Making of weapons - blades

types bladestypes blades
cross-sections of different kinds of blades:
black color = hard steel;
white color = soft iron.
From the left: the blade with hard edge, the blade with soft iron core, the sandwich blade, the proto-pattern-weldet blade, pattern welded blades, pattern welded blade with soft iron core. (see Viking sword (107))

the making of pattern-welded blade

glowing packet
the packet of iron and steel before the welding
forget welding
forget welding
the packet after the welding
the packet after the welding
packet of damaskpacket of damask
two packet of damask for the middle of the blade
the blade before last weldingbefore last welding
the blade before last welding
finished bladefinish
finished blade
the making of the grooveshand roughing
hand roughing of the blade, the making of the grooves
heating of the blade
heating of the blade
hardening
The hardening of the blade into the water
water grinding
water grinding
the different look of the pattern-welding 1

pattern-welding of Viking sword (107)

the different look of the pattern-welding 2pattern-welding 2
the different look of the pattern-welding 3pattern-welding 3
the different look of the pattern-welding 4

pattern-welding of Viking sword (111)

the different look of the pattern-welding 5

pattern-welding of Viking sword (110)

the different look of the pattern-welding 6

pattern-welding of Viking sword (124)

the different look of the pattern-welding 7pattern-welding 7
the different look of the pattern-welding 8

pattern-welding of Sword (113)

the different look of the pattern-welding 9

pattern-welding of Spatha sword (115)

the different look of the pattern-welding 10

pattern-welding of Roman ring pommel sword (116)

the different look of the pattern-welding 11

pattern-welding of Germanic gold hilt spatha (117)

the different look of the pattern-welding 12

pattern-welding of Sword (104)

the different look of the pattern-welding 13

pattern-welding of Roman sword (119)

the different look of the pattern-welding - 123 Anglosaxon Sword

pattern-welding Anglosaxon sword (123)

the different look of the pattern-welding - 127 Sword

pattern-welding Sword (127)

the different look of the pattern-welding
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