There are plenty of reasons to own a penknife. Whether yours was gifted from your father during a childhood camping trip, or you bought a modern design for your every day carry, a penknife is a lifelong tool. This in-depth book gives you 50 things to do with your blade, accompanied by step-by-step illustrations that'll help you complete the projects. Catering to all skill levels, the book guides you as you create a pencil holder, slingshot, whistle, bookmark, and even elaborate carvings like a horse's head and a whale. Full of essential survival skills, this book and your knife can be passed down for generations.
A good knife will serve you well for decades, but even the best ones — like Opinel's terrific pocket knives — need a tune-up every now and again. But with one of these, you can keep any blade as sharp as the day you bought it.
The stone is sourced from Lombardi, Italy, where the quarries have been famous for producing the world's most effective sharpening gear ever since the 15th century thanks to a perfectly uniform blend of quartz and carbonates.
Why do they call a tray like this a "catch-all"? Because it'll do just that - catch just about anything you throw at it, from keys to wallet to lucky penny. Made from rugged, handsome bridge leather, with copper rivets at the corners to help it hold its shape, this tray will serve as a daily landing pad for your everyday carry. Get ready to never lose track of your keys again.