I tried heat treating the garden knife tonight by lantern light

I over-tempered the long blade but got the chisel point how I wanted it. I could tell the difference while sharpening it. I may try re-heat treating the blade again soon. During the day. Things happen so fast. At least this is something I can keep trying untill I get it right. Google+: View post […]

Mini woodsman bucksaw out of a hacksaw blade

Brother is inspecting my latest contraption, a mini bucksaw made out of a coping saw blade. It’s an outdoor woodsman style made with a bit of 550 paracord to tighten it up with a twist-stick. Here you can see the twist stick a little bit better. To tighten it, you simply put a few twists […]