Instructables: exploring - outside - knives http://www.instructables.com Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:19:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Making a Survival Knife Out of a 16'' Saw Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RCPT/J3UFQTYT/F8PRCPTJ3UFQTYT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RCPT/J3UFQTYT/F8PRCPTJ3UFQTYT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RCPT/J3UFQTYT/F8PRCPTJ3UFQTYT.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos In this instructable you will see how I made a survival knife from a 16 inch saw blade, with a handle made out of walnut. Always keep in mind that woodworking & metalworking are dangerous activities that demand various safety precautions to be taken. So, be sure that you have the right PPE equip...
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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:29:26 PDT
What I Learned Making My First Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/What-I-Learned-Making-My-First-Knife/
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Mon, 29 May 2017 07:05:15 PDT
A Simple & Effective Way to Sharpen Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Effective-Way-to-Sharpen-Knives/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 03:31:57 PDT
Multitool Glass Breaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Multitool-Glass-Breaker/
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Mon, 8 May 2017 14:01:24 PDT
Pocket Knife Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Knife-Restoration/
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Fri, 7 Apr 2017 15:56:20 PDT
Honing 101: Hone Your Knives in 3 Simple Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Honing-101-Hone-Your-Knives-in-3-Simple-Steps/
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 09:09:11 PDT
Sharpening Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Jig/
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Mon, 3 Apr 2017 01:11:31 PDT
Another 3 Easy Paracord Knife Lanyards http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-3-Easy-Paracord-Knife-Lanyards/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:40:10 PDT
Paracord Neck Knife Handle Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Neck-Knife-Handle-Wrap/
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:48:32 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
Knife Security Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Security-Chain/
Knife Security Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/WGQV/J02QNKXL/FMIWGQVJ02QNKXL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/WGQV/J02QNKXL/FMIWGQVJ02QNKXL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/WGQV/J02QNKXL/FMIWGQVJ02QNKXL.SMALL.jpg DanielR34 The reason why I made this is I have new Victorinox knife and i lost it twice in one month. It was very hard to find it because of color of knife. I don't want to search it again so this chain could be solution. With this chain you have secured knive but you can detach it very quickly in case of eme...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:07:11 PST
Basic Horizontal Opening http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Horizontal-Opening/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 06:21:15 PST
Duct Tape Knife Sheath Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Knife-Sheath-Build/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 12:04:15 PST
Restoring my grandfather's 80 year old rusted knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-My-Grandfathers-80-Year-Old-Rusted-Knife/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:57:50 PST
Denim micarta (MYcarta) for knife handles http://www.instructables.com/id/Denim-Micarta-MYcarta-for-Knife-Handle/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:48:34 PST
Professional Grade Wood Carving Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Grade-Wood-Carving-Knife/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 14:09:15 PST
DIY knife - CS go karambit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Knife-CS-Go-Karambit/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 01:49:25 PST
Handy Foldable Whale Knife weapon + trekking tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Foldable-Whale-Knife-Weapon-Trucking-Tool/
Handy Foldable Whale Knife weapon + trekking tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/LO7D/IWWFN512/F3ILO7DIWWFN512.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/LO7D/IWWFN512/F3ILO7DIWWFN512.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/LO7D/IWWFN512/F3ILO7DIWWFN512.SMALL.jpg kavi_arasan Easily portable high graded steel and iron knife with fold-able assembly system . This knife can be punched over any trees or logs to fasten tent ropes.And It also has provisions to be fitted over the shaft of actual arrow of whale gun. Moreover mountain climbers and hunters will find it more usef...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 05:50:01 PST
Homemade Knife From Old Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-From-Old-Saw/
Homemade Knife From Old Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/F86D/IWWFI2KQ/FKOF86DIWWFI2KQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/F86D/IWWFI2KQ/FKOF86DIWWFI2KQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/F86D/IWWFI2KQ/FKOF86DIWWFI2KQ.SMALL.jpg gurubaksh singh bhati Making a knife is a satisfying project on a number of levels. You’re creating a fundamental tool — one of the first tools ever made — and every time you pick it up, you’ll think, “Wow, I made this with my own hands.” And because you’re making the knife, you’ll be able to adjust its shape to fit your...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 23:53:13 PST
Stock Removal Knife From Old File http://www.instructables.com/id/Stock-Removal-Knife-From-Old-File/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 07:49:35 PST
Throwing Fork http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Fork/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:41:56 PST
Apocalypse Shank http://www.instructables.com/id/Apocalypse-Shank/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:11:37 PST
Lip Balm Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Lip-Balm-Knife/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 10:46:30 PDT
How to make a Knife and Saw for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-KnifeSaw-for-Survival/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 07:49:02 PDT
Make an Amazing Leather Sheath for a Knife! Beginner friendly! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Amazing-Knife-Sheath-Beginner-Friendly/
Make an Amazing Leather Sheath for a Knife! Beginner friendly! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WH69/ITYPX9QV/FE6WH69ITYPX9QV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WH69/ITYPX9QV/FE6WH69ITYPX9QV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WH69/ITYPX9QV/FE6WH69ITYPX9QV.SMALL.jpg Max Maker The video shows the entire process in 6 minutes! : ) I made a steak knife a while ago and now it was time to make a sheath for it. I build a lot of stuff in the past, but this was the first time I made anything from leather. If I can make this, so can you! Turns out that the leather can be quite fo...
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 13:29:10 PDT
Birch Bark Knife Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-Bark-Knife-Handle/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 07:48:06 PDT
How to Make a Stainless Steel Folding Knife in Two Days http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Stainless-Steel-Switch-Blade-in-One-/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 23:59:28 PDT
Acid Blackened Custom Hunting Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Blackened-Custom-Hunting-Knife/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:19:17 PDT
How to Build a Survival Knife From an Old Lawnmower Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Survival-Knife-From-an-Old-Lawnmowe/
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 22:41:26 PDT
Easy File Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-File-Knife/
Easy File Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SMALL.jpg milo_baker I picked up an old skinny file in a flea market and decided to make a knife from it, I did not want to have to heat treat it or put in hours of sanding, so I left the finish minimal and the blade cool as I ground it. It took about 2 days (including glue drying time) Design I drew up the design fr...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 02:07:49 PDT
Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Sheath-1/
Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/H6B2/IRSHI4I9/F22H6B2IRSHI4I9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/H6B2/IRSHI4I9/F22H6B2IRSHI4I9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/H6B2/IRSHI4I9/F22H6B2IRSHI4I9.SMALL.jpg homemadestuff This knife sheath is sweat fit to the knife so the the knife is held fast by the tight fit. This means you need no snaps or straps to keep your knife secure. Trace the knife on paper or card stock use compass to leave space for stitching. Cut out half and fold over. Cut out around folded half an...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:06:46 PDT
Making a Simple Leather Sheath: Fold-over Western Holster Style. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Simple-Leather-Sheath-Fold-over-Western-Hol/
Making a Simple Leather Sheath: Fold-over Western Holster Style. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/DCY1/IRAVYN07/F7SDCY1IRAVYN07.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/DCY1/IRAVYN07/F7SDCY1IRAVYN07.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/DCY1/IRAVYN07/F7SDCY1IRAVYN07.SMALL.jpg Missourian I just got an Opinel No. 6 and I wanted a belt sheath for ease of carry...so I made one. Leather work is a new hobby for me so I take advantage of every opportunity to practice. This is my first Instructable photographed, written and uploaded completely via the Instructables App for Android so pleas...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 18:36:46 PDT
Primitive stone knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Stone-Knife/
Primitive stone knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/BWS3/IR6IUF11/FRHBWS3IR6IUF11.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/BWS3/IR6IUF11/FRHBWS3IR6IUF11.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/BWS3/IR6IUF11/FRHBWS3IR6IUF11.SMALL.jpg MakefireOutOfIce This stone knife design can be used in emergencies for survival situations, or just for fun!MATERIALSWhitling tool(recommended)Small-medium stoneMedium stone with rounded sideSaw(recomended)And you will need time. Now let's get started Making the blade First we need a blade. For this you will gra...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:22:19 PDT
DIY: PVC Insert for Nylon Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Insert-for-Nylon-Sheath/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:34:36 PDT
How To Repair A Butterfly Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Butterfly-Knife/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:10:20 PDT
Sharpening Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Stick/
Sharpening Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SMALL.jpg cheap survivor2 Hello today I'm going to show you how to create a handy little tool. It can be used in the field to sharpen knifes axes and anything with a blade. The name I developed is a sharpening stick, made from trash. I hope you enjoy my instructable Materials In order to craft this item you will need:1. ...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:52:54 PDT
Shurikan throwing http://www.instructables.com/id/Shurikan-Throwing/
Shurikan throwing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/GZ9U/IQ8SDGXP/FFEGZ9UIQ8SDGXP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/GZ9U/IQ8SDGXP/FFEGZ9UIQ8SDGXP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/GZ9U/IQ8SDGXP/FFEGZ9UIQ8SDGXP.SMALL.jpg cbigelow In this instructable I am going to show you how to throw a shurikan. Throwing To throw hold it so that it is pointed straight up. Do not throw it like a frisbee. You want to throw it so that when it sticks that it sticks in a vertical position. Spinning throw When you throw and release the shu...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 11:34:10 PDT
Using the HX Outdoors D-121 Survival Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-HX-Outdoors-D-121-Survival-Knife/
Using the HX Outdoors D-121 Survival Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/EPWH/IQ3ZRMY5/FIGEPWHIQ3ZRMY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/EPWH/IQ3ZRMY5/FIGEPWHIQ3ZRMY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/EPWH/IQ3ZRMY5/FIGEPWHIQ3ZRMY5.SMALL.jpg The Art of an Outdoorsman The HX Outdoors D-121 Survival Knife is a great knife to have with you in a survival situation or just in the outdoors while camping. This knife is is made from 440C stainless steel and is coated in titanium. It is a fixed blade knife and makes excellent wood shavings for starting fire. It also can ...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:38:22 PDT
Survival Wooden Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Wooden-Knife/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:57:09 PDT
Putting on an antler handle to a knife with tang http://www.instructables.com/id/Putting-on-an-Antler-Handle-to-a-Knife-With-Tang/
Putting on an antler handle to a knife with tang - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/AG64/IOUC1D4R/F4TAG64IOUC1D4R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/AG64/IOUC1D4R/F4TAG64IOUC1D4R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/AG64/IOUC1D4R/F4TAG64IOUC1D4R.SMALL.jpg AveryCaley I am going to show you how to make a genuine outdoorsman's masterpiece. Finding the right knife The first step to this process is finding a knife that has a tang, a tang is a piece of the blade that goes past the hilt into the handle to make the blade more sturdy. What I had to do was find a crap...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 13:37:19 PDT
Metal Throwing Disk http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Throwing-Disk/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 09:48:25 PDT
Scrap Material Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Material-Knife/
Scrap Material Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/S9SG/IO8L7WUU/FAVS9SGIO8L7WUU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/S9SG/IO8L7WUU/FAVS9SGIO8L7WUU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/S9SG/IO8L7WUU/FAVS9SGIO8L7WUU.SMALL.jpg qwertyend I was walking around a restaurant with a friend and found a small piece of scrap metal and said to my friend "I bet that I could make a knife out of this" and so I did. Materials -2 screws (size depends on knife handle) -metal plate -scrap wood-drill-countersink bit-drill bit (depends on screws) ...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 03:13:32 PDT
BlockLam Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockLam-Knife/
BlockLam Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SMALL.jpg Funky Diver I love a bit of wood. There's something pleasing and warm to it. I am, however, no master craftsman and having tried sculpting (read mascerating!) wood in the past to make a knife handle, I thought there must be an easier way!Whilst perusing a well known auction site, I came across a listing that i...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:54:51 PDT
MAKE A SHURIKEN (NINJA THROWING STAR) http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-a-SHURIKEN-NINJA-THROWING-STAR/
MAKE A SHURIKEN (NINJA THROWING STAR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XH55/IN4TU4UO/F1XXH55IN4TU4UO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XH55/IN4TU4UO/F1XXH55IN4TU4UO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XH55/IN4TU4UO/F1XXH55IN4TU4UO.SMALL.jpg DIY ZE Ever wanted to make a Ninja warrior throwing star? I made one and I want to share with you guys on how to make it. WATCH VIDEO!!! Let's make it simple. So you don't have to read all the steps, I made a Video on how to make shuriken (ninja star) See it in action destroying stuff :)[PLAY VIDEO] M...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:43:51 PDT
Leather Strop http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Strop/
Leather Strop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E43D/IN4QD9GP/FQ4E43DIN4QD9GP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E43D/IN4QD9GP/FQ4E43DIN4QD9GP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E43D/IN4QD9GP/FQ4E43DIN4QD9GP.SMALL.jpg Jordy Montes I chose this project due to its simplicity and easy difficulty level. A leather strop is used to hone a blade after the use of a sharpening stone. The leather allows curves of a knife to be sharpened easily. You can use some sort of honing compound or I heard you can use whitening toothpaste (which ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 12:38:33 PDT
My first knife http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knife-2/
My first knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/INR3/IN3EI918/FD9INR3IN3EI918.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/INR3/IN3EI918/FD9INR3IN3EI918.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/INR3/IN3EI918/FD9INR3IN3EI918.SMALL.jpg milo_baker This is my first knife making Instructable. It was my first proper knife, ie made of real carbon steel instead of files and scrap. I designed it as a gift for my best friend, his input and my design. The blade is just under 4.5" and altogether is almost 10". It is made from O1 tool steel I bought of...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:31:00 PDT
KNIVES http://www.instructables.com/id/KNIVES/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/VC8N/IMAVUOVT/FXGVC8NIMAVUOVT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/VC8N/IMAVUOVT/FXGVC8NIMAVUOVT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/VC8N/IMAVUOVT/FXGVC8NIMAVUOVT.SMALL.jpg ROFLalways Heat Treating Knives Basic Outdoor Knife How to make a knife Bushcraft Knife Making a survival knife Make Professional Quality Knives at Home Knife Making With Basic Tools Simple Throwing Knife How to Throw Throwing Knives Knife From A Car's Leaf Spring Thr...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 10:51:58 PDT
Plastic Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Knife-Sheath/
Plastic Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/8C0T/ILY0RTVP/F5M8C0TILY0RTVP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/8C0T/ILY0RTVP/F5M8C0TILY0RTVP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/8C0T/ILY0RTVP/F5M8C0TILY0RTVP.SMALL.jpg Daxz Old Hickory makes very good knives from high carbon steel. They hold a razor sharp edge very well, but they are meant for the kitchen and do not come with a sheath. This Instructable will show you how to make a sheath for any type knife using plastic canvas and thread. Knife sheaths are so much cool...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 08:46:43 PDT
Duct Tape Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Knife-Sheath-2/
Duct Tape Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/3XA9/ILY0O27D/FNR3XA9ILY0O27D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/3XA9/ILY0O27D/FNR3XA9ILY0O27D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/3XA9/ILY0O27D/FNR3XA9ILY0O27D.SMALL.jpg Daxz I bought a Old Hickory Ohio Sticker knife. It is made of good quality steel and is less than $15, but it needed a case. Like most kitchen knives, it came with a card stock sleeve. I decided to modify that sleeve into a sheath. I started by drawing the outline of the tip on the card stock. Then I tri...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 11:28:36 PDT
How to attach a pocket clip/belt clip to a knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Attach-a-Pocket-Clipbelt-Clip-to-a-Knife/
How to attach a pocket clip/belt clip to a knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/MTGC/IKYCYSKQ/FSBMTGCIKYCYSKQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/MTGC/IKYCYSKQ/FSBMTGCIKYCYSKQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/MTGC/IKYCYSKQ/FSBMTGCIKYCYSKQ.SMALL.jpg Laurex2002 Ever bought a knife which had no pocket clip?Well here is show you how to attach one to almost any folding knife! What you need: A knife you want your clip onA pocket clip (you can buy them online or take one off an old knifeScrews that fit your clipA small screwdriver that fits your screwsA smal...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 07:18:14 PST