Instructables: exploring - outside - knife - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:15:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessons-of-a-Knife-making-the-ultimate-bush-tool/
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Y0BH/HZ13LHFR/FR2Y0BHHZ13LHFR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Y0BH/HZ13LHFR/FR2Y0BHHZ13LHFR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Y0BH/HZ13LHFR/FR2Y0BHHZ13LHFR.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...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/CY1J/HY12OBM3/F9TCY1JHY12OBM3.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
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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/
Gut Hook Hunting Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FKNF/HUYLVW83/F5AFKNFHUYLVW83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FKNF/HUYLVW83/F5AFKNFHUYLVW83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FKNF/HUYLVW83/F5AFKNFHUYLVW83.SMALL.jpg Ryan Depace This is a short instructable showing you the steps to make a gut hook knife. Materials and Tools The MaterialsBlade - Steel 3/16" - I've seen people use lawn mower blades or you can purchase the steel off eBay and temper it yourself. The steel came off an 5000lb piece of switchgear that I acquire...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/T9FF/HV9HS44T/FIFT9FFHV9HS44T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/T9FF/HV9HS44T/FIFT9FFHV9HS44T.SQUARE.jpg http://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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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
Easiest Knife Paracord Grip http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Knife-Paracord-Grip/
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 21:11:26 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
Add Serrations to a Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Serrations-to-a-Pocket-Knife/
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 00:01:53 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
Make A Huge, Epic Knife "The Dolphin Blade" For Only $8 (Small Sword) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Huge-Epic-Knife-The-Dolphin-Blade/
Make A Huge, Epic Knife "The Dolphin Blade" For Only $8 (Small Sword) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/792T/HIGF4RQK/FPG792THIGF4RQK.SMALL.jpg SubjectAwesome Here's a tutorial on how to make a pretty easy, yet awesome usable blade for only around $8.  This knife is great for cutting plastic bottles, tins and fruit, but can prove a bit awkward for kitchen use. This weapon would also be great for the zombie apocalypse :) Thanks for checking out my...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 23:55:26 PDT
Build A Bike Disk Brake Carving Knife Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Bike-Disk-Brake-Carving-Knife-Set/
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 12:07:15 PDT
Kydex Rotating Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Kydex-Rotating-Knife-Sheath/
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Fri, 21 Sep 2012 03:01:37 PDT
USB Thumb Drive Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Thumb-Drive-Pocket-Knife/
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 11:49:29 PST
How to make a liner lock folding knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-liner-lock-folding-knife/
How to make a liner lock folding knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R194/HFSHTP6Z/FPNR194HFSHTP6Z.SMALL.jpg Batryn I've posted an instructable about making a fixed blade knife. It'll be useful to read that first, because in this instructable, I will not go over those steps again, but merely focus upon the nuances involved with creating a folding knife.  A link can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/K...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 22:51:37 PST
How to Make a Throwing Knife!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Throwing-Knife/
How to Make a Throwing Knife!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/SFIX/HAQ2ZEWB/FKYSFIXHAQ2ZEWB.SMALL.jpg Basement_Craftsman Ever had the desire to own a throwing knife but you didn't want to hand over a load of cash? Well here's how. This is a very fast project with and is very rewarding. There's nothing like sending a knife 12 feet across a room thudding into a target. Materials Steel (i just mild steel from the hardw...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 19:54:12 PST
Convert a Fiskars brush knive into a survival tool/platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Fiskars-brush-knive-into-a-survival-tool/
Convert a Fiskars brush knive into a survival tool/platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/79A9/HAQ39N17/FL679A9HAQ39N17.SMALL.jpg Ximmers This Instructable will show you how to add a hatchet function to your Fiskars/Gerber brush knife making it a versatile tool for hiking and bushcraft. The Fiskars brush knife is a high quality tool for a moderate price available pretty much everywhere. While it does make up for a big knife it could ...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 11:06:22 PST
How to Tie the Lanyard Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-the-Lanyard-Knot/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2010 15:07:51 PST
Make a kitchen knife out of an old circular saw blade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-kitchen-knife-out-of-an-old-circular-saw-bl/
Make a kitchen knife out of an old circular saw blade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/632A/H9T4QDGU/F93632AH9T4QDGU.SMALL.jpg Xthinker This is the second knife I have made. The first was more of a combat knife and can be found here. I've decided to make a kitchen knife for this time around. The knife was pretty easy to make, and was completely free! OK so enough chit-chat lets get on to making the darn thing! Materials and tools ...
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Sun, 25 Nov 2012 19:18:21 PST
Make a knife out of an old hacksaw blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-knife-out-of-an-old-hacksaw-blade/
Make a knife out of an old hacksaw blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/AGHM/H994TBEG/FSAAGHMH994TBEG.SMALL.jpg davr.org I couldn't sleep, so I made knives.  (For Burning Man gifts.) Ingredients: 1. A dull hacksaw or bandsaw blade 2. Electrical tape or really wide heatshrink tubing Tools: 1. A piece of paper 2. a ball point pen 3. a sharpie 4. a file or other method to score/cut the blade 5. pliers to break the blad...
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 16:35:26 PST
Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Knives-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3FPP/H4AG06HP/FMO3FPPH4AG06HP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3FPP/H4AG06HP/FMO3FPPH4AG06HP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3FPP/H4AG06HP/FMO3FPPH4AG06HP.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Knives can be useful, beautiful, deadly, and necessary. Here is a collection of some of the best knife-related Instructables: how to make your own, how to clean and sharpen it, how to use it, and how to put it away. For more knife-related Instructables, check out the Knife channel in Outside. nul...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:21:02 PDT
How to wrap a Knife Handle with Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-wrap-a-Knife-Handle-with-Paracord/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 13:03:59 PDT
bicycle chain handle knife http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-chain-handle-knife/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/1CNW/H88XIEM4/F5G1CNWH88XIEM4.SMALL.jpg Vitizop bicycle chain handle knife a broken, unused knife blade, and an oily bicycle chain born out of marriage ... 1. It was the bottom of the blade with two holes was fitted to the chain pin, hammered together -----------------o _._._._._._. _._.          blade    hole         chain     | --------------...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 11:49:14 PDT
Nature's Survival Mini-Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Natures-Survival-Mini-Saw/
Nature's Survival Mini-Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/WT6Y/H6S4G7DU/F8OWT6YH6S4G7DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/WT6Y/H6S4G7DU/F8OWT6YH6S4G7DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/WT6Y/H6S4G7DU/F8OWT6YH6S4G7DU.SMALL.jpg AtomRat This is my first instructable so bare with me on quality. Thank you everyone who contributes to Instructables.com, you have inspired me well. As a few mates and I sat around talking in the sun today, I had remembered reading the instructable on how to make rope out of dead plants .  At his house t...
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 09:21:24 PDT
Harvesting Birch Bark http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvesting-Birch-Bark/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 20:11:34 PDT
EDC: The pocket knife http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-The-pocket-knife/
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 13:23:29 PDT
Hack a Swiss Army Knife to have a carbon steel blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Swiss-Army-Knife-to-have-a-carbon-steel-bla/
Hack a Swiss Army Knife to have a carbon steel blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/BWZT/H2WEZCRU/FGDBWZTH2WEZCRU.SMALL.jpg markyb OH how I love my Victorinox Forester SAK. It has everything a resourceful and civilised gentleman should need in an Every Day Carry knife, such as a corkscrew. One thing that isn't quite great though is the quality of the steel used for the blade. Stainless steel looks good, but - for most types of ...
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Tue, 19 Jun 2012 11:20:33 PDT
Survival Gear and KIts http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Gear-and-KIts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SMALL.jpg Dguy42 This guide shows you a variety of the best survival kits and gear that are on instructables. Altoids Fire Kit Here is a kit I made which purpose is to start a fire. And maybe some day can save your LIFE. Enjoy!!! The best survival kit ever I'm going to show you how to make a inexpensive waterp...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:50:38 PDT
How to make your own Machete http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Machete/
How to make your own Machete - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CA6J/H2BMNI83/FB2CA6JH2BMNI83.SMALL.jpg Trollinwater         Hello Do It Yourself-ers!  This is my first instructable, and I thought I would give documenting my machete build a shot and turn it into a How-To for the site!           Now, we all know that a nice, big axe/knife comes in handy during camping trips or in survival packs.  In my case, I wil...
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Sat, 19 May 2012 18:50:25 PDT
Yak-Proof Survival Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Yak-Proof-Survival-Knife/
Yak-Proof Survival Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/64DL/H21CGMEK/FPL64DLH21CGMEK.SMALL.jpg bricobart Y.U.R.T. - Yellow Ugly Rescue Tool ;-) I wanted to call this Instructable "Make a heavy duty survival knife from an rusty file for less then 15 dollar in less then 2 hours with only basic tools", but sometimes less is simply more... Survival. Again. I'm doing this - this what? this sport? this spi...
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Mon, 21 May 2012 08:49:04 PDT
DARC - Defence Attack Rescue Claw http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-DARC/
DARC - Defence Attack Rescue Claw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/AYG3/H1YOL8KA/FSDAYG3H1YOL8KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/AYG3/H1YOL8KA/FSDAYG3H1YOL8KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/AYG3/H1YOL8KA/FSDAYG3H1YOL8KA.SMALL.jpg bricobart Got this idea after an internal brainstorming about the question 'What kind of tool would I like to have if I was burried alive?' Call it The Dark Side Of Myself... This question implicates multiple if's: - waking up on time (oxygen stuff) - no panic (stay cool, it could have been worse) - hands-fr...
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Wed, 16 May 2012 05:21:59 PDT
Knorkoon: The All-in-One Travel Utensil http://www.instructables.com/id/Knorkoon-The-All-in-One-Travel-Utensil/
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Wed, 8 Dec 2010 10:46:10 PST
Knifemaking tutorial: Japanese Kiridashi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Kiridashi/
Knifemaking tutorial: Japanese Kiridashi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3Z01/GZHJVY69/FIM3Z01GZHJVY69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3Z01/GZHJVY69/FIM3Z01GZHJVY69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3Z01/GZHJVY69/FIM3Z01GZHJVY69.SMALL.jpg nonickname So you want a blade? I'm presenting here a basic set of instructions to make a neat little kiridashi; a small Japanese blade traditionally used for woodworking, carpentry and leatherwork. They make an excellent utility, woodwork, or compact knife for every day carry, perhaps as a neck knife. I'm u...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 04:17:35 PST
Knife Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Making/
Knife Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KQEC/GYY8FRAI/FJSKQECGYY8FRAI.SMALL.jpg Batryn Disclaimers: Knife making is dangerous, I'm not responsible if you get hurt. Also, know your laws, and don't make anything illegal. I'm not responsible for anything that happens as a consequence of you reading this.  This is a personal project of mine, and when I finished, I thought, why not make a...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:28:47 PST
http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Bear-Knife-for-next-to-nothing/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2011 19:26:02 PST
Clean a Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-a-Knife/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2008 21:11:38 PDT
Paracord Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Wrap/
Paracord Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TSE5/GO6VA6B0/FX5TSE5GO6VA6B0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TSE5/GO6VA6B0/FX5TSE5GO6VA6B0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TSE5/GO6VA6B0/FX5TSE5GO6VA6B0.SMALL.jpg Harlan Whitman  For this Instructable gonna wrap a handle on a custom camp axe that I made. This form of wrap could be used on any type of handle. A nice thing about this type of handle is that if needed you have however many feet of rope with your tool. Last summer I actually unwrapped a handle for rope (that I f...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 15:12:09 PDT
Paracord wrapping a knife handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-wrapping-a-knife-handle/
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Mon, 15 Aug 2011 09:06:04 PDT
Cross Knot Paracord Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Knot-Paracord-Lanyard/
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Sun, 22 May 2011 05:01:14 PDT
The 10 Cent Mini-Survival Knife...v.2.x..... http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-Cent-Mini-Survival-Knifev2x/
The 10 Cent Mini-Survival Knife...v.2.x..... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/48PR/FROA59UG/FXF48PRFROA59UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/48PR/FROA59UG/FXF48PRFROA59UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/48PR/FROA59UG/FXF48PRFROA59UG.SMALL.jpg HTWTUSA If any of you are not familiar with M4040, you should check out his site....he's a survival expert and a master bladesmith... This instructible is based on his 10 cent survival knife design....with a little pinache thrown in for good looks and function... Materials and Tools... First, pick up ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2009 14:00:04 PST
"MI MACHETE".DIY "MACHETE". http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Making-of-MACHETE/
"MI MACHETE".DIY "MACHETE". - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XU13/GOHMGF92/F8LXU13GOHMGF92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XU13/GOHMGF92/F8LXU13GOHMGF92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/XU13/GOHMGF92/F8LXU13GOHMGF92.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez Templed by Sun and Rain and left as useless , it was waiting for someone who could back it to live  Blast Wood and make some Big Noise. Aint a cool Intro…? If you google "Machete" you´ll find a pic of an Old Badass Texican…that’s not the one that I´m going to talk about…I´m talking about that Tool ...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2011 17:49:56 PDT
Make an EDC, and be prepared for anything. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-EDC-and-be-prepared-for-anything/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2011 08:50:53 PDT
KNIFE FROM A NAIL http://www.instructables.com/id/KNIFE-FROM-A-NAIL/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2011 07:12:33 PDT
Design and Build a Full Tang Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Build-a-Full-Tang-Knife/
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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 18:34:03 PDT
Sugru Knife Caddy/Case! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Knife-CaddyCase/
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Sun, 26 Sep 2010 12:44:29 PDT
Re-Grip Your Knife with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Grip-Your-Knife-with-Sugru/
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Mon, 13 Sep 2010 14:38:18 PDT
Cobra Weave Key Fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Corbra-Weave-Key-Fob/
Cobra Weave Key Fob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/01GR/G79D467C/FI101GRG79D467C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/01GR/G79D467C/FI101GRG79D467C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/01GR/G79D467C/FI101GRG79D467C.SMALL.jpg tevers94 You may have seen my instructables on paracord bracelets, well this is the same design with a few variations.  I used to reach in my pockets and have to search for my keys.  Now i reach in and go right for the key fob.  These can be all one color, or multi colored.  Supplies -6ft of gutted parac...
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Sat, 27 Mar 2010 17:54:41 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