Re: [E_Rapier] Fwd: Darkwood Longsword / Confused
- I am sure that Darkwood is doing it in the correct & proper manner. I am
not the person who has set up their manufacturing process.
The word they used was "grinding".
On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 8:17 AM, thltoymaker <thltoymaker@...> wrote:
> Hmmm I was under the impression that the blade blanks were cut then
> milled, as in using a milling machine wherein cutting fluid keeps the
> metal from over heating. Hmmmmm and hmmmmm !!
> > From Gerrard: Darkwood is allowed to grind the blade, yet our rules
> > say we cant ...???
> >>Also, I was talking to Darkwood today, and they can easily alter the
> >>stiffness of a blade by the grinding process, which means that if you
> >>a longsword blade that was a bit stiffer than mine (mine is the regular
> >>stiffness), they can easily do that. Any additional longsword blades that
> >>order for myself will be stiffer than my existing one.
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