View Full Version : First Kitchen Knife WIP
08-01-2013, 02:19 PM
Here's a pic of the kitchen knife I started.
My sander is supposed to come on Friday so I'll be able to do the grinds then. :)
If anyone wants to look at the process of making my first knives then please look at this thread.
08-01-2013, 03:23 PM
An unfinished kitchen knife, holiday lights, bare feet, a gnarley rubber hose and some sort of tarp/body-bag.
Makes me feel like something bad is going to happen to me.
08-01-2013, 03:42 PM
I was just having flashbacks to my Sinaloa days.
08-01-2013, 03:46 PM
Haha! I hadn't thought about that! It doesn't look so weird in person, but you get a bit of everything in a small frame. :P The "body-bag" is a furniture cover BTW. ;)
08-01-2013, 04:31 PM
Erd, Is that what they call it these days? LOL
08-01-2013, 05:14 PM
i see an extension cord and what looks like the plug to a power tool. reciprocating saw maybe? lol
08-01-2013, 05:19 PM
Son, I don't see much blood on that chopping block. he must use one side only. Very clever
08-01-2013, 05:37 PM
08-01-2013, 11:44 PM
Haha! I didn't expect these types of replies. :P
What do you guys think of the shape?
The specs are:
08-02-2013, 12:06 AM
You guys :)
Erdbeereis, I think the profile is good, but I'd change the angle of the heel and raise the tip just a little bit. Something like this:
08-02-2013, 01:45 AM
I think I'll leave this one as it is for now as it would be to much work to file all of the steel off. I will, however, consider your advice for my next one. :)
08-07-2013, 08:22 PM
Here's a rather large update...
I did the grind on the knife now. It's definitely getting easier the more times I do it.
08-09-2013, 05:30 PM
Now thats starting to look like something ERB. thanks for the shots
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