Quick wooden karambit

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Project by BFamous posted 07-30-2020 12:16 PM 910 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

My son wanted to learn how to make a karambit, so instead of starting with metal, I figured let’s start with wood. I’ve never made any knives before, let alone a karambit, but I am fairly familiar with them.
So I grabbed some scrap poplar and sapele (because that’s what I had in somewhat appropriate dimensions) and off we went… it was a fun, and somewhat easy project, especially considering I had to freehand design the piece while trying to make it fit his hand.

-- Brian Famous :: Charlotte, NC ::

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#1 posted 08-05-2020 09:09 PM

Looks great but the edge could use a little sharpening. It’s good to see younger people getting into the craft.

-- Todd "I am just a teacher and a carpenter, that doesn't mean I have a God complex. But I am complex."

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