Five knives, a fork, a spatula and a sharpening steel. Made from handforged steel we have recovered from the local lumber mills here in central British Columbia. L6, 15N20 and A8 steels. Hardened and differentially tempered for toughness and strength according to each tool's tasks.
Custom, Hand forged Knife and Tool Sets
Custom Bushcraft, Wood carving, Camp, Kitchen and Woodworking Sets
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A boning knife with muscle. Handforged from L6 steel, 4mm spine, 7" long blade with a hollow ground tang for balance. Black walnut
Paring knife. 3 1/2" full tang blade with a 1/16" spine is made from lumber mill bandsaw blade, 15N20. It keeps a very sharp edge.
The long 4 1/2" handle has walnut scales, a brass guard, antler and copper inserts.
A tough handforged high carbon steel, 8" full tang chef knife. With a 3/16" spine, a 4 1/2" fat handle. Black walnut scales held with threaded brass pins, a moose antler insert and a copper insert.
We conditioned and put new handles on these three antique tools.
The butcher knife made by Sears and Son, "Not to be equalled" etched into the blade, we reconditioned the blade and put on new walnut scales.
The fork made by Henkel we put a new apple wood handle.
The spatula, made by Sheffield we fitted with new crab apple wood scales.
We guarantee your complete satisfaction with the materials and workmanship on all our tools and knives. All our knives can be sent to us to be sharpened. The sharpening is on us.
A wide and long apple wood handle holds a piece of hand forged and heat treated 4' chipper blade, A8 steel. Very tough..
The blade is 16" long, 3/4" thick.
The black walnut, apple woods and antler are from local sources as is the brass and copper we've used as guard and insert material.
Bushcraft Set / Hunting camp Set
Aki and I make each knife and tool a unique piece. Hand forged, hardened and differentially tempered. Very tough and strong. Our blades come from recovered high carbon lumber mill saw blades . Quality
Edges that will last. All the knives and tools hold exceptional edges.
We have a wide selection of different woodworking and wood carving knives and tools. The quality, strength and toughness we build into them makes them last generations.
From a full set of log home builder's, timberframer's or carver's hand tools to a small set of crooked knives specifically for masks and spoons or an adze and hook knife for carvng bowls.
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The pictures on this page are of a few suggested knife sets..
From our site, put together a combination of tools and knives that work for you. From a couple of knives to a dozen tools.
Choose from a selection of wood, antler and steel. blade size and style from our site.
We build our knives and tools from the finest, recovered high carbon steel. All our products are handmade. Our leather sheaths are hand built and handstitched.
Any of our knives and tools can be made to your specifications. We offer different handle sizes, blade lengths, thicknesses and widths. It is your choice.
We offer strong custom handmade hook/ crooked or bent knives with recovered high carbon lumber mill bandsaw and circular blades. We handforge L6 for our large and medium size blades and 15n20 for our medium and small blades. These crooked knife blades are very tough, have a high tensile strength and hold a strong edge.
Our adze are designed as efficient stock removal woodcarving and woodworking timber tools. For sculpting organic shapes. A carving adze for bowls, masks, totem poles, dug-out canoes, large or small wood or ice sculpture and hewing timbers and logs. We'll make the adze you need.
A great bushcraft tool.
Our shop is powered by the sun and has been since 1998. Please refer to this post by clicking on this link, Our solar power system
Please visit our first page of woodworking tools.
We make hand forged custom slicks and skews for log home building, timberframing, sculpting, woodcarving, and boatbuilding, shipwrights. If you want a certain kind of slick, with a certain weight and a particular edge we will make it with a lifetime guarantee.
Time and effort is involved in the process building draw knives but it is well worth it. We harden and differentially temper high carbon steel to hold a superb edge. Hand carved fruitwood handles are fit for comfort. You can request the handles to be wrapped in leather.
Our focus is on the edge, balance, comfort and functional design. Each timber framing chisel is unique and what we consider working art.
The balance of function and beauty, the two enhance, not detract from each other.
We spend the time choosing and processing the finest materials. Natural, local and recovered. We live in the bush on the edge of the Chilcotin plateau.
These are solid tools built in traditional and sustainable ways.
Put together your hunting, camp or bushcraft set from our site. We will build it, customize it to you and match it. If you don't see the knife or tool you need e-mail us and we will see what we can do.
We make all our edge tools and knives using solar power and traditional methods. We build everything to last generations. We only use quality steel we recover. All our blades are hardened and differentially tempered by us.
The sheaths are custom made and handstitched. Each is one of a kind.
We live off the grid, isolated on the edge of the Chilcotin Plateau in the boreal forest of B.C.. We use the tools we make.
Tried, true and tested. All Cariboo Blades knives carry a lifetime guarantee.