This Week I Learned to Blacksmith with Alec Steele

22 sep 2017
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Go check out Alec Steele's video where he teaches me to forge:
Alec's video part 2:
This week I learned to blacksmith with Alec Steele. I forged a Scottish knife called a sgian dubh.
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Music Credits
0:19 ErOs - Sim
2:27 Like Water - DelicTrips
All other music from the Epidemic Sound library.
*There is a mistake in the time card. It was actually 17 hours 22 mins.*

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  • 0:10 did you wear undergarments under your kilt?

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  • That method of lighting forge is used by traditional Katana makers in Japan.

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  • Ending song?

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  • at @ what is the song?

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    • sorry I meant ​3:53

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    • I mean at ​@​ what is the song?

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  • Mike - can’t find a Sgian Bubh. Fine I’ll make it myself

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  • I just realized how terrifyingly buff Alec's right arm must be. Just that one arm. I'm scared. Forget the weapons he makes, give him a set of brass knuckles and armies will be running for the hills.

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  • You Know that he's a real blacksmith when he cuts that watermelon in half.

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  • Sorry but im irish and i think its pronounced shkeean duv

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  • 7:17 is that a Danish flag

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  • Hi

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  • I don’t know how I went from music to how to throw a knife to this. But I’m not complaining

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  • I'm not a fan of any kind of weapon but that Sgian Dubh is lovely.

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  • And then he had to leave it, because he wasn’t allowed to tid it in the plane lol

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  • Imagine using precious hours of your life in making a knife, and you stuff it in a sock

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  • '100 angry, drunk Scotsman, all armed at a party?' Sounds like a recipe for disaster

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  • Is it just me that’s wondering how he’s going to get through the airport with that knife

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  • It’s kinda ironic his last name is Steele (sounds like steal ) and he’s a blacksmith

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  • Sgian Dubh | Damascus Steel *only real gamers understand*

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  • Mike: will you marry me? Wife: no Mike: pulls out knife Wife: ...

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