Shop made draw knife (small)

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Today I finished one of my latest projects; a small draw knife. The (O1) steel part is made from a leftover from my chisel project. Its heat treated by a professional heat treatment company. The handles are made from padouk wood with brass ferrules. The rough the outer dimensions are 10” (260mm) by 3” (75mm). Its very, very sharp (don’t ask how I know this ;-)) and works well. It was a very nice project!


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#1 posted 616 days ago

Nice looking homemade tool. Looks like something you will get many years of good use out of. Nice work

-- - Still a new guy to the craft, but always striving to learn more

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#2 posted 616 days ago

Wow, that’s amazing. I’ve never even thought about making a drawknife before.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#3 posted 615 days ago

I love handmade tools. This is GREAT !!!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#4 posted 615 days ago

Did you have it Heat Treated after bending and sharpening it ? The handles look great : )

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#5 posted 615 days ago

Wow cool ,nice work.

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#6 posted 615 days ago

very nice

-- Joel

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#7 posted 615 days ago

Very nice work. I love handmade tools. It looks like a fantastic user and a show piece.

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#8 posted 615 days ago

very nice work :-)


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#9 posted 615 days ago

Neat. I like it.

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#10 posted 614 days ago

First hand made draw knife I’ve ever seen, and what a beauty! It’s gorgeous. Well done.

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#11 posted 613 days ago


-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#12 posted 349 days ago

This draw knife is now for sale!

Pleasee check out my blog for more tools:

Paring chisels, draw knives, timber framing chisels and other custom tools!


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