Class: How to Sharpen Super Steels When: Friday, 1:30-2:30pm Room 103
With the popularity of super steels CPM S30V, S35VN, 20CV and others in the knife market, people are learning how difficult they can be to sharpen. Award-Winning Knifemaker RJ Martin will show you which sharpeners to use and how to use them so your blades of such steels will be ready to cut most anything.
Class: Let the Pros Up Your Knife Game When: Thursday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM Room 104
You benefit from the decades of knowledge and experience of our all-star panel of knifemakers as they consider a knife made by you. They will examine your knife and share with you what’s good, what may need tweaking, suggest possible improvements, etc. Bring one knife only. Limited seating. Panel members are award-winning knifemakers RJ Martin and Bill Ruple along with ABS master smiths Harvey Dean, Jerry Fisk, Jason Knight and Steve Schwarzer.