In this video, knife maker Walter Sorrells shows the making of a small woodcarving knife…using no power tools at all. This is a project suitable for someone with even the most simply equipped shop. Whether you’re a wood worker looking to make yourself some specialized tools or someone interested in getting started with knifemaking, there’s plenty in this video for you.
Here are some other videos that show similar projects involving very simple heat treating processes.
Making a carpenter’s marking knife: https://youtu.be/C5BSr2Lx8qY
Machete (no power tools): https://youtu.be/NUS1ExIo8p8
Web site: http://www.waltersorrellsblades.com