101 Ways to Make Knives!
101 Knife Designs by Murray Carter provides an array of knife designs for knifemakers everywhere looking for inspiration for creating their own knives. Each blade design is accompanied by detailed images and supporting text, giving ample reasoning for why these blade designs have managed to endure the test of time and remain popular presently. When new knife designs take into account practical and proven blade patterns, there is a greater change the blade design will endure, and stand the test of use.
In 101 Knife Designs you’ll find:
*Dazzling, full-color knife pictures from renowned photographer Hiro Soga
*Detailed theory of blade design
*101 scaled designs you can utilize to make your own knives
Table of Contents
Terms and Definitions
Knives for Work, Hobbies and Outdoors
Classic Knife Designs
How to Grow Your Pattern Collection
How to Modify a Pattern to Improve It
Specific Features of Blades
How to Use the Patterns
Knife Paterns/Knife Templates
About the Author
Murray Carter is one of the most popular custom knifemakers at the annual BLADE Show. He also regularly conducts wildly popular seminars on shaving with a machete, and is known for standing at his booth sharpening knives while teaching the techniques to interested attendees.