Introduction: Knife Making-Tanto Knife
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Step 1: Shape
first you need to draw and cut the shape of the knife
Step 2: Finish the Profile of the Knife
finish the profile of the knife with a grinder to make everything clean
Step 3: Bevel
grind the bevel with a sanding belt machine
Step 4: Pre-sanding
make the blade nice and clean before the eat treat
Step 5: Hole
drill holl in the blade for the handle
Step 6: Heat Treat
heat the blade until it's non magnetic and then get it in oil for about 15 seconde. After put the blade in the oven to temperate it
Step 7: Final Sanding\polish
Final sanding with different grid sand paper.
Step 8: Handle
draw and cut the shape of the handle and then drill hole the same place as on the blade.
Step 9: Glue
glue everything in place with epoxy and pin
Step 10: Final Shaping
shape the handle until you like the shape of it
Step 11: Last Step
sharpen the blade and oil the handle