My first knife

Just for the fun of it, I thought I’d try making a knife. I used the glow Forge to:

  1. make a prototype of the entire knife in medium draft board ;
  2. transfer the pattern onto the steel (using Cermark).
  3. cut the scales from 1/4” walnut.

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…And how did you cut thatalloy blank? First time? your accumulated crafting skill shows. :sunglasses:

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Stop reading my mind!! hehe, I was thinking about doing this exact thing earlier today. Great results

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Great minds…

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It’s a fine line between great minds think alike and fools seldum differ, but I think we are in the clear on this one lol.

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Metal band saw. Thanks!

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… that and a lot of hours watching “forged in fire“.

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Excellent result!

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Great job!

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Here is the scabbard I made for the knife. I decided to keep it simple:

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