Looking for a way to wrap your knife with a bare handle using paracord? This may be the video for you! In this video tutorial, you learn how to perform the basketweave wrap using paracord for any of your bare or skeletonized handles. The only things that are needed include a knife with a bare handle and five feet of paracord.
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.
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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.
This is and advanced move and only useful for trained balisong flippers, so try it at your own risk. This video tutorial will show you how to perform the reverse wheel trick on a balisong knife, or butterfly knife if you prefer.
This video explains what a Tek-Lok is and how to use one. It's a revolutionary, quick detachable, utility belt clip. It's multi-functional in its application, can be mounted to virtually any kind of product or product carry system, at almost any angle.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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 ?? ??.
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. ...
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.
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...
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 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?
Dear masters of paper weapon, here is a tutorial for you! Learn how to make your very own homemade paper-version of a butterfly knife. Follow the guidelines in this video for a basic design.
The Red Hawk 123 demonstrates how to remove rust from a laminated steel knife. Rust can accumulate on a knife from a day's worth of exposure to damp conditions. To remove the rust, use water, baking soda, a rust prevention oil compound and an old toothbrush. Scrub the rust off the knife using the toothbrush, baking soda and water. Baking soda is adhesive and noncorrosive which is why it is able to easily remove the rust from the knife. This method will remove patina from the knife blade. To p...
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 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.
Learn how to make a handle and sheath for your sword. Swords are not toys. They are very dangerous and can cause serious injury or death when used improperly. Extreme caution should be used with these utilities and children should always be supervised by an adult when dealing with power tools and / or swords.
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.
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:
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...
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.
If you know nothing of the balisong, the so-called butterfly knife, then this is probably the first place to start. This video tutorial will show you how to properly open your balisong or butterfly knife. It may seem a little bit intuitive, but seeing it first might help out anyway.
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.
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.
This video tutorial will show you how to draw and return a basic iaido sword correctly, safely and easily. It's a semi-detailed video lesson on proper postures to draw and return the sword 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.
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...
"Using Barker knife and tool settler" to sharpen. If you are unsure of what angle to sharpen, take the knife and slide it along the strop, tilting the knife up until the edge catches. Turn the strop over. start sharpening, tip first. It's a lot easier. Don't use much pressure. Just the pressure of the weight of the blade. Slip the blade back and forth across the strop about 6 times. Knife should be sharp. that's all there is to it.
These four videos will get you on your way to confidently and accurately throw a knife, so people don't laugh at you, if that's what they're doing.
This two-part video tutorial will show you how to perform balisong knife tricks, like the hell bent move, finishing with the FHO aerial trick. So, run out and get yourself a butterfly knife (balisong) and start practicing these tricky tricks. Other tricks shown are the Qigong Kugeln, balls moves, skateboard ollies in-between a diabolo trick, and a stick / pen trick in-between.
Check out this video tutorial to see how to throw a ninja star. You will see how to handle the dangerous ninja stars, like the six-pointed throwing star and the piranha four-pointed throwing star. Take the sharp start the hold it with your forefinger and thumb so that you aren't cutting yourself. Get into the right body position and be prepared to throw the shuriken ninja star.
So, you want to make a sword but don't have the means or money? Nonsense. You can make one at home with the help of everyday tools & materials. In this five-part tutorial, learn how to make your very own homemade sword at home. Materials and tools needed include: Two and half foot piece of weldable steel, adjustable plyers, electrical tape, spray paint (cosmetic - optional), bench grinder, 600B ultra fine sandpaper, 320B sandpaper, 320C sandpaper (this paper is not water resistant), a sanding...
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).