"There are a number of ways to go..
First there are some great companies that you can order a knife in kit form and just assemble them like a model (they have fixed blades and folders) or they sell all the parts so you could get just a blade…"
"I'm starting with stock removal I figured I'll try grinding, filing and shaping before the banging...plus I already had the basic tools to do that!
I got some 1084 after playing around with some scrap metal, made…"
"Heard it this morning!
Was excited to hear the voices from NHF I really liked their podcast and was sad to hear they were stopping so great job roping Tim and Liz into this!
Format seems like a winner with grabbing info from the forum and…"
"Right here! Knifemaking was the "gateway drug" that got me into blacksmithing. I have ground, pound, and forge welded many over the years. I also teach classes on how to make knives on a budget using recycled materials like saw blades and…"
"Yup. Here! My fiancée had a blacksmith shop set up in his garage (before we moved). We still dabble with blacksmithing from time to time when given the opportunity. Not many places in the city. He created a Damascus blade that is…"
"The Hoss Wheel Hoe looks to be pretty cool they have a good video on their site of it in action prepping some potatoes from planting to harvest. I would love to pick one of those up! I like the fact that it has a metal wheel as anything…"