Instructables: exploring - play - blade - sword http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:10:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Forging a Blade - DIY Foam Weapons http://www.instructables.com/id/Forging-a-Blade-DIY-Foam-Weapons/
Forging a Blade - DIY Foam Weapons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/Y5HC/HOSOP7AB/FPQY5HCHOSOP7AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/Y5HC/HOSOP7AB/FPQY5HCHOSOP7AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/Y5HC/HOSOP7AB/FPQY5HCHOSOP7AB.SMALL.jpg Sadi789 This Instructable is part of a collection of I'bles on how to make foam weapons. Check it out here! Carving Method Materials1/16" thick craft foamCraft foam that is the thickness of your core rodMasking tapeSuperglueCore rod (a fiberglass or carbon fiber rod that will run up the middle of your bl...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 20:30:51 PST
How to Test a Fencing Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Test-a-Fencing-Sword/
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By: MackenzieAlice

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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 17:13:26 PDT
Fast & Easy Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Sword/
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By: Lotsa Bad Luck

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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 12:26:33 PDT
How to Make a Mini Sword (using paper) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Sword-using-paper/
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Tue, 26 Feb 2013 10:30:44 PST
Knex sword & holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-sword-holder/
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Wed, 15 Aug 2012 06:28:04 PDT
How to make a padded sword (with a flat blade) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-padded-sword-with-a-flat-blade/
How to make a padded sword (with a flat blade) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/6JDU/GXO0U5Z4/FIV6JDUGXO0U5Z4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/6JDU/GXO0U5Z4/FIV6JDUGXO0U5Z4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/6JDU/GXO0U5Z4/FIV6JDUGXO0U5Z4.SMALL.jpg esmith37 Ok, this is my first instructable, so bear with me. There are a lot of tutorials online about making PVC weapons, and a lot of good ones at that. The problem I've had with most of them is that you end up with more of a club than a blade shape when you're done, or they use fancy (i.e. expensive or ha...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 20:48:09 PST
Blade of Chaos-God of War http://www.instructables.com/id/Blade-of-Chaos-God-of-War/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/QO1Z/GJQEL4XA/FFSQO1ZGJQEL4XA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/QO1Z/GJQEL4XA/FFSQO1ZGJQEL4XA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/QO1Z/GJQEL4XA/FFSQO1ZGJQEL4XA.SMALL.jpg daveofwar I made these replica blades six years ago when I was seventeen. They are made after my favorite game God of War (for those who don't know). They aren't perfect but i think they are pretty good for a first try with what tools I had (jigsaw, sander and a wood file). I have learned a lot and acquired w...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2011 10:52:51 PDT
moxx's sword http://www.instructables.com/id/moxxs-sword/
moxx's sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/G74P/GJ7MURZE/FI2G74PGJ7MURZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/G74P/GJ7MURZE/FI2G74PGJ7MURZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/G74P/GJ7MURZE/FI2G74PGJ7MURZE.SMALL.jpg moxx This is my AWESOME sword that may be the best knex sword on the site.  I wish i could take a picture that would do this sword justice but its too long for my camera to take a clear pic.  Its really sturdy even though ih bends slightly.  it can also be converted into a knife if you take out the middl...
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Sun, 23 Jan 2011 13:15:53 PST
Custom Play Sword and Scabbard http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Play-Sword-and-Scabbard/
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Mon, 30 Aug 2010 14:14:25 PDT
Hidden Blade Design V1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Blade-Design-V10/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2010 18:00:56 PST
The knex Runed soulblade! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-knex-Runed-soulblade/
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By: the_burrito_master

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Mon, 16 Nov 2009 20:41:37 PST
Fallout 3 Shishkebob http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-3-Shishkebob/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/V12I/G5703YWW/F19V12IG5703YWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/V12I/G5703YWW/F19V12IG5703YWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/V12I/G5703YWW/F19V12IG5703YWW.SMALL.jpg copirate So here is the finished Shishkebab. We cut the blade and guard on a CNC Plasma cutter. its welded to the pipe fittings through the handle The motorcycle tank is from a old Honda, unknown model and is attached with some all thread bolts and pvc to the tanks mountings points which are bolted through ...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2009 08:04:56 PST
Knex sword v1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-sword-v1/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2009 18:02:56 PDT
Knex sword v3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-sword-v3/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2009 18:02:56 PDT
knex sword v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/knex-sword-1/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2009 11:53:38 PDT
Cheap, easy, realistic and simple to make Sword! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-realistic-and-simple-to-make-Sword/
Cheap, easy, realistic and simple to make Sword! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/D3VU/FOVWMEC3/FZ5D3VUFOVWMEC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/D3VU/FOVWMEC3/FZ5D3VUFOVWMEC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/D3VU/FOVWMEC3/FZ5D3VUFOVWMEC3.SMALL.jpg The Jamalam Hello fellow Instructablers! This is the first of a four-part series on easy to make but realistic fantasy/medieval armoury, which can be tailored to look however you want to suit a particular character. And just in time for Christmas too! You can be a king, soldier, dark warrior, whatever you want ...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 13:27:14 PST
Jollex's Second (K'nex) Sword (JSS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jollexs-Second-Knex-Sword-JSS/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:58:22 PST
simple, 2 step wooden bokkens http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-2-step-wooden-bokkens/
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Wed, 27 Feb 2008 11:05:26 PST
Knex sword : Typhoon Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-sword-weapone-Typhone/
Knex sword : Typhoon Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/7CUK/FBPF3MAH/F5E7CUKFBPF3MAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/7CUK/FBPF3MAH/F5E7CUKFBPF3MAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/7CUK/FBPF3MAH/F5E7CUKFBPF3MAH.SMALL.jpg Knexman2020 A neat little sword I made. This can easly fit one your arm and this sword has a gun on top. (for you gun people out there :) You might have to adjust it so it will fit on YOUR arm... my arms kind of small. :( The bottom of the sword follow the instructions... simple Mid part of the sword. ke...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2008 09:03:07 PST
Binder Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Binder-Knife/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2007 12:17:16 PDT
sword http://www.instructables.com/id/sword-1/
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Wed, 3 Jan 2007 19:43:28 PST
Coke forge and sword! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-forge-and-sword!/
Coke forge and sword! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/C1S2/FIFET9K4X9E/FF0C1S2FIFET9K4X9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/C1S2/FIFET9K4X9E/FF0C1S2FIFET9K4X9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/C1S2/FIFET9K4X9E/FF0C1S2FIFET9K4X9E.SMALL.jpg [Tom] Hello! First I will show you the long-ish ground forge, what i used, how I put it together and lit it, then how I made the sword blade (note not full tang) and handle ect. Materials !!Important lots of heat and fumes given off so out side is a must for this type of forge, when the worked mettle ...
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