More than 11 years of new answers to questions from the readers of BLADE Magazine fuel this revised version of the hot-selling 1st edition. Completely revised, with new chapters and all-new 16-page color gallery containing stunning full-color images of finished knives. Tips and tricks for knife makers of all skill levels Master bladesmith Wayne Goddard draws on decades of experience to answer questions from knife makers at all levels. As a columnist for BLADE Magazine, Goddard has been answering real questions from real knife makers for twenty years. Now, find all the details in one place in this handy reference for every knife maker, amateur or professional. In a Q&A format, the author answers questions on every aspect of knife making, from selecting steel to heat treating and finishing the blade, with clear and precise answers. This is a must-have book for anyone interested in making knives.