Blade Forging Demo at OMSI

Blade Forging Demo at OMSI
Date
September 24 10:00AM to 25 5:00PM, 2011
Location
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Address
1945 SE Water Ave.
Portland, OR 97214
United States
Map & Directions
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More Information
http://www.omsi.edu/events
Academia Duellatoria in Partnership with Red Troll Forge brings you demonstrations on weapons forging as well as Historic European Martial Arts systems.
John Czekala of Academia Duellatoria and Master Blade Smith Nick Marcelja of Red Troll Forge will be forging sword blades in the courtyard. Watch as the blades are formed and learn about history, metallurgy and forging techniques of European sword blades as ongoing instruction is given during the day.

In addition learn about real historical swordplay and warfare
with Academia Duellatoria. See historical swordplay demonstrations, examine historical swordplay tretises and handle weapons and armor.
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