Good question... I'd guess if they have knowledge of the technique, they use it, or a modified version of it, or whatever the have found to work best for them, and provide the desired results.On 2001-06-08 22:31, Hoser wrote:
Do all the top smiths use this method? The Vicker's article seemed to imply that it's the best way and that not many know how to do this.
Also, do any of the top smiths squeeze the slides to fit to frame or do they all peen?