Tel:                     Andre Erasmus  084 825 4427

Address:         25 Somerset Drive, Stilfontein, 2550 

Email:                             andre@nwknives.co.za

 

KNIFEMAKING SOLUTIONS THAT KEEP WORKING

 

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Training Courses

Our training courses are designed according to the requirements of the Knifemakers Guild of SA. Both courses are comprehensive and cover all aspects of either the fixed blade or liner-lock folding knife that you will make yourselves during our courses.

 

 

FIXED BLADE COURSE @ R2 500

The fixed blade course takes place over two consecutive

days, normally a Friday and a Saturday and covers

everything to make your own mirror polished, hollow

ground, full tang, fixed blade knife with bolsters, tapered

tang and sheath.

 

Topics coverec include steel selection, knife design,

stabilising handle materials, anodizing titanium and many

more. You make your own knife with our assistance, with

the focus being on the training experience. A maximum

of four attendees are accepted between two trainers to

ensure optimum learning experience.

 

Course cost includes all materials and consumables, a

printed course manual, refreshments and lunch.

 

 

 

LINER-LOCK FOLDER COURSE @ R2 500

 

The liner-lock course takes place over two consecutive

days, normally a Friday and a Saturday and covers

everything to make your own liner-lock knife with

 titanium liners, bolsters and hollow ground blade.

 Previous experience with hollow grinding and

polishing is essential.

 

This course focus on the design and crafting of a

liner-lock folding knife.

 

 

ACCOMMODATION

 

Accommodation can be arranged at discount rates with Ukarimu Guesthouse www.ukarimu.co.za.

 

 

 

TRAINING DATES

 

Please view our Planner page for scheduled course dates.

Prior booking is essential as some dates may be fully booked or changed