Weekend Project: Turn $5 Machete Into Bushcraft Knives

Got an old machete lying around and want to practice grinding a knife? BackyardBowyer shows how in this six minute video. If you’ve got the equipment and a weekend, seems like a great way to practice on cheap steel.

Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.

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