How to Carve a Wooden Knife

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Introduction: How to Carve a Wooden Knife

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Hi and I will show you how to make a knife from wood.

Step 1:

Get a branch. Preferably hardwood

Step 2:

Get a whittling knife and flatten the sides. Be careful with the knife!

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Step 7:

Same process but the opposite side..

Step 8:

At the top of the tapered sides, there is bark. Get rid of it.

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Now sharpen.

Step 11:

This is how it looks.

Step 12:

Now sharpen from the top. Making it look like a Bowie

Step 13:

Notch the division between the blade and the handle.

Step 14:

Now sand the knife to sharpen it. You can also put glue to harden the blade. No tormenting siblings!!!

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    Please post on how your knife looks! I'd love to see them!!!

    Thanks for 1000 views!!!

    try putting electrical tape around the handle for grip. or i would put a shiny finish on that. it's awesome!

    DON'T GLUE THE WOOD it will get nasty. Burn it makes it much harder