Traditional Woodworking Hand Tools, Handmade Draw Knives. British Columbia, Canada.
Log peeling draw knives
Log home building draw knives
Carving draw knives
Wood working draw knives
Timber framing draw knives
Custom draw knives with weight to work with. .
Hand built to last. Full tang drawknives cut from one piece of steel. Custom to order, hand made, hand forged and differentially temper to hold a superb edge using high carbon lumber mill head sawblade and leaf spring steel.
Time and effort is involved processing these steels but it is well worth it. Hand carved fruitwood handles are fit for comfort. You can request the handles to be wrapped with a bit of leather for extra grip.
Our draw knives carry a lifetime guarantee.
Use your legs and your body weight for greater drawing power. Angled handle, curved blade, weight of the steel.
Custom to order with a lifetime guarantee on craftsmanship and materials.
Carbon saw blade and spring steel, 3/16 to 1/2 inch thick. The knives are full tang and cut from one piece of steel. The blades and tangs are hardened and differentially tempered, blending tempers for toughness and strength. Angles are forged into the blades and tangs for strength and toughness.
We also forge adze, slicks and chisels from spring steel, 5160 and head sawblade. Tough, high carbon steel for drawknives, adze, chisels and slicks.
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Smaller HD draw knives for a bushcraft kit, carving furniture construction, peeling logs. The edge and slow curves in the blade and handles are hand forged in. This one from 1/2 inch spring steel.
The blade is 2 1/2” wide. Its bevel is down. It has 3 1/2” full tang handles with apple wood scales.
Custom draw knives for log home builders, log furniture makers, wood workers, wood carvers and bushcrafters who need the best heavy duty draw knife that peel and shape logs and timbers. They will keep their razor edge through the toughest knots.
The handles are 4 inches long to start. Handle scale wood of your choice from our stock. We’ve apple, walnut, yew, cherry, butternut, red mahogany and antler. You can request the angle you want your handles. The draw knives include handmade leather blade sheaths and we’ll wrap a bit of leather on your handles if you wish.
When you order an edge 7 inches and over we’ll add 1 inch of extra length to the handles at no charge (5 inch long handles)
Tell us what you need and we will build it. Custom made, handmade and hand forged. Contact us.
¼ inch thick,
4 inches of edge,
4 inch handles, $350. Each additional inch costs, $135.
Larger 1/2 thick drawknives
½ inch thick,
4 inches of edge,
4 inch handles, $385. Each additional inch costs, $175.
They come with a handmade 8 oz leather sheath built with saddle rivets and 8 oz leather. Your tool is delivered razor sharp and you may ship it back to us to be re-sharpened. You pay return shipping. The sharpening is free of charge.