How to make a knife makers vice.I prefer to clamp a scrap into my vise, then clamp the blade to the with an Irwin one-handed bar clamp. This makes it easy to flip the blade over quickly. It also helps to place a rag between the and the bla
There’s a big difference between running your knife along a sharpening stone and actually sharpening it. Here’s how much pressure a Master Bladesmith recommends you need when you’re sharpening a knife with a whetstone.