making the "screw" for a corkscrew

Pete Spaco

New member
At our annual Guild of Metalsmiths "Madness" (conference) a Minnesota blacksmith named Jeremy Knippel demonstrated a really neat process for making the screw part of a corkscrew. I had trouble explaining it to others, so I made a short video just to show the moves needed. It is SO cool!
Here it is:

Pete Stanaitis