Three new cherry wood knife handles are starting to take shape! House made Cherry scales with Sterling Silver pins on a 1075 High Carbon Steel blade. Each of these knives is based on the classic European general purpose chef's knife.
I just delivered this European chef's knife to a customer in the Washington, D.C. area. It is hand-forged from 1075 high-carbon steel, with a cherry handle and two pins - a square wooden peg, and a sterling silver pin. The process was painstaking. I began with a 1075 high-carbon blank. This was forged and … Continue reading European Chef’s Knife
A new kukri blank for a massive kukri. A perfect size for light pillaging or moderate yard work.
Next I'll finish sanding the handle, add a coat of polish to the handle, clean up the blade, and then move to sharpening!
The next step will be to cut the pin down and shape the handle.
Eventually this knife will have a Cherry wood handle with a diamond shaped Wenge wood pin.
Traditional, hand-forged hooks
A heavy, high-carbon knife with a thick spine
A letter opener with a twist