Instructables: exploring - workshop - metalworking - blade http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:50:48 PST BLOX v1.01 Falchion Knife CS:GO http://www.instructables.com/id/Falchion-Knife-CSGO/
Falchion Knife CS:GO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/1FHC/IZ6DLBZA/FZ21FHCIZ6DLBZA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/1FHC/IZ6DLBZA/FZ21FHCIZ6DLBZA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/1FHC/IZ6DLBZA/FZ21FHCIZ6DLBZA.SMALL.jpg PrzemekW5 Hello, everything is in the video, if you are not sure about some step feel free to ask i will try to help as best as i canBlade- NCV1 steel 2mm thick.Handles- 4mm aluminium. Pattern Use fill option in your printer
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:45:31 PST
How I made knife from CS:GO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Made-Knife-From-CSGO/
How I made knife from CS:GO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/3SFY/IYYT7YVL/FLN3SFYIYYT7YVL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/3SFY/IYYT7YVL/FLN3SFYIYYT7YVL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/3SFY/IYYT7YVL/FLN3SFYIYYT7YVL.SMALL.jpg PrzemekW5 Hello, everything is in the video, if you are not sure about some step feel free to ask i will try to help as best as i can.I used 1055 steel for blade, its hardened and tempered. Handle is made from beech wood. At the end I protected the wood with mixture of wax and linseed oil, You can make Your o...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:28:34 PST
Hand made camp knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Made-Camp-Knife/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:09:08 PST
Throwing knife from kitchen knife tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Knife-From-Kitchen-Knife-Tutorial/
Throwing knife from kitchen knife tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/VTVS/IXLADWTR/FYXVTVSIXLADWTR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/VTVS/IXLADWTR/FYXVTVSIXLADWTR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/VTVS/IXLADWTR/FYXVTVSIXLADWTR.SMALL.jpg -Selfmade- Simple tutorial, all you need is an old blade and a dremel-tool! Here we go: Tools and material - Old kitchen knife- Dremel tool- Cutting wheels (took me 6 of them)- Beltsander (sanding paper will work also, takes longer) Steps 1. Print out a shape you like and transfer it to your blade. 2. St...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 09:08:44 PST
Making a Kriegsmesser http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Kriegsmesser/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:31:18 PST
Rope Dart Inspired Throwing Knife! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Dart-Inspired-Throwing-Knife/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 14:36:26 PST
Basic Stainless Butterfly Knife! http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Stainless-Butterfly-Knife/
Basic Stainless Butterfly Knife! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/TQQK/IXGFOFP6/FVKTQQKIXGFOFP6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/TQQK/IXGFOFP6/FVKTQQKIXGFOFP6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/TQQK/IXGFOFP6/FVKTQQKIXGFOFP6.SMALL.jpg danbranxl No one should ever need a butterfly knife, but im sure lots of people want them! so safe yourself some doe and make this one out of 316 stainless steel so you can stab things without infecting them! Disassembly and cutting! I use these "practice" butterfly knifes from online for $3. - take off t...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 01:07:05 PST
Hamon and Yaki Ire of a Japanese Style Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamon-and-Yaki-Ire-of-a-Japanese-Style-Blade/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:16:57 PST
Water Casting Copper http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Casting-Copper/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 07:38:57 PDT
Japanese Style Blade Forging http://www.instructables.com/id/Japanese-Style-Blade-Forging/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:27:29 PDT
MK: DIY All Metal Folding Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Metal-Folding-Knife/
MK: DIY All Metal Folding Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/WQEM/IRXTVG8W/FN7WQEMIRXTVG8W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/WQEM/IRXTVG8W/FN7WQEMIRXTVG8W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/WQEM/IRXTVG8W/FN7WQEMIRXTVG8W.SMALL.jpg MK DIY I came up with this design few months ago, when I was in the middle of school exams. Now it´s the summer break so I finally found time to transform thought into thing.Materials: 5mm (little less than 1/4 inch) mild steel, saw blade, nails, spring.Tools: angle grinder with cut-off and grinding wheel,...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:21:57 PDT
Etch / Tattoo a Knife or Skate Blade in 5 Min http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-Tattoo-a-Knife-or-Skate-Blade-in-5-Min/
Etch / Tattoo a Knife or Skate Blade in 5 Min - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6E57/IRHV6ARS/FHO6E57IRHV6ARS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6E57/IRHV6ARS/FHO6E57IRHV6ARS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6E57/IRHV6ARS/FHO6E57IRHV6ARS.SMALL.jpg -Selfmade- AhoiThis is the most simple method to tattoo a blade (steel in general) permanently. Durable and willnot even take 15 minutes. Here we go! Tools and material I own a laser engraver, so making the stencils is easy, BUT you can do the same with a sharp knifeor a razor-blade. You need a REAL sharp k...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 07:47:15 PDT
Etch a Logo Into a Knife Blade in 5 Min ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-a-Logo-Into-a-Knife-Blade-in-5-Min-/
Etch a Logo Into a Knife Blade in 5 Min ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/I5WE/IRC6T4SJ/FLNI5WEIRC6T4SJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/I5WE/IRC6T4SJ/FLNI5WEIRC6T4SJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/I5WE/IRC6T4SJ/FLNI5WEIRC6T4SJ.SMALL.jpg -Selfmade- Ahoi and welcomeThe following instructable will show you how to etch a knife blade or metal in general. As always, you can find a detailed instructional video at the end of the instructable! Tools and material Tools:- Dremel tool ( + cutting wheel and brass brush polishing wheel )- sharp knife or...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:57:46 PDT
Folding Knife from an Old File (w/ Basic Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Knife-From-an-Old-File-w-Basic-Tools/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:56:19 PDT
How to Make a Primitive Survival Knife! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Primitive-Survival-Knife/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:52:14 PDT
DIY Folding Knife With Button Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Folding-Knife-With-Button-Lock/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 13:09:51 PDT
My First Knife | Learning Metalworking http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knife-Learning-Metalworking/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 13:18:42 PDT
Make Your Own Real Sword ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Real-Sword-/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 09:48:41 PDT
How To Make A Tanto http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tanto/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 18:56:01 PST
How to Turn a Scissor Blade Into a Folding Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-a-Scissor-Blade-Into-a-Folding-Knife/
How to Turn a Scissor Blade Into a Folding Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/JS8B/IKSN1IY6/F9AJS8BIKSN1IY6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/JS8B/IKSN1IY6/F9AJS8BIKSN1IY6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/JS8B/IKSN1IY6/F9AJS8BIKSN1IY6.SMALL.jpg baneling-bust In this tutorial I am going to be showing you how I took a scissor blade from an old pair of broken scissors and turned it into a small but functional key ring folding knife!Firstly I ask you to watch the YouTube video as it shows each step much better than still images ever could (I tried to edit i...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 12:02:50 PST
How to Make a Karambit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Karambit/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 19:32:21 PST
How to make a Batarang from " The Dark Knight " http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Batarang-From-the-Dark-Knight-/
How to make a Batarang from " The Dark Knight " - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SMALL.jpg Double Edged I have always wanted to make this project but have put it of for ages until i watched the Dark Knight with my friend and saw the Batarangs in action and wanted to make it again so here it is. This project isn't too hard and should be a great project for any skill level. Click here for the video T...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:54:34 PST
How to make a Ninja Star (Shrunken) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Ninja-Star-Shrunken/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:06:21 PST
Make a knife from high-carbon steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Knife-From-High-carbon-Steel/
Make a knife from high-carbon steel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SMALL.jpg kai.h Here's a quick guide on how I made a knife from 1084 high-carbon steel.You can use a huge range of different materials for a knife - I've gone with 1084 because it's easy to work with and relatively forgiving when heat treating it.Heat treating a blade is the most important step when making a knife....
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:57:20 PST
Etching a Knife Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-a-Knife-Blade/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 07:44:03 PST
GIANT Sawblade Throwing Star http://www.instructables.com/id/GIANT-Sawblade-Throwing-Star/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 11:51:37 PST
Simple survival knife. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-survival-knife/
Simple survival knife. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UHVX/IEEOC8KN/FUMUHVXIEEOC8KN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UHVX/IEEOC8KN/FUMUHVXIEEOC8KN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/UHVX/IEEOC8KN/FUMUHVXIEEOC8KN.SMALL.jpg EnJoneer The following is a simple tutorial of how to make a survival knife. Unfortunately I do not currently have the necessities needed to heat-treat this blade but I may update the instructable at a later date with instructions on how to do so.I have recently posted a more in-depth instructable of how to ...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 14:43:28 PDT
How to make a knife - The newbie guide. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-knife-the-newbie-guide/
How to make a knife - The newbie guide. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/W8AJ/IDU2QL5V/FI0W8AJIDU2QL5V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/W8AJ/IDU2QL5V/FI0W8AJIDU2QL5V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/W8AJ/IDU2QL5V/FI0W8AJIDU2QL5V.SMALL.jpg EnJoneer Okay, this is my first attempt at making a knife and it was more of a trial run to get the hang of the process. I thought I would publish this instructable all the same as there may be other novices out there that want to give it a go and are not sure where to start - and since I have researched the...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:23:04 PDT
Throwing knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-knife/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:14:14 PDT
Mini Katana http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Katana/
Mini Katana - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ZQDA/I8YBIVTS/FCUZQDAI8YBIVTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ZQDA/I8YBIVTS/FCUZQDAI8YBIVTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ZQDA/I8YBIVTS/FCUZQDAI8YBIVTS.SMALL.jpg JimJamUrCreation First off, I would like to thank mrballeng for inspiring this instructable, specifically his Skelton Key project. There are many different tools and methods that I used to create the Mini Katana, and there are many OTHER tools and methods that could be used to perform just about every step. Use a me...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:44:34 PDT
Fixed Blade Razor/Hobby Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-Blade-RazorHobby-Knife/
Fixed Blade Razor/Hobby Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/9164/I7CVLZDO/FIR9164I7CVLZDO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/9164/I7CVLZDO/FIR9164I7CVLZDO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/9164/I7CVLZDO/FIR9164I7CVLZDO.SMALL.jpg Kyleluvspets Xacto knives are great. But sometimes they are a pain, from wearing out, to just being too dangerous. So, I decided to make a simple, cheap, and fast alternative that I can customize. This project actually started out with a goal to create a razor in the context of shaving, but plans always change. ...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:21:17 PDT
How to make a Batarang like "The Dark Knight" http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Batarang-like-The-Dark-Knight/
How to make a Batarang like "The Dark Knight" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/EHBE/I7BQFSUD/FIVEHBEI7BQFSUD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/EHBE/I7BQFSUD/FIVEHBEI7BQFSUD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/EHBE/I7BQFSUD/FIVEHBEI7BQFSUD.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Who would have guessed a rusty old table saw blade could make such a nice batarang? In this project turn some old shop accessories, into high-speed, superhero throwing stars. Watch The Video! WARNING:Never throw at people or property. Possession or use of throwing knives or throwing stars may...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:05:35 PDT
Cast a blade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-forge-a-blade/
Cast a blade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/HIZ2/I6B1T5CS/F0HHIZ2I6B1T5CS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/HIZ2/I6B1T5CS/F0HHIZ2I6B1T5CS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/HIZ2/I6B1T5CS/F0HHIZ2I6B1T5CS.SMALL.jpg PowellMade When I was a kid my father used to make jewelry. I watched him make amazing things and I could always count on him knowing how to do something that would help me with my projects. One day I asked him to make me a fish necklace. I was surfing at the time and everyone was wearing something interes...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:13:08 PST
Hidden Blade Design Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Blade-Design-Concept-1/
Hidden Blade Design Concept - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/00GP/I5BS6QLL/FJI00GPI5BS6QLL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/00GP/I5BS6QLL/FJI00GPI5BS6QLL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/00GP/I5BS6QLL/FJI00GPI5BS6QLL.SMALL.jpg RedE-6 I always wanted to create an Assassins Creed style hidden blade. And I have now managed to come up with a design idea which should open and close with a flick of the hand. If anyone is going to make this, please remember that THIS IS NOT A TOY and using sharp object can be dangerous. Therefore I adv...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:59:03 PST
Handmade knife and Acid etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-knife-and-Acid-etching/
Handmade knife and Acid etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/SWP8/HXLMTN7L/FZ8SWP8HXLMTN7L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/SWP8/HXLMTN7L/FZ8SWP8HXLMTN7L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/SWP8/HXLMTN7L/FZ8SWP8HXLMTN7L.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hi! This week my dad will celebrate his 46th birthday, so I decided to make him a gift that's useful. Some time ago he used to go hunting regularly so he has one really good Italian handmade knife, but i hope that he will like this one too.Also this guy: Garra23 asked if i could make an instructable...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 04:15:11 PDT
Knife Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Making-1/
Knife Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/D9XP/HW37OMGV/FMCD9XPHW37OMGV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/D9XP/HW37OMGV/FMCD9XPHW37OMGV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/D9XP/HW37OMGV/FMCD9XPHW37OMGV.SMALL.jpg magnamite9 Knife making as a great way to put old scrap pieces of metal to use. From things like old files with broken handles or just chunks of steel, knifes are surprisingly simple in their making, it is really just the time needed to make them. In this instructable, we'll be looking at the basics of making ...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 09:38:17 PDT
Kitchen Knife Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Knife-Conversion/
Kitchen Knife Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PVY7/HXLMOVFT/FC4PVY7HXLMOVFT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PVY7/HXLMOVFT/FC4PVY7HXLMOVFT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PVY7/HXLMOVFT/FC4PVY7HXLMOVFT.SMALL.jpg jreah so here we have one of my instructables here i have decided i dont like conventional kitchen knives and i am also an avid knife collector my self so i thought i would pimp these out. Gather Knives my sister was moving house and has just got a new set of knives so i have acquired her old ones, he...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 11:07:44 PDT
my first metal project: Assassin's Creed Hidden Blades http://www.instructables.com/id/my-first-metal-project-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blad/
my first metal project: Assassin's Creed Hidden Blades - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/S6HL/HU1RQD2A/FVBS6HLHU1RQD2A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/S6HL/HU1RQD2A/FVBS6HLHU1RQD2A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/S6HL/HU1RQD2A/FVBS6HLHU1RQD2A.SMALL.jpg Bwilson Props i learnt how to use a Dremmel/Drimmel this week. despite being terrified at first, i got down to work on two of my own hidden blades. one of which i started last year and just finished up this year. for the hidden blades,you'll need: a Drawer Slide or two a Dremmel/Drimmel a sh@t ton of cutting head...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:41:41 PDT
Lawn Mower Blade Sharpening Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Mower-Blade-Sharpening-Tool/
Lawn Mower Blade Sharpening Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2ZO/HT7P5KF0/FERT2ZOHT7P5KF0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2ZO/HT7P5KF0/FERT2ZOHT7P5KF0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2ZO/HT7P5KF0/FERT2ZOHT7P5KF0.SMALL.jpg graydog111 I generally sharpen the blades for my 60 inch cut mower 5 sets per session.  The mower uses 3 blades, so that's 15 blades.  I use a Bench grinder but holding them while sharpening is a tiring, difficult job.   I thought, "There must be a better way of doing this."  I made this tool which consists of...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:23:07 PDT
Making a knife with a Japanese hamon http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-knife-with-a-Japanese-hamon/
Making a knife with a Japanese hamon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HJLN/HS80ENEK/FH4HJLNHS80ENEK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HJLN/HS80ENEK/FH4HJLNHS80ENEK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HJLN/HS80ENEK/FH4HJLNHS80ENEK.SMALL.jpg clockworkfish Have you ever noticed the wavy line on Japanese swords that is shown in just about every single anime and samurai movie? The proper name for this line is a Hamon and if you want a sword with a real one adorning its edge that will set you back a few grand. However with patience and decent understan...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:36:55 PST
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Knife-Etching-DIY-Quick-and-easy-way-of-makin/
Acid Knife Etching | DIY | Quick and easy way of making your knife look cool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Y4YD/HQKXFOPB/FOMY4YDHQKXFOPB.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ This is my new Instructable on how to Acid Etch your knife. Knife Etching video Here is what you need: - Knife- Ferric Chloride $12.50 - Nail Polish $3 - Nail Polish remover $3 - 400 grit sand paper - Tall bottle or a container - Paper towels So as you can see this project doesn't require much mone...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 13:41:08 PST
Bench made knives http://www.instructables.com/id/Benchmade-knives/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IY1E/HQCWGLHW/F99IY1EHQCWGLHW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IY1E/HQCWGLHW/F99IY1EHQCWGLHW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IY1E/HQCWGLHW/F99IY1EHQCWGLHW.SMALL.jpg blkhawk Bench made knives are the ones made with the aid of bench tools. For a knife to be truly handmade it needs to be done without the use of power tools. To show respect for those artisans: blacksmiths and bladesmiths that do not rely on bench tools to complete their art, I am using the right term to de...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 11:15:24 PST
How I make a knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-make-a-knife/
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 06:03:24 PDT
1st homemade knife (W/ Limited Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/1st-homemade-knife/
1st homemade knife (W/ Limited Tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/OBN8/HJKC4KVS/F2SOBN8HJKC4KVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/OBN8/HJKC4KVS/F2SOBN8HJKC4KVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/OBN8/HJKC4KVS/F2SOBN8HJKC4KVS.SMALL.jpg JohntMurdock This is my first homemade knife. I had some 16 gauge carbon steel laying around and decided to try my hand at making a small knife over the coarse of two days. Though it is thin it still works fine for its size. I'd like to mention that I hadn't done any knife making research prior to trying to make...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 18:40:00 PDT
Lawnmower blade camping knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawnmower-blade-camping-knife/
Lawnmower blade camping knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/9C53/HGZOFJ6K/F3X9C53HGZOFJ6K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/9C53/HGZOFJ6K/F3X9C53HGZOFJ6K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/9C53/HGZOFJ6K/F3X9C53HGZOFJ6K.SMALL.jpg mitsaru Here is a short tutorial on how to make a camping knife from a old lawnmower blade. Safety First step is safety, The metal will be hot, the files are abrasive, the spray of sparks is eyeball piercing. Please be safe and use common sense. Personal protection should be worn at all times, even if it...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 22:28:21 PDT
Make A Tiny Model Sword From Solder Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Tiny-Model-Sword-From-Solder-Scraps/
Make A Tiny Model Sword From Solder Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/MRTB/HFPTIDDR/FFDMRTBHFPTIDDR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/MRTB/HFPTIDDR/FFDMRTBHFPTIDDR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/MRTB/HFPTIDDR/FFDMRTBHFPTIDDR.SMALL.jpg AmpOwl A while ago at a robot competition, my friends were playing with solder wire, making flimsy little swords and hitting each other with them. Later, I was wondering if it was actually possible to make a usable blade with solder, and so the Solder Sword was born. (Ok, its really just a little knife, bu...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:28:43 PDT
Hidden Blade (D/A Retract and Release) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Blade-DA-Retract-and-Release/
Hidden Blade (D/A Retract and Release) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/R87Y/H5IRWKYD/FLUR87YH5IRWKYD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/R87Y/H5IRWKYD/FLUR87YH5IRWKYD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/R87Y/H5IRWKYD/FLUR87YH5IRWKYD.SMALL.jpg Ahmagorian Alright, This is simple. Or at least it should be, because it sure looks simple on paint. Before we start I am sorry, I haven't gotten the parts for this and would really like to make a real one, but I got too impatient and just had to share my ideas. I'll come up with a more detailed schematic late...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 21:25:55 PDT
Make a Sewing Seam Ripper from a Bandsaw Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Sewing-Seam-Ripper-from-a-Bandsaw-Blade/
Make a Sewing Seam Ripper from a Bandsaw Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3LR4/H0A28AYY/FH23LR4H0A28AYY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3LR4/H0A28AYY/FH23LR4H0A28AYY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3LR4/H0A28AYY/FH23LR4H0A28AYY.SMALL.jpg Jason von Techshop I like this project because the process is fun, the product really is useful, and it's a simple way to get to know tool steel. (It even includes some blade making techniques!) I used a piece of old bandsaw blade, 1in wide, which was too chewed up to be repaired. It's good steel - springy but holds...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 11:58:48 PDT
Forging a Knife From a Nicholson File, Part One http://www.instructables.com/id/Forging-a-Knife-From-a-Nicholson-File-Part-One/
Forging a Knife From a Nicholson File, Part One - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UBEO/GYDLU0DI/F52UBEOGYDLU0DI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UBEO/GYDLU0DI/F52UBEOGYDLU0DI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UBEO/GYDLU0DI/F52UBEOGYDLU0DI.SMALL.jpg The Metal One This is the process by which i forged a knife from an old Nicholson file. enjoy. From this point forward you are forewarned; forging is a dangerous activity. it includes high temperatures, heavy hammers, and lots of smoke. always work in a well ventilated area, use good leather gloves, and wear eye...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 22:42:56 PST
Hidden Blade - Assassin's Creed inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Blade-Assassins-Creed-inspired/
Hidden Blade - Assassin's Creed inspired - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/684U/GUKARTLB/FCP684UGUKARTLB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/684U/GUKARTLB/FCP684UGUKARTLB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/684U/GUKARTLB/FCP684UGUKARTLB.SMALL.jpg the_burrito_master Hey there I've been working on a this project on and off this summer. (mostly this fall) As you can see it's A hidden blade, I started with a ,desk drawr slide ,some sheet metal (For the blade and part of the trigger mech) ,a few nuts and bolts ,and some thick steel wire. also a paper clip or 2 ben...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 11:43:42 PST