Instructables: exploring - outside - knives - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:29:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Quickly Sharpen a Knife...with a Dremel! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickly-Sharpen-a-Knife...with-a-Dremel!/
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Sat, 14 Jul 2007 21:28:05 PDT
homemade stag antler knife http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-stag-antler-knife/
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:51:38 PDT
Knife sharpening with a whetstone: An easy angle guide for the perfect blade. http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-with-stone-easy-angle-guide-perfect-bla/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:11:48 PST
Knifeception http://www.instructables.com/id/Knifeception/
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 08:43:30 PST
How to design and make a wood carving knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-design-and-make-a-perfect-carving-knife/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2009 17:46:13 PDT
Joker knife shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Joker-knife-shoes/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:08:20 PST
Acid Etching my Spyderco endura 4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Etching-my-Spyderco-endura-4/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 17:21:17 PDT
How to make a Bushcraft knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bushcraft-knife/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:25:19 PDT
Functional Retractable Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade (Xiphoid) http://www.instructables.com/id/Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-Xiphoid/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:13:06 PDT
Trucos para afilar un cuchillo http://www.instructables.com/id/Trucos-para-afilar-un-cuchillo/
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:19:24 PDT
Ax/Hatchet Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/AxHatchet-Restoration/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 08:51:14 PDT
Farrier's Rasp Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Farriers-Rasp-Knife/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:55:13 PDT
Rasp and Pepper Tree Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Rasp-and-Pepper-Tree-Knife/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:25:22 PDT
Knife with burl handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-with-burl-handle/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:58:13 PDT
Acid/Brass/Stone Washing A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/AcidBrassStone-Washing-A-Knife/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:16:35 PDT
My first knife http://www.instructables.com/id/My-first-knife-1/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:00:47 PDT
Opinel Knife Tuning and Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Opinel-Knife-Tuning-and-Mods/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 07:24:47 PDT
Edible Knife Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Edible-Knife-Handle/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 22:51:24 PDT
Knife Making With Basic Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-Blade-Knife/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:42:17 PDT
Nail Katana http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Katana-1/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 20:31:28 PDT
SHTF Knife Sharpening http://www.instructables.com/id/SHTF-Knife-Sharpening/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 10:34:28 PDT
Make the most of your DIY Laguiole kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-most-of-your-DIY-Laguiole-kit/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:44:55 PST
Knife making with curved Micarta inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-making-with-curved-Micarta-inlay/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:49:18 PST
Make Professional Quality Knives at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Professional-Quality-Knives-at-Home/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 17:05:33 PDT
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade 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/
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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/
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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/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:26:07 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/
Kydex┬« Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/6IK6/HTNO69HI/FP46IK6HTNO69HI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/6IK6/HTNO69HI/FP46IK6HTNO69HI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/6IK6/HTNO69HI/FP46IK6HTNO69HI.SMALL.jpg BlueFork I started making sheaths because I wasn't happy with factory sheath. I have made leather and Kydex® and prefer Kydex® because it doesn't absorb moisture like leather does. I didn't/don't have a shop to work in so I tried to simplify the process as much as I could with the simplest tools as possible....
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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/
Knife From A Car's Leaf Spring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/MSQA/HRTKILBM/FT6MSQAHRTKILBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/MSQA/HRTKILBM/FT6MSQAHRTKILBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/MSQA/HRTKILBM/FT6MSQAHRTKILBM.SMALL.jpg bushman89 This is my first instructable so I hope that it makes sense. I will show the basic steps for making a knife from a leaf spring off a truck. Every knife will be different so I will just explain the basic steps and alternative ways of making it if you don't have the same tools that I do. Materials...
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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/
How to make a knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PM2Q/HPRIAQAP/FXLPM2QHPRIAQAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PM2Q/HPRIAQAP/FXLPM2QHPRIAQAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PM2Q/HPRIAQAP/FXLPM2QHPRIAQAP.SMALL.jpg Phil Reilly I love to design and make things – it’s my passion! One day at work by boss showed me a picture of a kitchen knife he made completely from scratch and after that, I knew I had to make one. He said it was “one of the most rewarding things you can make!” – He was most definitely correct! I had such a...
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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/
Manly Mustache Groomer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/U30Q/HP0CQOUU/FSNU30QHP0CQOUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/U30Q/HP0CQOUU/FSNU30QHP0CQOUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/U30Q/HP0CQOUU/FSNU30QHP0CQOUU.SMALL.jpg krude When one first considers growing a mustache it is difficult to know where that might lead. For me this was the beginning of a path to straight razor shaving. At the end of Movember it is tearfully necessary to bid one's cookie duster adieu.. and what better tribute than to do so with your own elk an...
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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/
Bowie Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/15WX/HMVJ6ZSM/FST15WXHMVJ6ZSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/15WX/HMVJ6ZSM/FST15WXHMVJ6ZSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/15WX/HMVJ6ZSM/FST15WXHMVJ6ZSM.SMALL.jpg jhowie103 This is how I made my custom Bowie knife Design The first thing that needs to be done when makeing a knife is always come up witha rough sketch of what u want it to look like The Blank Cut out the blank for your knife Profile Work Once you have cut out your blank you need to clean up the ...
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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/
JACK - Just Another Custom Knife... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/JS2R/HM8D4YGC/FIFJS2RHM8D4YGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/JS2R/HM8D4YGC/FIFJS2RHM8D4YGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/JS2R/HM8D4YGC/FIFJS2RHM8D4YGC.SMALL.jpg bricobart I always wanted to make an I'ble with a 'Mythbusters blueprint look' and since I didn't take pictures during this project I thought this might be the perfect occasion. This isn't exactly another knife making I'ble. It's about a journey to build a knife different from the others. It's about a 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/
Add Serrations to a Pocket Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/33ZJ/HLSHINHU/FGO33ZJHLSHINHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/33ZJ/HLSHINHU/FGO33ZJHLSHINHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/33ZJ/HLSHINHU/FGO33ZJHLSHINHU.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng After buying this pocket knife I found out it's also sold serrated. Instead of returning it I added the serrations myself. For doing it by hand I think it turned out well. All you need is a dremel tool, or something similar, and some diamond bits.  Mark out your pattern Start out by marking where...
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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/
Add A Function To A Swiss Army Knife (simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/73HS/HLPSB873/FB673HSHLPSB873.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/73HS/HLPSB873/FB673HSHLPSB873.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/73HS/HLPSB873/FB673HSHLPSB873.SMALL.jpg Gamertamer2000 Collect Items -A Swiss Army knife -Red headed pin (other colours will work too) Open Corkscrew A picture is a 1000 words! Insert Pin Insert pin through the corkscrew Like on photo Finished It is a really simple little add on but effective for removing small splinters. Thank you for rea...
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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/
From File to Knife (with simple tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VRDM/HKCTL8V7/FUMVRDMHKCTL8V7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VRDM/HKCTL8V7/FUMVRDMHKCTL8V7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VRDM/HKCTL8V7/FUMVRDMHKCTL8V7.SMALL.jpg casvandegoor A good "bushcraft" knife is a must-have for every outdoorsman. It's a tool that lasts a lifetime. Wouldn't it be awesome to make such an essential, lasting tool yourself? There are many different types of knives and many ways of making them. This instructable will show you how to make an excellent,...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:32:15 PDT
Throwing knife SPOON http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-knife-SPOON/
Throwing knife SPOON - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/K1QK/HKPX4E8G/FY3K1QKHKPX4E8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/K1QK/HKPX4E8G/FY3K1QKHKPX4E8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/K1QK/HKPX4E8G/FY3K1QKHKPX4E8G.SMALL.jpg Garra23 How'd I come up with this is amazing idea? Well I really don't know I found a spoon in my backyard and had the strangest urge to make a throwing knife out of it. So I'll show ya what I did. Materials 1 Spoon (After some trial and error I learned that the cheap dollar store spoons don't work not e...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 17:40:19 PDT