Instructables: exploring - outside - knives - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:24:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Knife Out of a Sawzall Blade (no HT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Out-of-a-Sawzall-Blade-no-HT/
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Tue, 3 Oct 2017 14:25:23 PDT
DIY Mosaic Pins for Knife Handles http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mosaic-Pins-for-Knife-Handles/
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Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:58:14 PST
Make A Hedgehog Leatherworks Styled Sheathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Hedgehog-Leatherworks-Styled-Sheathe/
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 10:43:16 PST
Zombie Weapon: THE BACHETE http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Weapon-THE-BACHETE/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:50:26 PST
How to Make Stylish Kiridashi/Utility Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Kiridashi-Style-Utility-Knife/
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Tue, 5 Sep 2017 08:04:01 PDT
Clean a Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-a-Knife/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2008 21:11:38 PDT
Viking Style Throwing Axe From an Old Woodman's Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-Style-Throwing-Axe-From-an-Old-Woodmans-Axe/
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 02:05:34 PDT
How to take apart, clean and reassemble a Spyderco Endura 4 pocketknife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-clean-and-reassemble-a-Spyderco/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2010 16:40:09 PST
Throwing knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Knives/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 08:06:00 PST
Paracord Wrist Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Wrist-Lanyard/
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:29:26 PST
How to Make Micarta - The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Micarta-The-Easy-Way/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 12:50:44 PDT
Making a Survival Knife Out of a 16'' Saw Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Survival-Knife-Out-of-a-16-Saw-Blade/
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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:29:26 PDT
The Simple Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simple-Knife/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:37:39 PDT
How to clean a pocket knife (Swiss Army kind) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-a-pocket-knife-Swiss-Army-kind/
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Wed, 6 Oct 2010 18:17:56 PDT
D.I.Y. Neck Knives.... http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Neck-Knives/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2009 23:12:19 PST
ナイフの研ぎ方のこつ http://www.instructables.com/id/ナイフの研ぎ方のこつ/
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:19:49 PDT
Vine filework for knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Vine-filework-for-knives/
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 20:08:09 PDT
Knife From a Rasp http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-From-a-Rasp/
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:46:38 PST
磨刀的技巧 http://www.instructables.com/id/磨刀的技巧/
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:20:46 PDT
Ninja Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Ninja-Star-5/
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 18:26:43 PDT
Make an Amazing Leather Sheath for a Knife! Beginner friendly! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Amazing-Knife-Sheath-Beginner-Friendly/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 13:29:10 PDT
Cleaning A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-A-Knife-1/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2009 13:01:21 PDT
Knifemaking tutorial: Japanese Kiridashi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Kiridashi/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 04:17:35 PST
How to Make Bo Shurikens/Throwing Spikes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Bo-ShurikensThrowing-Spikes-1/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:56:48 PDT
BlockLam Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockLam-Knife/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:54:51 PDT
My first knife http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knife-2/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:31:00 PDT
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/
Knife sharpening with a whetstone: An easy angle guide for the perfect blade. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SMALL.jpg esawaya Knife, whetstone, & phone. Perfect blade.Sharpening a knife using a stone can be challenging if you're just starting out and you can actually end up with a dull knife. The basic concept of sharpening a blade is equal angles on both sides. 17-17 - Great! or 22-22 Great! 22-17 means you end up with a ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:11:48 PST
Knifeception http://www.instructables.com/id/Knifeception/
Knifeception - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/NF3M/IICCWUYL/FBVNF3MIICCWUYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/NF3M/IICCWUYL/FBVNF3MIICCWUYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/NF3M/IICCWUYL/FBVNF3MIICCWUYL.SMALL.jpg ShaunC15 Turn a used kitchen knife into a custom fixed blade knife. I’ve made several knives, and the great part about this project is that it doesn’t require any annealing or hardening of the blade to produce the end product. Try something new, don’t be afraid to take a chance. This is the first time I use...
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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/
Functional Retractable Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade (Xiphoid) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/J220/HXIK8NJT/F4VJ220HXIK8NJT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/J220/HXIK8NJT/F4VJ220HXIK8NJT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/J220/HXIK8NJT/F4VJ220HXIK8NJT.SMALL.jpg Daniel Stabile About a year ago I was inspired by a friend to make a xiphoid, commonly known as the Assassin Creed hidden blade. After making a video on YouTube that showcased my first design I received endless requests to make tutorials or sell my model. However, I wasn't satisfied with my first design and I cam...
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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/
Edible Knife Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/Y53M/I86LS5OI/FE5Y53MI86LS5OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/Y53M/I86LS5OI/FE5Y53MI86LS5OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/Y53M/I86LS5OI/FE5Y53MI86LS5OI.SMALL.jpg Corinbw Before we get started, let me just say that this knife handle is edible, it is made out of carmelized honey that hardens when it is cooled.I wanted to make a knife and toolThis knife had four survival components-A knife with a tang-A hardened honey handle that you could eat if you were starving-Matc...
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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/
SHTF Knife Sharpening - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/CX17/I78VJN5T/FYRCX17I78VJN5T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/CX17/I78VJN5T/FYRCX17I78VJN5T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/CX17/I78VJN5T/FYRCX17I78VJN5T.SMALL.jpg hgb003 In an apocalyptic situation or you are just out in the woods without a sharpening stone, there are many ways to sharpen your knife or axe without one. In this Instructable I will show you a few of them. Car Window If you are near a car and you can get the window down, just run your knife along t...
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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/
Make Professional Quality Knives at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/SUOU/HZL3S0YV/FDHSUOUHZL3S0YV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/SUOU/HZL3S0YV/FDHSUOUHZL3S0YV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/SUOU/HZL3S0YV/FDHSUOUHZL3S0YV.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox Custom knifes are a staple of most professional cooks and chefs and can range in price from $200-$3000; however, you should be able to complete one knife for about $10 worth of steel and without power tools! I wouldn't say that this is a very difficult project more that it requires a lot of patience...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 17:05:33 PDT