The knife can be manufactured by cutting individual parts from the sheet of plywood medium thickness. For this paper make stencils of parts of a knife: one piece for the blade and two parts to the handle. Then attach the stencil to the plywood, draw and cut parts of a knife. For fastenings make small holes at the beginning of the blade and from both ends of the arm parts. All parts are held together with metal pins or all kinds of materials.
Another option is making a knife out of wood – knife-balisong from wooden Popsicle sticks. Balisong – a knife-a butterflyknife with a blade that is hidden in folded position in the handle, formed by two longitudinal halves. When opening these halves revolves 180° in the opposite direction of the blade exposing the blade and forming the handle.
You will need 4 thin Popsicle sticks, 1 Popsicle stick, a few wooden toothpicks to connect the parts. First of all make a drawing of the knife. Next on the drawing, cut the unnecessary parts of Popsicle sticks.
Then drill in the appropriate locations on the finished parts of the knife holes of approximately 2mm is a hole for mounting arm, coupling it with a blade and latch. Then assemble the knife using toothpicks.
They should loosely be included in the hole, because then you will be strengthened with glue. Stick a small Popsicle stick to the toothpick. This knife blade, it should slide easily. Next, connect all the parts and seal the toothpicks. The knife is ready, you can proceed to the games.
However, this is not the only option. You can meet wooden knife, knives from a special type of plastic, ceramic knives. However, this does not apply to knives of wood or plastic. Meanwhile, you can purchase this knife from a strong enough wood or a special plastic.
Advice 2 : How to make a knife from wood
Knives are different: cooking hunting... And there are knives of wood. Remember, in my childhood we played like that? Here today for role-playing games of knights and heroes, the boys needed an Arsenal of bladed weapons. And of course, the safest way is to make swords, knives, swords and spears from wood. However, our fussy offspring require detailed similarities of these guns with their ancient originals.
To make a wooden knife can anyone who knows how to hold a knife ordinary. For the manufacture of beautiful and durable wooden products you will need solid wood: basswood, cherry, ash. Make a sketch of the future of the knife. Calculate the length of its blade, hilt and crossguard, cross-members separating the blade and the handle. Take a bar of the desired length (blade length) and a circular saw cut from it a blank for the blade.
Give the blank form manually. This can be done with a utility knife or a knife with an oblique blade for wood carving. Polish the blade with emery cloth.
In the center of the blunt end of the blade, where it will join the handle, drill a hole for the pin. From a plate the desired size saw a Garda on the sketch. Follow hole in it for mounting. Put the guard on the blade.
The knife handle can be cut from any tree. Round better counterbore on a lathe. You can make a flat handle to make it easier to hold the knife. It all depends on your choice. In the Central part of the handle, drill a hole for the pin is the same diameter as the hole in the knife blade.
Assemble the knife with glue and pin. Wait until the glue dries. Sand the finished thing. Varnish the blade, the handle is decorate with a pattern, monogram or applique of leather. Sew a leather cover for a knife. Of course, this method of manufacture of knife quite time consuming and long. But it is almost real.