Instructables: exploring - outside - knives http://www.instructables.com Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:06:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ax/Hatchet Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/AxHatchet-Restoration/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 08:51:14 PDT
How To Throw Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Throw-Knives/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 11:51:02 PDT
How do Opinel knife leather sheath ( cross stitch) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-do-Opinel-knife-leather-sheath-cross-stitch/
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 05:31:14 PDT
How to make an Indian GUNSTOCK war club http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Indian-GUNSTOCK-war-club-1/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:15:04 PDT
Sheath, straps and a belt to GUNSTOCK WAR CLUB http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheath-straps-and-a-belt-to-GUNSTOCK-WAR-CLUB/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:29:51 PDT
Cave Man Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Cave-Man-Axe/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:59:32 PDT
How To Properly Sharpen A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Properly-Sharpen-A-Knife/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 19:26:53 PDT
Belt Knife Sheath. http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Knife-Sheath/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 12:25:20 PDT
How to Forge a Throwing Knife From Recycled Farm Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Forge-a-Throwing-Knife-From-Recycled-Farm-S/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 10:04:32 PDT
Molded leather sheath leather-kydex to folding knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Molded-leather-sheath-leather-kydex/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 23:56:54 PDT
Waxed sheath on hunting knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Waxed-sheath-on-hunting-knife/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 21:15:23 PDT
Molded leather sheath leather-kydex to fixed knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Molded-leather-sheath-leather-kydex-mk-2/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 08:28:16 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
DIY a knife without any tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-knife-without-any-tools/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 07:16:45 PDT
HOW TO MAKE THROWING KNIVES!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-THROWING-KNIVES/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:30:53 PDT
Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-3/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 00:09:55 PDT
The easy brake drum forge http://www.instructables.com/id/The-easy-brake-drum-forge/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 10:24:35 PDT
How to pick a Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-pick-a-Knife/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 08:25:02 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
Knife Sharpening http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Sharpening-2/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:54:15 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 out of a railroad spike http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-out-of-a-railroad-spike/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 09:45:02 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
Easy Paper/Metal Ninja Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-PaperMetal-Ninja-Star/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:52:47 PDT
Turquoise Insets Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Turquoise-Insets-Made-Easy/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:39:58 PDT
survival knife http://www.instructables.com/id/survival-knife-4/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 05:48:49 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/CX17/I78VJN5T/FYRCX17I78VJN5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/CX17/I78VJN5T/FYRCX17I78VJN5T.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Survival knife 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-knife-3/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 01:29:50 PST
My Hand forged Viking style Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Hand-forged-Viking-style-Knifes/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:17:01 PST
Secret Pouch for Pen Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Pouch-for-Pen-Knife/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 12:41:50 PST
Knife making with curved Micarta inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-making-with-curved-Micarta-inlay/
Knife making with curved Micarta inlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4T24/I63EZ7SH/FGS4T24I63EZ7SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4T24/I63EZ7SH/FGS4T24I63EZ7SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4T24/I63EZ7SH/FGS4T24I63EZ7SH.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever The video link since it doesn't seem to automatically show up everywhere: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbLchIhcSY4If you're interested in knife making start out by watching/reading my other instructable on this topic, titled: Knife Making with Wood and Brass HandleThis instructable is aimed towar...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:49:18 PST
How to Carve a Wooden Knife (or Dagger) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Carve-a-Wooden-Knife-or-Dagger/
How to Carve a Wooden Knife (or Dagger) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/L2EL/I60062SF/FPEL2ELI60062SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/L2EL/I60062SF/FPEL2ELI60062SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/L2EL/I60062SF/FPEL2ELI60062SF.SMALL.jpg mysterygirl995 This knife is perfect for if Zombies were attacking and you're friend did not have a knife to defend himself. So just make him (her) one. Also It is The cheapest knife to make. I had a blast making this, and I hope you do to :) What You Need Stick (mine was 7 inches long depending on how big you ...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:33:27 PST
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE.jpg http://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
The Knife Blank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paracord-Wrap-A-Knife-Blank/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:32:04 PST
Arrow Shaped Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Shaped-Knife/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:03:19 PST
Survival Para-chord Taken A Step Further http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Para-chord-Taken-A-Step-Further/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 00:48:20 PST
Wooden knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-knife-1/
Wooden knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/6RXI/I49RTOFB/FSB6RXII49RTOFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/6RXI/I49RTOFB/FSB6RXII49RTOFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/6RXI/I49RTOFB/FSB6RXII49RTOFB.SMALL.jpg Aidsmile I went outside and got a stick, and carved it with a craft knife. Then I just put some string around it, and that is basically it. I think I might put it in etsy, for around 5-10 dollars, it's not too good though, so I don't want it to be a high price. Let me know in the comments if you think I shou...
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:03:32 PST
Tape measure upgrade for EDC pocket knives (swiss army type) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tape-Measure-Upgrade-for-Victorinox-Knives/
Tape measure upgrade for EDC pocket knives (swiss army type) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/LYN2/I3TH6LP4/FFULYN2I3TH6LP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/LYN2/I3TH6LP4/FFULYN2I3TH6LP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/LYN2/I3TH6LP4/FFULYN2I3TH6LP4.SMALL.jpg Victor Inox I wanted a ruler on my new EDC (every day carry) pocket knife, the Victorinox Cybertool 41. So I decided to make myself a tape measure upgrade which can be easily done in different ways for any Victorinox knife. Print Things you will need:- 1x Din A4 sheet of paper, either white or colored, I use...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:50:30 PST
Hunting / Skinning Knife Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunting-Skinning-Knife-Made-Easy/
Hunting / Skinning Knife Made Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/HHRE/I376RJRR/FIBHHREI376RJRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/HHRE/I376RJRR/FIBHHREI376RJRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/HHRE/I376RJRR/FIBHHREI376RJRR.SMALL.jpg graydog111 There are a lot of posts on here of skilled craftsmen making fixed blade knives from old files, saw blades, etc, but what about the novice wanting to make one knife?This is an introductory for the novice. I bought this blade blank on eBay for about $15 or $20. All I had to do was add the handles (...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:22:56 PST
Bowie Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowie-Knife-2/
Bowie Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/OR7P/I34E3VY4/FNMOR7PI34E3VY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/OR7P/I34E3VY4/FNMOR7PI34E3VY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/OR7P/I34E3VY4/FNMOR7PI34E3VY4.SMALL.jpg graydog111 My goal in making this Bowie Knife was to use metal from my scrap pile to make the blade and make the handles (scales) from a dead Black Walnut tree on my acreage. There are a lot of different metals that can be used in a lot of different ways to make a knife. That being said, I have quiet a few ni...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 12:42:23 PST
Magnetic Paracord Ratchet Release Assistant for Slackline Setups http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Slackline-Ratchet-Assistant/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:35:29 PST
Joker knife shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Joker-knife-shoes/
Joker knife shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IWG2/I2I43LE4/FBZIWG2I2I43LE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IWG2/I2I43LE4/FBZIWG2I2I43LE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IWG2/I2I43LE4/FBZIWG2I2I43LE4.SMALL.jpg thejoker4479 Hey everyone! I'm a huge fan of Nolan's batman trilogy and absolutely love the Joker portrayed by Heath Ledger. In this instructable I made a shoe with a knife in it, like the one Joker had in the movie (he used it when he crushed into Wayne's party) Hope you enjoy Materials 1. Shoes with thick ...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:08:20 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
Sheaf http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheaf/
Sheaf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/I3ST/I21R32AF/F42I3STI21R32AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/I3ST/I21R32AF/F42I3STI21R32AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/I3ST/I21R32AF/F42I3STI21R32AF.SMALL.jpg majity Materials: 2 paper towels, tape, Size Put you knife between the paper towels and marck out line Cut it out and tape it together Tape it all together and see if your knife works Add And popiskile stikes inside sorry for the spelling You chould do extra if you want to
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 15:07:54 PDT