This move, like many others, probably has a variety of names, but for this video tutorial, we'll call it the false backhand opening. So, if you think you have what it takes to be a great butterfly knife slinger, watch and see how to perform a false backhand opening with a balisong knife. It's not as easy as it looks, so be prepared to bleed, bleed on the blade.
This video tutorial is to show you how to perform a fast draw with your balisong, otherwise known as the butterfly knife. This instructional is meant for beginner balisong users. If you don't already know the balisong knife in the video, it's a Benchmade model 42. This fast draw could be helpful as a self-defense move, but don't get too fast or you might hack your thumb off.
This brief video tutorial will show you how to care for and adjust a spring-assisted knife. You'll learn care techniques for spring-assisted knives as well as instructions on how to keep your knife in proper adjustment for optimal performance. You might need an Allen Wrench for loosening your knifes.
You want a balisong knife, but don't want to buy one? Well, this weapons video tutorial will show you how you can build your own. Just sit back, relax, don't cut yourself, and see how to build a homemade butterfly knife.
If you own a knife, it's important that you keep it as sharp as possible. Having a dull knife can be troublesome since it may be more difficult to use. In this video tutorial, you'll find out how to make a knife really sharp using the appropriate material found at certain stores. Good luck, be careful and enjoy!
In this clip, learn how to do a fun trick with your balisong knife called the Ice Pick Spin. This move is fun and impressive and with this tutorial you will be able to master it in no time. So, follow along and start spinning your balisong every which way.
In this tutorial, we learn how to make a cord-grip knife handle. You will need some paracord to do this. Use two separate pieces to cover the entire handle so it's comfortable and not just wrapped around. This is a grip that swords have and the way they turn. The grip should feel very soft and comfortable to handle. This is also great if you are out in the wild and need some extra paracord, you can untie it from your knife and use it. You can apply it to the knife by hand or by using a vice. ...
If you know how to twirl a balisong knife, otherwise known as the butterfly knife, then you're in good shape. If you want to learn something a little harder, this is the video tutorial for you.
This article is written for those of you who are not satisfied with just having a sharp knife, and for those of you who would like to make your knife as sharp as the devil himself. There are many ways to sharpen a knife, and my method is just one of many, so before we begin, let me explain the pros and cons of this particular sharpening method.
This is a short instructional on how to get that blade out fast with your folding knife. Watch the mechanisms of the thumbstud lock and learn the fast technique of flipping it out, so you could look cool. All the girls will be flocking to you in no time.
Turn a benign office pen into a prison style pen shank modified knife. Swith the pen fill upside down and switch the cap direction so you can slide the pen from your watch.
Balisongs (sometimes known as butterfly knives) are one of the most dangerous and also most fun to play with types of knives in the world. They're even illegal in many places! If you have one though, chances are you're itching to learn some cool new tricks that you can do with it's awesome spinning folding blade. This video will show you how to do a Y2K, a cool intermediate-difficulty spinning move that looks very, very cool.
Learn how to convert a Boker Kalishnikov into an automatic switchblade or switch knife. This video shows you to assember a Boker Kalishnikov. Adjust the handle to your liking, and then fit the blade in. This blade is perfect for use in the woods or for self-defense, or for cutting. Use with caution.
Hold the knife in the palm of your hand and push it with your index finger, let gravity proceed with rotating the knife, this is basically a 'grip switch' and not a complex twirl or spin. To practice, it is recommended to use a knife with a dull blade, this reduces the chance of cutting yourself on accident, and once you get comfortable with a dull blade, you can move onto a razor sharp blade, however careful use is highly advised.
This video shows how to braid or make your own lanyard similar to what knife maker Chris Reeve uses on his Sebenza folding knives. Use 550 and your golden.
This video shows you how to wrap any knife with a bare handle using paracord. The wrap, called the 180 katana wrap, offers excellent texture and comfortablity. In the video, two different colors of paracord are being used, which is not necessary, but it does make a cool design!
In this video, you get to see how to perform a 360° strider wrap using paracord. The knife that is being used in the video is a RAT Izula, but the wrapping technique can be used on any knife with a bare or skeletonized handle. All you need is your knife and five feet of paracord.
Watch this video tutorial to see how to do a "Y2K rollover" balisong knife trick. The balisong knife, commonly referred to as the butterfly knife, has been portrayed negatively by the media and as a result has been outlawed in many areas throughout the the United States. The balisong knife is frequently associated with gangs and violence for no legitimate reason, but merely because it's frequently a "bad guy" weapon in movies and television.
This video is to show how to perform an aerial move with your balisong, also known as the butterfly knife. This instructional is meant for beginners. If you don't already know the knife in the video, it's a Benchmade model 42. Okay?
Ever hear of Tsuka-Maki? Nope? Well, Tsuka-Maki literally means the art of wrapping the tsuka, which is the hilt or sword handle. There is a mighty elogance and complexity to Tsuka-Maki, but this video tutorial will show you how to do basic Tsuka-Maki. You can do this on your katana, but realize this is the basic form of wrapping the hilt or handle. If you want a more permanent wrap or are wrapping a higher end sword, use hishigami.
Looking to make a sword? Feeling a little bit like a ninja today..or a medieval warrior? No problem! If you are sword hungry one day and not the next check out this tutorial and learn how to make a weapon out of paper. This tutorial will show you how to make a template for a paper sword that can be used in cosplay, for Halloween or just for fun. Be careful, and try to avoid papercuts!
Houzan Suzuki demonstrates a method of concealing long bo shurikens and throwing them. The video is in Japanese but the technique is easy to comprehend.
Just like with painting the inside of your home, spray painting certain items can add new life to anything. But like regular painting, you need to have the time and proper preparation needed before you apply any paint on whatsoever. In this tutorial, you'll find out how you can spray paint your pocket knife in a short amount of time. So good luck and enjoy!
Watch this video tutorial to see how to do a "pinwheel" balisong knife trick. The balisong knife, commonly referred to as the butterfly knife, has been portrayed negatively by the media and as a result has been outlawed in many areas throughout the the United States. The balisong knife is frequently associated with gangs and violence for no legitimate reason, but merely because it's frequently a "bad guy" weapon in movies and television.
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New to balisong tricks? Check out this video tutorial that demonstrates three beginning moves for your balisong knife, or butterfly knife, whichever you prefer.
This video is to show how to perform the move known as the Y2K rollover. It's not that hard of a move, it just takes practice. Hope this video helps you to be "one" with your butterfly knife, cause it should be.
This is a great series of videos teaching you how to make a wooden katana sword for LARP'ing. In a few simple steps with very basic materials, you can create a very professional looking boffing weapon.
Balisongs (sometimes known as butterfly knives) are one of the most dangerous and also most fun to play with types of knives in the world. They're even illegal in many places! If you have one though, chances are you're itching to learn some cool new tricks that you can do with it's awesome spinning folding blade. This video will show you how to do a Charlie Chaplin, or continuous finger roll, trick with you knife, which consists of you spinning the knife around your finger continuously withou...
Cord wrapping your knife to make a lanyard is a great way to add utility to your hunting knife while also making it easier to carry. 1. Tape a 10-foot long piece of cord to the underside of the knife handle, about an inch from the blade, so that a foot of cord hangs off the side of the tape near the bottom of the handle, and about nine feet hangs off on the side of the blade. 2. Wrap the nine-foot piece of cord tightly around the knife handle, starting a half inch above the tape, with each lo...
Presenter has a used Swiss Army knife confiscated by the TSA. This is a unique kind of a knife and the presenter shows you how to open the instrument and clean it:
Want to make your own knife, but don't know how? Check out this two-part video tutorial to see how to make an easy homemade knife from an old saw blade. To make a knife, you'll need an old circular saw blade, an angle grinder with grinding disc, wire wheel, a pair of pliers, a file, a c-clamp or vise, epoxy and nylon cord.
This video tutorial will show you how to perform spins with a basic iaido sword correctly, safely and easily. It's a semi-detailed video lesson on basic sword spins in iaido, which is a Japanese martial arts associated with smooth, controlled movements of drawing a sword from a scabbard, striking an opponent, removing blood from a blade and returning the blade to the scabbard. Also, these techniques are used in the Korean martial art of Haedong Kumdo ?? ??.
Since the creation of video games, players have been introduced to a variety of unique stories as well as cool looking tools. Now this tutorial will focus on one of those tools, or weapon, that was first made popular by the game Assassins Creed. It's a weapon that is not only silent and deadly to use in the game, but make a great weapon when it comes to being stealthy. So enjoy this tutorial on how to make the hidden blade from Assassins Creed. Oh and please make sure you don't harm anyone or...
If you just purchased a breacher bar for your survival kit, and the handle isn't wrapped, read on and you will find an easy solution to doing it yourself. An EOD breacher bar is a military surplus multi-use hand tool, used by bomb technicians, SWAT members and police officers, for prying, cutting, or pounding. It is a bare metal bar with no wrapping on the handle. Brian, from ITSTactical, performs a demonstration for wrapping a breacher bar using the Strider knife wrap technique. Implementing...
In this clip, learn how to do a fancy trick with a Balisong knife. With this trick, you will flip your knife around and send it flying as you open and close it with flair. So, check out this clip and perform this cool, super fast spin.
Learn how to tie a display knot on a Sageo for a sword's saya. The Sageo is the hanging cord made of silk, cotton or leather that passes through a hole in the kurigata of a Japanese sword's saya (or scabbard or sheath, which holds the blade of a sword).
This video shows how to fan with a balisong, otherwise known as a butterfly knife. This move can be used in-between combos or just for fun as a hand exercise.
Knife throwing is a fun, albeit dangerous hobby. If you are into sharp, pointy things, you will want to check out this tutorial.
This is a video tutorial on how to perform a backhand twirl with a balisong knife. If you don't have a balisong knife, well, maybe you should go out and get one. Butterfly knives are fun, and safe, if you know what you are doing, otherwise you'll hack a finger off. If you're a safe user, see how to do a trick, the backhand twirl with a balisong knife.