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  1. How to upload pictures

    There are a few different ways to upload a picture or attach one to a thread post/comment.

    1. Users have access to a 'picture gallery' or 'album' through their profile.

    a. click on "My Profile"
    b. left hand side of the window will show an "Albums" section. Click on the name of the Album
    c. on the toolbar you will see 'Upload Pictures', click on that.
    d. click on 'Add Files'
    e. click on 'Select Files'
    f. navigate ...
  2. Making swords the Odin way

    Well my way anyway.

    Here are just a few methods I use and by no means the only ones to make swords.

    I start with a bar of say 1/4" thick 5160H steel and from it I cut the length, with a little spare, with a bandsaw using Bi-metal band saw blades cut and welded from a roll. If I'm going to add a fuller, I mark the beginning and end and mill the fuller about 75 thousands deep. After fuller is milled both sides, I draw the profile on the bar including tang shape. ...
  3. Review: "Here they fight with Messer - God help them!"

    Quote Originally Posted by Christopher Halpin View Post
    I have recently returned from attending an event organised by Hotspur School of Defence in Alnwick in the UK aptly titled "Here they fight with Messer - God help them!" Set in beautiful surroundings and under the expert tutelage of guest instructor Jörg Bellinghausen and the watchful eye of host Bob Brooks a group of eager students from as far afield as the US and from all four corners of the UK were treated to a series of fantastic messer lessons over the course of the weekend.