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Basic Linerlock Folders with Rick Dunkerly: June 4-8

Basic Linerlock Folders
 
with
 
 
Rick Dunkerly
 
Class runs: June 4-8
 
Tuition: $675.00
 
 Material fee: $60.00
 
Skill level:Seasoned beginner and up, compentency with knifemakers tools and grinding helpful
 
 
 
 
 

In this five day class students will learn to design and construct their own locking folding knife using the “Liner Lock” mechanism. The goal will be for each student to complete a folder and learn the necessary skills and theory to create a solid, smooth functioning folder using basic knifemaking equipment in their own shop.  Topics covered will include basic liner lock design and construction, proper lock geometry, blade grinding, heat treating and final assembly. 

This is a seasoned beginner class. Each perspective student should have a basic knowledge of knifemaking tools and some blade grinding experience.