Determined persistence of Laodao River knife scissor forging craft inheritors
Mr. Wu Ganjun and Mr. Peng Zelin, inheritors of Laodao River knife scissor forging craft in Changsha, Hunan, have determined to persist on the traditional craft for 30 years.
Basic conditions for forging a Laodao River knife or scissor: Hammering for 2,000 times and a hammer of 15 kilos.
They persist on the traditional craft such as material preparation, forging, quenching, cold forming, etc. They would take at least four hours to made a kitchen knife or scissor.
Their quotation: The reason why we have determined to persist on Laodao River knife scissor forging craft is that we hope to pass on the traditional craft, regardless of whatever difficulties.