Class: Fabricating Metal Sheath & Scabbard Fittings
When: Friday, 3:30-4:30 PM
Steve Rapp will walk you through the process of constructing a chape and locket for a scabbard or sheath, from choosing the material to forming, soldering and finishing the fittings. He will cover several design variations, including finials, belt studs and solder seam placement.
Steven Rapp has won many awards in the BLADE Show custom knife judging competition over the years, including for his period fixed blades with metal scabbards. Join him as he shows you how to make an award-winning metal scabbard his way.