Warning: file_get_contents(http://api.bit.ly/shorten?version=2.0.1&longUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.theurbanabo.com%2Fhowto_2.php%3Fhid%3D189&login=studioryu&apiKey=R_8cc15499c28bbcb9125613429a5d9a0c&format=json): failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /var/www/vhosts/theurbanabo.com/includes/theurbanabo/functions.php on line 17 Warning: file_get_contents(http://api.bit.ly/shorten?version=2.0.1&longUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.theurbanabo.com%2Fhowto_2.php%3Fhid%3D189&login=studioryu&apiKey=R_8cc15499c28bbcb9125613429a5d9a0c&format=json): failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /var/www/vhosts/theurbanabo.com/includes/theurbanabo/functions.php on line 17 The Urban-Aboriginal | TheUrbanAbo.com ~ Primitive Technology & Aboriginal Living Skills Study & Practice

How to: Make Stone Tools: Pressure-Flaking a Stone Point

Category: Fire / Difficulty Level: 1
Posted: 2018-08-19 11:21:11
5712 view(s)

Video

In this video I will focus on pressure-flaking a stone point that is ready to be hafted onto a handle.

Here is my video on making a preform bi-face using percussion flaking - in depth Making Stone Tools: Knapping a Preform Bi-Face

[ARTICLE] Stone Tool Basics: http://www.theurbanabo.com/articles.php?aid=11

Be sure to heck out Practical Primitive and Paleo-Man Jim

-----------------------------
Vocabulary:
-----------------------------
Hertzien cone - the force from a strike that moves out from the point of impact in a cone hsape that is roughly 100 degrees wide

Blade-Core - parent material that is used to create flake blades

Cobble - parent material or a lump of stone

Flint Knapping - working stone to a desired shape through percussion or pressure flaking

Platform - edges or a surface that is less than 90=degrees used to break of flakes from a core

Spall - a flake from parent material, core, or cobble

Percussion flaking - using a hard object to strike softer material to create flakes or shape a spall

Hammerstone - dense rock or stone used to strike softer material to create flakes or shape a spall

Billet - a hammer or mallet shaped tool used to strike softer stone material to create flakes or shape a spall

Haft - to tie or fit onto a handle usually made of wood

top↟ Show more > >

SORRY - There are no steps for this How-To. Please check back later. Or drop me a line at TheUrbanAbo@gmail.com to let me know you wanna see this one fleshed out.