Geek Weapons: Watch a guy create Wolverine's claws

Video shows that steel-based claws are hard to construct

With a new Wolverine movie arriving in theaters in a few weeks (July 26), it's time once again to check in with Tony Swatton, master swordsmith and host of the AweMeChannel's "Man At Arms" series on YouTube.

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Find out how he created a set of wearable claws made of steel that can slice and dice through thinks like watermelons and milk cartons (jut not people, that would really hurt).

Which of Tony's weapons has been your favorite? Head to the AweMeChannel to also comment on what additional weapons from geek and pop culture he should make next.

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his ITworld.tv blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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