Instructables: exploring - outside - knives - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:34:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessons-of-a-Knife-making-the-ultimate-bush-tool/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 03:09:38 PDT
How to Make a Slate Ulu http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Slate-Ulu/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 13:08:47 PDT
Handmade Knife and sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Knife-and-sheath/
Handmade Knife and sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SMALL.jpg the binks A good quality knife is an invaluable piece of kit for camping, carving or any out doors activity. Wooden knives can a lovely and very individual object, due to the grain and method of construction. Depending on what its going to be used to do the design of a knife can change substantially, making t...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:50:22 PDT
How to Throw Throwing Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Throw-Throwing-Knives/
How to Throw Throwing Knives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SMALL.jpg bergerab Knife throwing is a practice that has been around for centuries. It is a rewarding, and easy to learn hobby who's popularity is making a comeback. Really nothing's more awesome than the sound of a knife hitting a target from yards away. Knife throwing can be done with anything from a hunting knife t...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:44:54 PDT
Folding Knife with Aluminium Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Knife-with-Aluminium-Handle/
Folding Knife with Aluminium Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GTNT/HXG6MO15/FPAGTNTHXG6MO15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GTNT/HXG6MO15/FPAGTNTHXG6MO15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GTNT/HXG6MO15/FPAGTNTHXG6MO15.SMALL.jpg laffinm Please remember to vote for this instructable as I put in a lot of time and effort to make this and show it to everyone. Thank youThis instructable will show you how to, from scratch, make a folding knife with cast aluminium handles. The making of this knife does not require many power tools and can...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:26:07 PDT
Tooled Leather Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Tooled-Leather-Sheath/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 08:01:10 PDT
Let's build a fixed angle knive sharpener http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-build-a-fixed-angle-knive-sharpener/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:15:26 PDT
Make A Barbarian's Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Barbarians-Sword/
Make A Barbarian's Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/TXZZ/HURHO2JG/FD4TXZZHURHO2JG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/TXZZ/HURHO2JG/FD4TXZZHURHO2JG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/TXZZ/HURHO2JG/FD4TXZZHURHO2JG.SMALL.jpg jwilliamsen Intro: I think it's a guy thing ... making swords .... or wanting to make swords. You rarely see little girls whacking the crap out of each other with plastic/wooden/rubber swords ( I'm sure there are exceptions) - and I don't know if the desire to do that ever goes away (lol). It's funny to see a...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 21:04:40 PDT
Kydex® Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Kydex-Sheath/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 11:00:40 PDT
Restore an old knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-old-knife/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 20:05:26 PST
Folding Knife From Scrap Metal [REMOVED] http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Knife-From-Scrap-Metal/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:14:56 PST
Knife From A Car's Leaf Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-From-A-Cars-Leaf-Spring/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:41:37 PST
Old Belt Knife Strop http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Belt-Knife-Strop/
Old Belt Knife Strop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/ELYL/HQ731JV1/FV3ELYLHQ731JV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/ELYL/HQ731JV1/FV3ELYLHQ731JV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/ELYL/HQ731JV1/FV3ELYLHQ731JV1.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov If you've ever wondered how to make a knife sharp enough to shave with, here's the answer: you need to strop it. Using a wet/oil stone will only take the process so far, as would a honing steel. This instructable will show you how to make and use a leather strop out of conventional household items: ...
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 05:53:36 PST
Extremely Easy Pattern Welded Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Easy-Pattern-Welded-Blade/
Extremely Easy Pattern Welded Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/QGTS/HPZMSMYQ/FPLQGTSHPZMSMYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/QGTS/HPZMSMYQ/FPLQGTSHPZMSMYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/QGTS/HPZMSMYQ/FPLQGTSHPZMSMYQ.SMALL.jpg charlesian2000 Have you cried blood when attempting your first pattern welded blade? Here is something easy that will get you started and boost your confidence.. This instructible assumes a working knowledge of pattern welding. This is a recyclable instructible as well as a knife making tutorial. Materials ...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 22:30:37 PST
How to make a knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-knife-7/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 05:27:15 PST
How To Make A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-5/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 10:44:29 PST
Manly Mustache Groomer http://www.instructables.com/id/Manly-Mustache-Groomer/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:47:32 PST
Portable Blade for Emergencies- Made with stuff you (Probably) already have! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Blade-for-Emergencies-Made-with-stuff-you/
Portable Blade for Emergencies- Made with stuff you (Probably) already have! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/KREX/HOUFZGEO/FQRKREXHOUFZGEO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/KREX/HOUFZGEO/FQRKREXHOUFZGEO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/KREX/HOUFZGEO/FQRKREXHOUFZGEO.SMALL.jpg assemblyrequired Sometimes, you just need a small blade. One of those cases is in the outdoors, and when you go hiking or camping, you need a blade that is always with you for whatever you need (cutting rope or string, etc.). This Instructable aims to show you how I created a small blade (And attachable handle) out ...
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 19:18:45 PST
Bowie Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowie-Knife-1/
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:59:45 PDT
JACK - Just Another Custom Knife... http://www.instructables.com/id/JACK-Just-Another-Custom-Knife/
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 23:26:09 PDT
Add Serrations to a Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Serrations-to-a-Pocket-Knife/
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 00:01:53 PDT
Add A Function To A Swiss Army Knife (simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-A-Function-To-A-Swiss-Army-Knife-simple/
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 10:52:14 PDT
Creating A Bush Knife From An Old Hand File http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Bush-Knife-From-An-Old-Hand-File/
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:01:25 PDT
Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-1/
Homemade Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/20VE/HLA111UL/FL520VEHLA111UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/20VE/HLA111UL/FL520VEHLA111UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/20VE/HLA111UL/FL520VEHLA111UL.SMALL.jpg sinderblockbob111 Tools & Materials Tools: Angle grinder Assortment of files Hacksaw Vice or clam Safety gloves Safety goggles Materials: 2in metal flat bar Paracord All of this can be found at your local hardware store. I purchased everything from either Home Depot or Lowes Designing The Blade I'm making tw...
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Sat, 7 Sep 2013 19:21:14 PDT
How To Make A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Knife-5/
How To Make A Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GE7S/HL94F0JB/FUFGE7SHL94F0JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GE7S/HL94F0JB/FUFGE7SHL94F0JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GE7S/HL94F0JB/FUFGE7SHL94F0JB.SMALL.jpg Koob Creations Today I will be showing you how to take a piece of steel and turn it into a blade Supplies: 1. Piece of steel to make knife out of 2. Paracord 3. Angle grinder or some other way to cut the metal 4. Safety gear ( gloves, ear plugs, and goggles) 5. A place to work Drawing Draw the design onto the ...
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 14:14:59 PDT
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
Throwing knife SPOON http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-knife-SPOON/
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 17:40:19 PDT
Throwing Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Pipe/
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 14:29:55 PDT
Make A Huge, Epic Knife "The Dolphin Blade" For Only $8 (Small Sword) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Huge-Epic-Knife-The-Dolphin-Blade/
Make A Huge, Epic Knife "The Dolphin Blade" For Only $8 (Small Sword) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SMALL.jpg SubjectAwesome Here's a tutorial on how to make a pretty easy, yet awesome usable blade for only around $8.  This knife is great for cutting plastic bottles, tins and fruit, but can prove a bit awkward for kitchen use. This weapon would also be great for the zombie apocalypse :) Thanks for checking out my...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 23:55:26 PDT
15-30lb PVC bows http://www.instructables.com/id/15-30lb-PVC-bows/
15-30lb PVC bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SMALL.jpg my wookie we built these for scouts and they turned out pretty well, i was very impressed. tools and materials what you need: common sense (this is NOT optional) tools-  heat gun  gloves  a pot  hack saw  vice holder thing (you make this) materials-  3/4" PVC  para-cord optional but highly suggested:  arm ...
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Thu, 9 May 2013 18:38:48 PDT
Build A Bike Disk Brake Carving Knife Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Bike-Disk-Brake-Carving-Knife-Set/
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By: desertsniper

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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 12:07:15 PDT
Knife Making Without Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Making-Without-Tools/
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Thu, 10 Jan 2008 20:18:05 PST
Protect your blade in a wooden sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-your-blade-in-a-wooden-sheath/
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By: djokimaki

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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 15:00:06 PST
Kydex Rotating Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Kydex-Rotating-Knife-Sheath/
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Fri, 21 Sep 2012 03:01:37 PDT
USB Thumb Drive Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Thumb-Drive-Pocket-Knife/
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By: Joe Bass

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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 11:49:29 PST
Knife Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Making/
Knife Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SMALL.jpg Batryn Disclaimers: Knife making is dangerous, I'm not responsible if you get hurt. Also, know your laws, and don't make anything illegal. I'm not responsible for anything that happens as a consequence of you reading this.  This is a personal project of mine, and when I finished, I thought, why not make a...
By: Batryn

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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:28:47 PST
Flashlight method for sharpening knives. Brico, guide d'affutage. Afilar cuchillos con una linterna http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-method-for-sharpening-knives-Brico-gu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/CMJA/HAWBXJ8E/FTVCMJAHAWBXJ8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/CMJA/HAWBXJ8E/FTVCMJAHAWBXJ8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/CMJA/HAWBXJ8E/FTVCMJAHAWBXJ8E.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic This is a modification to the method I devised for honing chisels and planes, so that it can now be used to sharpen knives. Il s'agit d'une modification de la méthode que j'ai conçu pour aiguiser les ciseaux et les rabots, de sorte qu'elle peut maintenant être utilisée pour aiguiser les couteaux. ...
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:22:07 PST
How to make a liner lock folding knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-liner-lock-folding-knife/
How to make a liner lock folding knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SMALL.jpg Batryn I've posted an instructable about making a fixed blade knife. It'll be useful to read that first, because in this instructable, I will not go over those steps again, but merely focus upon the nuances involved with creating a folding knife.  A link can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/K...
By: Batryn

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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 22:51:37 PST
How to Make a Throwing Knife!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Throwing-Knife/
How to Make a Throwing Knife!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman Ever had the desire to own a throwing knife but you didn't want to hand over a load of cash? Well here's how. This is a very fast project with and is very rewarding. There's nothing like sending a knife 12 feet across a room thudding into a target. Materials Steel (i just mild steel from the hardw...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 19:54:12 PST
Swiss Army Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Swiss-Army-Knife-Sheath/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 20:44:09 PST
Convert a Fiskars brush knive into a survival tool/platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Fiskars-brush-knive-into-a-survival-tool/
Convert a Fiskars brush knive into a survival tool/platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SMALL.jpg Ximmers This Instructable will show you how to add a hatchet function to your Fiskars/Gerber brush knife making it a versatile tool for hiking and bushcraft. The Fiskars brush knife is a high quality tool for a moderate price available pretty much everywhere. While it does make up for a big knife it could ...
By: Ximmers

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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 11:06:22 PST
Portable AKTA style target for knife and tomahawk throwing http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-AKTA-style-target-for-knife-and-tomahawk-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke A.  Official  American Knife Throwing Alliance (AKTA) Target description: Five targets will be mounted perpendicular to the thrower, (e.g., against a wall or backstop), like the “five” on a domino or die piece.  The top of the upper left and right targets are 67 inches from the ground. The bottom of...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:39:51 PST
Make a kitchen knife out of an old circular saw blade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-kitchen-knife-out-of-an-old-circular-saw-bl/
Make a kitchen knife out of an old circular saw blade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SMALL.jpg Xthinker This is the second knife I have made. The first was more of a combat knife and can be found here. I've decided to make a kitchen knife for this time around. The knife was pretty easy to make, and was completely free! OK so enough chit-chat lets get on to making the darn thing! Materials and tools ...
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Sun, 25 Nov 2012 19:18:21 PST
How to Build a Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Knife/
How to Build a Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/SEBK/FD80C1LN/F06SEBKFD80C1LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/SEBK/FD80C1LN/F06SEBKFD80C1LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/SEBK/FD80C1LN/F06SEBKFD80C1LN.SMALL.jpg Basta So you want to make a knife? I'm not here to dissuade you (rather, I'd like to encourage you), but let me first get this out of the way: knife making is a slow, delicate, painstaking, multi-faceted, sometimes frustrating process. It requires skill in metalworking, woodworking and design, patience, ...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2008 11:18:35 PST
Make a knife out of an old hacksaw blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-knife-out-of-an-old-hacksaw-blade/
Make a knife out of an old hacksaw blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SMALL.jpg davr.org I couldn't sleep, so I made knives.  (For Burning Man gifts.) Ingredients: 1. A dull hacksaw or bandsaw blade 2. Electrical tape or really wide heatshrink tubing Tools: 1. A piece of paper 2. a ball point pen 3. a sharpie 4. a file or other method to score/cut the blade 5. pliers to break the blad...
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 16:35:26 PST
bicycle chain handle knife http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-chain-handle-knife/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SMALL.jpg Vitizop bicycle chain handle knife a broken, unused knife blade, and an oily bicycle chain born out of marriage ... 1. It was the bottom of the blade with two holes was fitted to the chain pin, hammered together -----------------o _._._._._._. _._.          blade    hole         chain     | --------------...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 11:49:14 PDT
EDC: The pocket knife http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-The-pocket-knife/
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 13:23:29 PDT
Hack a Swiss Army Knife to have a carbon steel blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Swiss-Army-Knife-to-have-a-carbon-steel-bla/
Hack a Swiss Army Knife to have a carbon steel blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SMALL.jpg markyb OH how I love my Victorinox Forester SAK. It has everything a resourceful and civilised gentleman should need in an Every Day Carry knife, such as a corkscrew. One thing that isn't quite great though is the quality of the steel used for the blade. Stainless steel looks good, but - for most types of ...
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Tue, 19 Jun 2012 11:20:33 PDT
How to make your own Machete http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Machete/
How to make your own Machete - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SMALL.jpg Trollinwater         Hello Do It Yourself-ers!  This is my first instructable, and I thought I would give documenting my machete build a shot and turn it into a How-To for the site!           Now, we all know that a nice, big axe/knife comes in handy during camping trips or in survival packs.  In my case, I wil...
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Sat, 19 May 2012 18:50:25 PDT
Yak-Proof Survival Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Yak-Proof-Survival-Knife/
Yak-Proof Survival Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SMALL.jpg bricobart Y.U.R.T. - Yellow Ugly Rescue Tool ;-) I wanted to call this Instructable "Make a heavy duty survival knife from an rusty file for less then 15 dollar in less then 2 hours with only basic tools", but sometimes less is simply more... Survival. Again. I'm doing this - this what? this sport? this spi...
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Mon, 21 May 2012 08:49:04 PDT