The best knife to have is the one you are carrying right now…
You can spend a lot of money on a knife but there are some really good knives that will do the job for a lot less.
You can’t go wrong adding another knife to your collection. But you should consider having at least one very good knife. Yes, it will be a little more expensive but it will be worth it.
If you’ve never thrown a knife and stick it where you want to, you’re missing one of life’s simple pleasures. Anyone can throw a knife but it takes skill to stick it where you want it to go.
Use a magic marker or sharpie to see where you are sharpening your blade. With the black line, you can gauge when your angle is…
Your blades should be kept sharp at all times but you don’t want to sit around all day sharpening them. That’s why you should find the simplest, fastest way to sharpen any knife razor sharp.
Here’s a guy who was loved making knives more than he liked his job. He did what any reasonable person would do; he quit his job and now makes knives full time.
Once the shape takes place you can make almost any shape of the knife you can imagine. You will become better at forging and knife-making after a few home-made knives from rebar.
The slingshot rotates the knife before releasing it. In theory, the spinning knife is hurled to the target, point first.
If you use a knife outdoors much, you probably already know how to use a knife properly. It’s a lot of trial and error. Or experience. But there are a few more things you can learn.
Let’s see what some of the other ways to protect ourselves besides having a gun are…
Knife-making kits come with just about everything you need to make a knife.
First, you’re going to need about 1000 fish hooks.
The knife is over 12 inches long and heavy enough for most anything you would want it to do.
Knives are tools and meant to be used. Your knives should be worn out about now. Use them. Then clean them, tighten them, oil them and keep them sharp.
You don’t have to use knives or shears anymore…
Making a knife from a wrench will give you a blade on one end and a wrench handle on the other.
A handcrafted knife is a work of art. Those who make them are often perfectionists and their knives are proof. Yes, they are expensive but what do you expect when someone spends hours on the knife.
There are thin, flexible fillet knives for your fishing use and there are the spear-pointed knives for use in the field. But, there are some knives that seem to be able to do almost anything you need.
The Neck Knife – for the Homesteader who has everything. They call it a Pocket Clever. I call it “cool, I want one.”