* Services

We can service many types of items, not just swords. Metals, woods and leather are our preferred mediums to work with. 

Amongst our Repertoire;
Sharpening
Blunten-ing
Customization
Restoration
Repair
Preservation
Polishing
Cleaning
Fixing
Tightening
Painting
Re-Binding

You will need to either bring your item in or send us pictures so we can quote you.

Price per hour is $90.00 
Not all jobs are taken and there is sometimes a long waiting time.

Examples:
To clean up the rust off "Granddads old war sword". On both blade and hilt, when tarnish/ rust covers the bulk of it, it may be around $270+. Sheaths are often extra. Though we need to see it before we can commit to a price and officially quote you.

We can also build movie production props. Small jobs only. 

To fully repair a handle, from replacing the outer grip to hand carving a completely new one, it is usually around $140 - $520. Depending on what needs to be done.

Other rates: 
$40 - Single Edge Sword Sharpening (European style), when purchasing from us. All sizes.
$45 - Double Edge Sword Sharpening (European style), when purchasing from us. All sizes.
$50 - Single Edge Sword Sharpening (European style), when it is a sword brought into us. All sizes.
$55 - Double Edge Sword Sharpening (European style), when it is a sword brought into us. All sizes.
$45 – To blunt a non clay-tempered katana for iaito practice. 
$95 – To blunt a clay-tempered katana for iaito practice. 
$260 – To re bind a katana handle in standard braid. Includes materials charge. 
$95 – Personal & insurance valuations/ appraisals. Up to three items. + $25 per additional item. + $20 for a laminated certificate
Lots of free advice available :)

Other work will need to be manually quoted for.

All listed pricing is subject to change at any time.

Labour, parts and products, subject to restoration, repair and customization are non-refundable.

If you need any FREE advice or want a quote please contact us. 

We can rust treat other non-sword products also.

We buy and sell antique militaria.

Before & Afters'

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