This knifemaking challenge will bring out the blacksmith inside you and let you transform an old wrench into a knife!
Knifemaking Skills Using an Old Wrench Knife Forging Supplies
— ASDefense.com (@ASDknife) January 13, 2016
Knifemaking is an ancient art. However, like many other skills, the skill of traditional knife making seems lost in our modern world of convenience. You can include knifemaking in your essential primitive survival skills. Every knife, whether made from ancient Damascus steel or modern carbon steel, comes from a set of tools. A knife maker needs the following materials before making a blade:
Also, don’t forget a knife maker needs protective clothing. You don’t want to burn yourself with sparks from the belt grinder or get bits of steel in your eye. Use goggles, gloves, even breathing protection so your DIY knife making is safe.
Step 1: Choosing the Knife Side of the Wrench
First, choose which end of the wrench you want for the knife blade
Originally posted on Survival Life