This is a custom version of my Raven folder. It sports a 3″ blued W1 blade with bone inserts and brass bolsters. Folders are a lot of work, but I really liked the way this one came out!
Tried my hand at forging out a feather, came out pretty well and I learned a few things…
This is a larger custom version of my Lynx pattern hunting knife. This version sports a 4.5″ blued w1 steel blade (differential temper) with a blued steel guard and canvas micarta handle. The sheath for this is kydex with nylon strapping and is set up for horizontal or vertical carry. …
I decided to try my hand at a traditional flint striker, this one will go in my personal fire kit——–but I definitely will make more of these. It is forged from w1 steel with an OAL of about 3″, it sparks very well!
This is my take on a stripped down, no nonsense bushcraft and survival knife. It features a differentially tempered 5″ W1 blade, in broken-back seax style, with a 550 paracord wrap. The sheath is laminated black leather with a soft buckskin outer.
I think I’ll call this the Lynx, because it is a compact but elegant and capable hunter—–like its namesake… This is mirror finished W1 with a copper and wood handle, 7.75″ OAL with a 3.5″ blade.
This was an experiment I did from 1″ black iron pipe.
I call this one the Bush Dog and it is my take on an outdoor utility knife. This features a rust blued W1 blade with a pheasant wood and pure copper handle. Blade length is 5″ with an OAL of 9.5″.
I call this one the Raven, it is a friction folder in rust blued W1 with brass and bone handle. The blade is 3.75″ with an overall length of 8″.
This is an experiment that I call “The Buzzard”, because it is big and ugly and kinda cool… This buzzard is done up in O1 and hickory with blued steel fittings, the overall length when open is a whopping 11.5″. The experimental part is the ribbed ferule, it twists to lock …