1:00 PM
End:
July 28, 2018 5:00 PM
Location:
ADX Portland
417 SE 11th Ave
Portland OR United States
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Classes at ADX
Email:
classes@adxportland.com
Telephone:
(503) 915-4342
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