How To Make Knife Sheath
Knife, we all know about the thing very well. But here we are going to discuss about the sheath of the knife, how to make it, how it is used, why we need this etc., things. knife is easy to use. Knife are the substances which are used to cut the sharpen or the objects into the pieces but if we don’t have the knife in use we can keep safely in the shell. Shell can give the protection to the knife and also provide the safe to use .if we put the knife in the sheath it became good for the children’s as they were save from their thing.
Instead of purchasing the sheath from the market we have to make our own sheath easily at home. We can give us our personal design and customize it according to our need. We can give our personal design and wear easily on the belt. The handmade sheath can provide is the control over the pattern, material, and quality of the sheath. We can make the sheath of our need and design. We can hang the sheath easily at our body especially at the belt part, as in many rituals it will be hang there. We can easily make this at home with proper planning and perfect tools and designs. Having little knowledge of it can do our work easily.
Here is the method how to make easily sheath at home
To begin the process we have the large space and proper space for the making of this. Make sure that we have the large space and all the items that are necessary to use in the making of the sheath. Having natural or artificial lights more to get the best light and we can prepare our tool very well. After this gather all the material you are going to use in the making of the sheath. The materials that are used in the making are as follow:-
- Graph paper
- Masking tape
- Leather dye
- Waxed thread
- Neat’s-foot oil
- Leather in some quality
After this we have the tools. We have to gather all the essential tools that we are going to need in the making of the sheath. The tools may be:-
- Thin-bladed knife
- Two needles
- Fine sandpaper
- Clean rags
- Spray bottle filled with water
This tool helps you to provide the sheath of the knife. They were easily available tool and with the help of these tools we easily make our sheath of the knife. It’s easy to make the sheath of the knife as if we know the instructions about it fully and properly. Tools provide method to run easy and also it can give us the proper way to use it. It can save our time and also it can have many properties with it. In this, we need many types of the tools and each tool has its own properties.
Take the graph paper. Create you customize sheath on the graph paper and make the dish over it. Use the ruler to locate the centre position of the sheath. Divide the paper into half from top to bottom. This line represents the sheath fold and we can easily find it simple to make. Give position and trace the knife over it. With the help of this we can easily trace our knife size and structure and we can easily make our designs.
Use a pencil to draw the sharp part of the knife and after that draw the other parts of the knife so that we have the perfect idea of our design. After drawing of the full knife structure, cut out the pattern with the sector. Transfer the sheath pattern onto the leather part so that we can easily make our design. Place the pattern onto the leather and secure that part with the masking tape. After that use the pencil to trace the pattern onto the leather part and also cut the pattern with the sharp thin-bladed knife.so that we have the perfect cutting of the figure.
After this create a welted pattern from the original sheath pattern, so that we can easily make the welt part. Place the welt on the leather and secure it with the masking tape. Trace it with the pencil and cut it down with the utility knife. After this punch a hole on the bottom of the sheath, so that the welt fit properly.
After this draw the stitch lines on the belt having the square shape. The stitch line allows us to keep our stitches straight, as it made us comfortable to use. We need the pencil and ruler for this. Rule will help us to draw the horizontal line from the top of the belt and the line from each side. Use the pencil to draw the horizontal line.
Connect the vertical lines with the horizontal lines. After the stitching, mark the stitches with an awl and an overstitch wheel, its beneficial to mark it.it can be done our work very easily and also make our work more comfortable. Puncture the holes with the drill machine, lay the sheath on the piece of wood and start drilling. Puncture each and every single drill individually by inserting the drill machine on it. Rough mark on the attachment site so that we have the idea of attaching the sites.
After these apply glues to the attachment site, the mark will give the idea and after this glue them together to get the proper structure of it. Hand stitches the belt loop onto the sheath. By this, our sheath of the knife is ready to use we can easily make our knife sheath according to our customization. This is the easy method to make the sheath of the knife at home as it doesn’t require more hard work and pressure and little knowledge of the things and proper planning with the right equipment’s can does the sheath part.