Hi guys, my first post on instrucables. I've made a bushcraft knife out of RWL34 stainless steel. This so that it can be used for canoeing on salt water. RWL34 is a high carbon(so good edge retention) powder steel from Sweden. I heat treat this by heating it up to 1050 degrees Celsius in a stainless steel envelope. Once the kiln is back on temperature I leave it there for 12 minutes. When I take the knife out of the oven I clamp it between two steel plates for cooling. Tempering is 2X 2 hours at 200 degrees c.

Please ask if you have anymore questions. I'l try to answer them!


<p>Hi Alex, that is one impressive knife! Any dimensions on it; length over-all, length of blade, etc.?? How much would a knife (and sheath) such as this one cost?</p><p>Charlie</p>
<p>Hi Charlie,</p><p>The price is &euro;235</p><p><a href="http://www.emergo-designs.nl/lineagecanoe-bushcraft-knife" rel="nofollow">http://www.emergo-designs.nl/lineagecanoe-bushcraf...</a></p><p>I hope this help. Excuse me for the late reply.</p><p>Kind regards,</p><p>Alexander</p>
<p>Hi Alex,</p><p>Thank you for the reply and the price of your knife.</p><p>No worries about the timing of the reply; only half a world away!</p><p>Best regards,</p><p>Charlie</p>
<p>is this handle fiberglass</p>
<p>G10 glassfiber</p>
<p>So nice!</p><p>This knife looks fantastic, as does the leather case. Great video too!</p>
<p>kraton case I think</p>
<p>It's Kydex</p>
<p>It's Kydex</p>
<p>It's Kydex</p>
<p>It's Kydex</p>
<p>or wood?</p>
<p>What is that belt sander? </p><p>What is the jig used with the sander? </p><p>What is the eyelet tool? </p>
belt Sander is a locally build vsm grinder. haven't seen any other one for sale yet. the grinding jig has it's own YouTube video: google how to make an adjustable knife grinding jig for the full explanation. the eyelets jig comes from knife kits.com . hope this helps answering your questions!
<p>That is wonderful! It looks like a custom knife maker built it. It's awesome that you made it yourself!</p>
<p>Haha i am a custom knife maker on a hobby basis i suppose? But thank you for your comment</p>
<p>Awesome project and knife CG and thank's for passing this on </p>
All right. I made the comment before watching the video. As I watched I realized you were not just some random guy with a dremel, lol.
<p>Haha, but the dremel is important XD!</p>

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