Tips & Tutorials

Here are some instructions and information about certain aspects of knifemaking and knife care. Click on the links for more pictures and information.

Knife Sharpener Recommendations

Knife Sharpener Recommendations

My recommendations on knife sharpeners.

Partial Tang Knife Handle Step By Step

Partial Tang Knife Handle Step By Step

The basic steps involved when I make a partial tang knife handle.

Kitchen Knife Care and Use

Kitchen Knife Care and Use

Basic information on caring for your kitchen knife.

How To Make a Knife, Step By Step

How To Make a Knife, Step By Step

This is a description of the general steps I use when making a stock removal knife.

Constructing a Kydex Sheath

Constructing a Kydex Sheath

This is the process I go through when I construct a Kydex sheath.

Hidden Tang Handle Construction

Here a few of the steps I use when building a through-tang knife handle.

Constructing a Leather Pouch Sheath

Constructing a Leather Pouch Sheath

This is the process I go through when I construct a pouch sheath.