TMS 2019 Bladesmithing Competition Judging Rubrics

The following rubrics present the scoring criteria for each required element of the 2019 TMS Bladesmithing Competition.

Report (Maximum Length: 10 pages): 40%
Please Note: Performing a sharpness test and/or showing a high magnification microstructure is acceptable for inclusion in the technical report, but is not required for the 2019 competition. Blades brought to the TMS 2019 Annual Meeting & Exhibition must be dulled in any case.

Blade: 40%

Poster (Maximum Size: 24" x 36"): 10

Video (Maximum Length: 5 Minutes): 10%

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