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Project by heldercruz100 posted 11-20-2018 12:48 AM 881 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My girlfriend’s brother has been jealous of a real karambit I forged to her….. Unfortatunately hes only 10 but because Christmas is coming and his birthday os December 20th I decided to make him a wood karambit. I used pine which wasnt the best choice but for now it holds.


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-- Helder Cruz





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 11-20-2018 12:56 AM

That turned out real nice. I had to find out what it was. Here is what Wikipedia says :Southeast Asian curved knife resembling a claw.

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 11-20-2018 02:47 AM

Very nicely made.

Even a pine one could do some real damage from the looks of it.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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scribble

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#3 posted 11-20-2018 02:28 PM

Looks nice but lets see the one you forged for the GF

-- If you can't read it Scribble wrote it!! “Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.”

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ohwoodeye

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#4 posted 11-20-2018 02:39 PM

This should go over well when he takes it to school for “show and tell”

A little too young to receive this in my opinion….......good luck.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's "opinion" on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#5 posted 11-20-2018 02:45 PM

Sweet, and thanks for video

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#6 posted 11-20-2018 04:26 PM


This should go over well when he takes it to school for “show and tell”

A little too young to receive this in my opinion….......good luck.

- ohwoodeye

I doubt they have all the BS in Portugal…

I’ve carried a pocket knife since about 2nd grade… is that too young? I never threatened anyone with it either.
I carried my target rifle to school on the bus and put it in my locker for rifle club in high school. Never had a moment’s trouble.

It’s not the rifle or the knife that’s the problem.

-- Jim, Georgia, USA

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#7 posted 11-20-2018 05:36 PM

I’m guessing someone plays CS:GO

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doubleDD

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#8 posted 11-21-2018 12:55 AM

That’s a cool knife. Nice work.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#9 posted 11-24-2018 08:41 PM

Congrats on your DT3. I made one for my son a couple of years ago out of hickory and added some paint to try and make it look real by adding handles/grips. Even though it’s wood, it’s dangerous so I made a display box for him to hang it on his wall.

-- John D, OP, KS

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#10 posted 11-27-2018 08:41 PM



Congrats on your DT3. I made one for my son a couple of years ago out of hickory and added some paint to try and make it look real by adding handles/grips. Even though it s wood, it s dangerous so I made a display box for him to hang it on his wall.

- awsum55

nice one, that looks so real, and its probably sharp as well

-- Helder Cruz

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#11 posted 11-28-2018 08:17 PM

Not into the martial arts but that is unusual.
Times have changed and not for the better. I did a fishing demo for a daycare. I asked about doing one for archery but I was told the state doesn’t allow weapons in schools. North Carolina schools can’t even have dummy firearms for Hunter Education class. Instructors use a one inch dowel with one end painted orange.

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