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eto
12-16-2012, 02:41 PM
Western Approach on Japanese Sword: Tamahagane




http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wDbg1aikq1I

Kelson
12-16-2012, 03:08 PM
here is the regular link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDbg1aikq1I

Zwiefel
12-16-2012, 03:14 PM
very cool!

eto
12-16-2012, 04:34 PM
here is the regular link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDbg1aikq1I

Merci beaucoup Kelson

jmforge
12-16-2012, 10:10 PM
Cool stuff. Walter has a good video on his "hybrid" polishing technique among others.

Kelson
12-17-2012, 02:40 PM
De rien Eto :)

here is a japanese version of the tatara:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mmPMSK-pl8

At 4 Minutes, you can see a huge block of tamahagane.

There is also an old National Geographic vision of the process.