Building the Burnley Kwaiken DVD (Schwarz Production)
Go behind the scenes with Lucas Burnley as he builds his iconic Kwaiken Classic. First designed by Burnley in 2004 as his personal EDC, the cord-wrapped fixed blade with a flexible and effective carry system remains one of his most timeless and recognizable models, and embodies Burnley’s clean and utilitarian design aesthetic.
In this 2-part instructional DVD set by Schwarz Productions, viewers will learn a broad range of universal knife-making techniques from Lucas as he takes them step-by-step through the process of building the Kwaiken Classic. With over two hours of instruction, this tutorial will help beginners get set up and on their way to becoming a knife maker, and provide seasoned knife makers with some new tips and tricks.
DISK 1: Chapters 1 – 3
Chapter 1 – Pattern Layout and Profiling
Chapter 2 – Grinding and Heat Treating
Chapter 3 – Blade Finish Work
length: 75 minutes
DISK 2: Chapters 3 – 6
Chapter 4 – Epoxy Cord Wrapping
Chapter 5 – Custom Kydex Sheath
Chapter 6 – Logoing and Sharpening
length: 50 minutes