Instructables: exploring - - tool - knife http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:56:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Antler Handle for Trowel http://www.instructables.com/id/Antler-Handle-for-Trowel/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:12:58 PDT
T-Knife: Meat Knife from T-Bone Steak http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Knife-Meat-Knife-from-T-Bone-Steak/
T-Knife: Meat Knife from T-Bone Steak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SMALL.jpg Darthorso THIS INSTRUCTABLE IS IN SEVERAL CONTESTS! IF YOU LIKE IT, VOTE FOR IT! THANKS :)Hello dear friends, this is Filippo from Italy.Today I'm here with a question. What's the coolest thing you can do? Riding a dragon while guitar playing through Jupiter? Maybe.Destroying a missile with a single flying ki...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:49:57 PDT
Minnow Survival-tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Minnow-Survival-tool/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 18:57:35 PDT
Oscillating Tool Steak Carving Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Oscillating-Tool-Steak-Carving-Knife/
Oscillating Tool Steak Carving Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/03LG/HUMSAAQI/F6503LGHUMSAAQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/03LG/HUMSAAQI/F6503LGHUMSAAQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/03LG/HUMSAAQI/F6503LGHUMSAAQI.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Steak knife? Zombie knife? Make this custom FOOD blade attachment for your oscillating power tool. DISCLAIMER: This is Fn dangerous to make as it is to use. Don't try this at home. Mechanical details... You need a few things: First, your oscillating power tool. You might notice there a...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:56:54 PDT
Stylish Box Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Box-Cutter/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:20:21 PDT
Bread and mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bread-and-mitre-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/R4DG/HTZY3ZXB/FX3R4DGHTZY3ZXB.SMALL.jpg Martin Bal├ík Slicing bread has never been more perfect with mitre box, that can also be used as a cutting board and a serving tray. Miter box to help you cut thinner, more consistent slices.  People with disabilities can greatly facilitate slicing bread. Mitre box is also ideal for eggplant, squash, cheese, or...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:22:35 PDT
Razor Sharp Razor Blade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Razor-Sharp-Razor-Blade-Knife/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 20:31:02 PST
Paracord Pouch For Mini Multi-Tools Leatherman PS4 or Gerber Dime http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Pouch-For-Mini-Multi-Tool-Leatherman-PS4/
Paracord Pouch For Mini Multi-Tools Leatherman PS4 or Gerber Dime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SMALL.jpg meqnine A man needs to protect his tool Make a cobra weave bat The same way you make a paracord bracelet, you make a cobra weave bar. The cobra weave bar will be used as main structure for the pouch. Length Make sure the cobra weave bar is long enough to wrap it around the tool perimiter, minus...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 20:38:37 PST
(*UPDATE*)No-Forge required Knife v 1.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Forge-required-Knife/
(*UPDATE*)No-Forge required Knife v 1.1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/J87N/HPFZRVBX/FY2J87NHPFZRVBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/J87N/HPFZRVBX/FY2J87NHPFZRVBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/J87N/HPFZRVBX/FY2J87NHPFZRVBX.SMALL.jpg Paracordaholic Hey this is a knife I made out of a piece of a metal fire pit grate I will be making more updates and will add more as i have time, enjoy. metal Basically for a no forge knife you need some already flat but durable metal such as lawnmower blades then you need to flatten any curves in the metal (s...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 17:59:28 PST
Altoids Survival Kit 2.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-21-22/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Hey everybody!  Sit back, relax and watch as I share with you a back up kit that I keep on me at all times when I'm in the great outdoors!  If you were placed in a survival situation are you prepared? 
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:06:08 PST
Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-4/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:10:02 PST
DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Multifunction-Pocket-Tool/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:08:59 PST
Paracord Wrist Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Wrist-Lanyard/
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:29:26 PST
From File to Knife (with simple tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-File-to-Knife-with-simple-tools/
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:32:15 PDT
How to Make a Forge Welded Tomahawk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Forge-Welded-Tomahawk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/C39U/HH2W09L6/F71C39UHH2W09L6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/C39U/HH2W09L6/F71C39UHH2W09L6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/C39U/HH2W09L6/F71C39UHH2W09L6.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman I made this out of an old horseshoe rasp. I started my cutting both end pieces off in order to have a square section of material to work with.  After that I used a wire wheel to get off all rust. Then I found the center of the piece and marked it. I did this in order to make on side of the tomah...
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Thu, 30 May 2013 15:13:45 PDT
A Comprehensive Altoids Personal Survival/Everyday Carry Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Comprehensive-Altoids-Personal-SurvivalEveryday/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Version 1.0  Everyday I carry the following on me at a MINIMUM: 2 knives, 2 firestarters, 2 flashlights, 2 multi tools, 2 paracord accessories and - of course - this Altoids survival kit [which I am in the process of duplicating into an Altoids Smalls Tin].  I also have 2 bugout bags [BOB] and ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 16:29:20 PST
Marking Knife on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Marking-Knife-on-the-cheap/
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 18:56:54 PST
Forged Railroad Spike Knife!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Forged-Railroad-Spike-Knife/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8I7Z/HAQ32ROC/F738I7ZHAQ32ROC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8I7Z/HAQ32ROC/F738I7ZHAQ32ROC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/8I7Z/HAQ32ROC/F738I7ZHAQ32ROC.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman I made this knife from a HC Railroad Spike. I first forged the tip down to a point, then i worked on flattening the entire thing it to the desired thickness.I chopped off the back head of the spike. i continued to work on the profile of the knife. I also forged the bevel the best i could. As soon as...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 13:13:01 PST
DIY Follow Focus for DSLRs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Follow-Focus-for-DSLRs/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 11:33:47 PST
Better X-acto knife handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-X-acto-knife-handle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7F2A/H8CVI9BJ/FFR7F2AH8CVI9BJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7F2A/H8CVI9BJ/FFR7F2AH8CVI9BJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7F2A/H8CVI9BJ/FFR7F2AH8CVI9BJ.SMALL.jpg sethcim This is a silly one-liner, but here we go!  One day I couldn't find the handle for my knife, and tried using a vice-grip instead. It's incredibly ergonomic! I'm not kidding. The regular ones are too small and put unneeded strain on the fingers. Definitely room to try making a handle from shape lock ...
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:32:18 PDT
Make a Kitchen Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Kitchen-Knife/
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 21:54:48 PDT
Two Bight Turk's Head Paracord Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Bight-Turks-Head-Paracord-Lanyard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  http://stormdrane.blogspot.com  This video tutorial will show how to tie a Two-Bight Turk's-Head lanyard using about 5.5 feet of 550 paracord.  The Turk's Head part of the knot is described in 'The Ashley Book of Knots', knot #595.  I added the lanyard knot and loop o...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 04:58:23 PDT
Nature's Survival Mini-Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Natures-Survival-Mini-Saw/
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 09:21:24 PDT
Karambit Knife from a hand pruners + broken bicycle tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Karambit-Knife-from-a-hand-pruners-broken-bicyc/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/XJMA/H2WERCO8/FDZXJMAH2WERCO8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/XJMA/H2WERCO8/FDZXJMAH2WERCO8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/XJMA/H2WERCO8/FDZXJMAH2WERCO8.SMALL.jpg Vitizop Karambit  Knife from a hand pruners + broken bicycle tool materials: - broken bicycle tool - hand pruners smaller blade - welding - sander plans: paracord, polishing....
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 07:17:09 PDT
JackKnife Style Lockpick http://www.instructables.com/id/JackKnife-Lockpick-JakPik-v10/
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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 16:40:04 PST
Tool Repurposing: Weed Whacker to Bush Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Repurposing-Weed-Whacker-to-Bush-Knife/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2009 17:21:52 PDT
Stanley Cups - Keep Your Tools Safe and Handy, and Save A Skunk! http://www.instructables.com/id/Store-Your-Utility-Knife-Save-A-Skunk-/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2009 20:59:22 PDT
Make a Hot Knife using a soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hot-Knife-using-a-soldering-iron/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2009 07:51:03 PST
Ballpoint pen pocket saw, drill, knife, awl http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballpoint-pen-pocket-saw-drill-knife-awl/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2008 07:51:27 PST
How to crimp a Network Cable with a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-crimp-a-Network-Cable-with-a-Victorinox-Swi/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2008 14:18:55 PDT
Pocket Knife from Junky Multitool http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Knife-from-Junky-Multitool/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2008 23:38:15 PDT
Knex BBQ grill http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex_BBQ_grill/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/S5XD/FKD1LZOO/FBKS5XDFKD1LZOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/S5XD/FKD1LZOO/FBKS5XDFKD1LZOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/S5XD/FKD1LZOO/FBKS5XDFKD1LZOO.SMALL.jpg knexkrazy Should I post?? Ths is a BBQ grill I made yesterday. It comes with a a pair of tongs and a hamburgers (wheels). It heats up via a hair dryer. It also has a flip top lid.
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Mon, 1 Sep 2008 12:01:44 PDT
Knex table saw and cut off saw. http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex_table_saw_and_cut_off_saw/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2008 20:13:17 PDT
Knex picture frame with stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex_picture_frame_with_stand/
Knex picture frame with stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/ASE0/FKLD2GRW/FNVASE0FKLD2GRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/ASE0/FKLD2GRW/FNVASE0FKLD2GRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/ASE0/FKLD2GRW/FNVASE0FKLD2GRW.SMALL.jpg knexkrazy This is a knex picture frame I made out of knex. you can easily change out pictures. It has a stand so it can sit on a table or be hung on a wall. rate and comment. Look at my other Instructables stand and frame This stand will come off for when you hang it on the wall. Pic 1: Build Pic 2: Bu...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2008 23:09:16 PDT
How to Make a Draw Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Draw-Knife/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2008 15:09:16 PDT
How to make a harpoon on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-harpoon-on-the-cheap/
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Thu, 8 May 2008 00:31:02 PDT
A few handy tool tricks to save you finding the other ones... http://www.instructables.com/id/A-few-handy-tool-tricks-to-save-you-finding-the-ot/
A few handy tool tricks to save you finding the other ones... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/QVYI/FCA43HZI/FMKQVYIFCA43HZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/QVYI/FCA43HZI/FMKQVYIFCA43HZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/QVYI/FCA43HZI/FMKQVYIFCA43HZI.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope Basically these are a few handy tricks to save you going to the toolbox and whatnot, Im sure everyone will know at least one of these already but some might not so I'll post away. Do rate if you like, not for winning things but it's an easily quantified feedback. Removing nails... Why bother goi...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2008 03:37:49 PST