Forcing a Knife Patina

Forcing a Knife Patina

A high carbon blade can rust if you don’t take care of it.  The best way to help protect it, in my opinion, is to force a patina.  I’m going to show you how to do it and you won’t need to look any further than your pantry or fridge.  The finish will depend on […]

Time to Play With Kydex

By now most of us know what Kydex is.  It has great attributes for the barer of the knife to be sure but it also allows knife makers to spend more time making knives and less time stitching leather.  However, I’ve found that there are some learning curves to figure out.  I won’t go into all […]

Knife Making Tips

If you haven’t tried to make a knife yet, I would like to strongly encourage you to do so.  It’s an awesome weekend project, or if you’re into fine details, you can take as much time as you like.  I happen to have a knife blank from a file that I never finished in the […]

Pimp Yo Shades Part 2

If you haven’t seen Part 1, Check it out HERE…  Ok, now that we’re up to speed, I have the next and final step for this particular pair of shades.  I found stencils from, and once I saw them I HAD to add some flair to my already pimped out shades.  I got the […]

Pimp Yo Shades

These sunglasses from Oakley seem to call my name.  They look as if they were designed by some apocalyptic desert hero.  Maybe that’s a stretch, but you have to agree that they’re pretty dope.  Here’s my issue, and it’s not Oakley’s fault; a pair of Oakley’s are not in the budget for me right now.  So here comes […]