South African handmade knife makers are truly in a league of their own. The dedication and passion that goes into making these pieces one-of-a-kind, have enthusiats the world over salivating and wanting more. One never fully understands the commitment and passion that goes into the making of one of these items until one experiences this first hand by attempting to make one yourself. Only after this attempt can one fully appreciate the skill that goes into this trade.
The owner of Metallurgical Testing Labs (MTL) has been a part of this industry insofar as supplying technical insight and opinion into the materials that are use and the manner in which the product is heat treated.
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