Instructables: exploring - outside - knife - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:38:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Survival shelter with basic Bushcraft tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Shelter-With-Basic-Bushcraft-Tools/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 18:14:45 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
Leather Bush-knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Bush-knife-Sheath/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:32:56 PDT
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomahawk-Survival-Axe-that-Opens-Beers/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:51:24 PDT
Easy File Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-File-Knife/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 02:07:49 PDT
Paracord Knife Handle Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Knife-Wrap-3/
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 14:33:29 PDT
Sharpening Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Stick/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:52:54 PDT
The Bayonax - when Thor meets bushcraft http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bajonax-When-Thor-Meets-Bushcraft/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:11:54 PDT
BlockLam Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockLam-Knife/
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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/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:43:51 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
Primitive Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Spear/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:51 PST
Huntsman Knife Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Huntsman-Knife-Part-2/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 02:21:20 PST
Stag Antler Knife Handle (the easy way) http://www.instructables.com/id/Stag-Antler-Knife-Handle-the-Easy-Way/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 02:21:52 PST
Skinning Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Skinning-Knife/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 23:19:51 PST
Karambit http://www.instructables.com/id/Karambit/
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 18:49:29 PST
Throwing knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Knives/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 08:06:00 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
The Simple Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simple-Knife/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:37:39 PDT
Replacement Toothpick for a Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacement-Toothpick-for-a-Swiss-Army-Knife/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 06:56:11 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
Making a survival knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-survival-knife/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 10:54:34 PDT
Custom File Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-File-Work/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 01:48:18 PDT
Custom Graphic Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Graphic-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 13:05:49 PDT
3D printed Survival Utility Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Survival-Utility-Knife/
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 15:16:25 PDT
Ultimate Outdoor Utility Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Outdoor-Utility-Belt/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:26:31 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
Wild Meats, Good Eats: Venison Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Wild-Meats-Good-Eats-Venison-Edition/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:59:57 PDT
Acid/Brass/Stone Washing A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/AcidBrassStone-Washing-A-Knife/
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By: brokerolla

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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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By: monkeywork

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:00:47 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...
By: Corinbw

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 22:51:24 PDT
The "Ultimate" Survival Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Tool/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:57:00 PDT
How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bug-Out-Bag-BOB-or-Long-Term-Surviva/
How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SMALL.jpg AngryJosh99 Introduction In this instructable I will help you make your own personal Bug Out Bag or Bob for short. First off I should tell you what a bob is. A bob is a bag you put together so if an emergency happens you can get out of your house or car fast and get to a safe area. Or a bob can be used in...
By: AngryJosh99

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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:16:27 PDT
Nail Katana http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Katana-1/
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By: extense

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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 20:31:28 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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By: Deslivres

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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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By: Switch and Lever

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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:49:18 PST
Hunter Knife Paracord sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunter-Knife-Paracord-sheath/
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By: G-mo

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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:23:17 PST
Minimalist Survival Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Survival-Slingshot/
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By: Noble_Knight

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:22:54 PDT
Primitive Net Making From Carving Your Needle To Weaving Your Net http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Net-Making-From-Carving-Your-Needle-To-W/
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By: antagonizer

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:25:06 PDT
Make Professional Quality Knives at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Professional-Quality-Knives-at-Home/
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By: Zaphod Beetlebrox

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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/
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/O4FS/ISCBNUXQ/FXPO4FSISCBNUXQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/O4FS/ISCBNUXQ/FXPO4FSISCBNUXQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/O4FS/ISCBNUXQ/FXPO4FSISCBNUXQ.SMALL.jpg bricobart "Which knife is best?"Every adventurer, trekker, hunter, survivalist or geek gets sooner or later faced with that one, simple, haunting question: "Which knife is best?"Believe it or not, but those four words chased me for many, many years. In the beginning, when I was a kid, I suffered in silence, t...
By: bricobart

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 03:09:38 PDT
Handmade Knife and sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Knife-and-sheath/
Handmade Knife and sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE.jpg https://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...
By: the binks

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:50:22 PDT
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) http://www.instructables.com/id/KARAMBIT-Combat-Fish-Bone-Knife-props-to-Mrballen/
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SMALL.jpg ZaneEricB Looking around I find ALOT of awesome ideas on Instructables....so I decided to marry a couple of my favorite.  I had recently broken a handle off a hedge trimmer and recalled the instructable from  BARTOLO:                           http://www.instructables.com/member/bartolo/ to make a D.A.R.C. -...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:04:54 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE.jpg https://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...
By: bergerab

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:44:54 PDT
Gut Hook Hunting Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Gut-Hook-Hunting-Knife/
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By: Ryan Depace

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Fri, 9 May 2014 15:36:59 PDT
Minnow Survival-tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Minnow-Survival-tool/
Minnow Survival-tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/T9FF/HV9HS44T/FIFT9FFHV9HS44T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/T9FF/HV9HS44T/FIFT9FFHV9HS44T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/T9FF/HV9HS44T/FIFT9FFHV9HS44T.SMALL.jpg kyserrolls Purchase stainless steel butter knifes, scissors, or steak knifes from garage sales or second hand stores.I usually use butter knives because of the way I carry my Minnow. It is open on my key chain and I do not want to cut myself with a super sharp edge. Design Map out the design of your Minno...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 18:57:35 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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By: Ironwave

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:15:26 PDT
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