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Tutorials
These are some examples of how Ruben made knives and smoking pipes. Please take a look at them to understand his work.
Making an Olive Wood Smoking Pipe   13. Making an Olive Wood Smoking Pipe
Small tutorial on how I make smoking pipes on my shop.
  Making a Maple Smoking Pipe   14. Making a Maple Smoking Pipe
More in-depth tutorial on how I make my smoking pipes.
Making a Slip Joint Knife   11. Making a Slip Joint Knife
I was making a couple of slipjoints and I thougth of taking some pictures of the process.
  Making a Percheron Folder   12. Making a "Percheron" Folder
Detailed step by step description on how I make my "Percheron" folding knife.
Making Another Folding Knife   9. Making Another Folding Knife
A folding knife part of a fixed blade and folder collaboration with Ariel Salaverria.
  Making My First Balisong   10. Making My First Balisong
My first balisong (butterfly) knife. Diferentially HT'd 5160 and textured and fileworked brass handles.
Making a Sheath for a Criollo Knife   7. Making a Sheath for a Criollo Knife
Detailed step by step description on how to make this type of sheath.
  Making a Persian Kard   8. Making a Persian Kard
This is the finished knife that I've made for David Darom's 3rd book, "100 Custom Knife Related Projects in the Making".
Making a Big Pig Hunter   5. Making a Big Pig Hunter
A big knife in san mai damascus, with mokume guard and sheep horn handles.
  Making an Integral Criollo Knife   6. Making an Integral Criollo Knife
Placing an antelope stag handle on a criollo style knife.
Making a Dress Up Criollo Knife   3. Making a Dress Up Criollo Knife
A traditional criollo knife (and sheath) gets dressed up with engraved sterling silver.
  Making 3 Small Knives with Filework   4. Making 3 Small Knives with Filework
How I make my filework on knives.
Making a Sheath and Sharpening a Knife   1. Making a Sheath and Sharpening a Knife
Some sheath making steps and how I make sure all my knives get really sharp.
  Making a Folding Knife   2. Making a Folding Knife
How a 100% hand made folding knife is made.
 
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