Get out those old knives and follow this tutorial to learn how to sharpen old pocket knives and make them look great again. The handy pocket knife has been around for centuries and many different uses. The typical pocket knife features one or more locking blades that range in size from 2” to 6” in length. The blades are most commonly made from steel and handle can be made from a number of different materials and can be customized in many different ways. However, this article was designed specifically to help show the reader how easy it is to restore a pocketknife that has seen better days.
This Do It Yourself project is from Art of Manliness. All of the stuff needed for this project can easily be picked up at any local supply or hardware store. It is presented in such a way that makes it extremely easy to read, understand and to follow. Discover how easy it is to restore that old pocket knife that you found buried in chest up in the attic. The project describes all of the things that you will need to have on hand to get started. It also describes in detail all of the steps it will take from start to finish in order to get the best result. You will find several full color pictures inside that are designed to provide a good visual reference of the project.