Master swordsmith and renowned propmaster, Tony Swatton, created amazing real-life Wolverine claws using high-speed belt grinders, scorching furnaces, and pounding power hammers. Here’s one little known fact: Professor X had wiped Logan’s memories and forced him to join the X-Men after Wolverine was sent to assassinate Xavier. Continue reading for a video.
As a member of Team X, Logan is given false memory implants. He continues on the team, until he is able to break free of the mental control and joins the Canadian Defense Ministry. Logan is subsequently kidnapped by the Weapon X program, where he remains captive and experimented on, until he escapes, as shown in Barry Windsor-Smith’s “Weapon X” storyline which ran in Marvel Comics Presents. It is during his imprisonment by Weapon X that he has unbreakable adamantium forcibly fused onto his bones.