Knife Making-Tanto Knife

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Introduction: Knife Making-Tanto Knife

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Step 1: Shape

first you need to draw and cut the shape of the knife

Step 2: Finish the Profile of the Knife

finish the profile of the knife with a grinder to make everything clean

Step 3: Bevel

grind the bevel with a sanding belt machine

Step 4: Pre-sanding

make the blade nice and clean before the eat treat

Step 5: Hole

drill holl in the blade for the handle

Step 6: Heat Treat

heat the blade until it's non magnetic and then get it in oil for about 15 seconde. After put the blade in the oven to temperate it

Step 7: Final Sanding\polish

Final sanding with different grid sand paper.

Step 8: Handle

draw and cut the shape of the handle and then drill hole the same place as on the blade.

Step 9: Glue

glue everything in place with epoxy and pin

Step 10: Final Shaping

shape the handle until you like the shape of it

Step 11: Last Step

sharpen the blade and oil the handle

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    Omg I will try your amazing method of making a knife thank you sir

    Very nice way I will do the same idea and tell my friend about you and you totally made it at least in my book

    Very well done i love tanto knives im a callecter and knife maker my self

    Did not see mom's chicken in the oven this time !

    Nice build. There is always that special self satisfaction and pride when you make things yourself. Looks really good and I know you will enjoy using it as well. I've built a few myself and know the amount of work involved. Thumbs Up!

    great ible man. what kind of steel is best??

    Carbon steel is probably the best for knife but recycled tool steal make it to