Monthly Archives: November 2015

22 11, 2015

Custom utility / chef knife in tamarind.

We finished a custom utility knife / small chef this week. The handle is stabilized tamarind wood w/ dove tailed, lychee wood bolsters. Black liner and copper mosaic pins. 6" 440c blade, 11" overall length. The small utility knives are very handy and could be one of the 3 main knives you keep in the [...]

12 11, 2015

Custom meat cleaver in Texas Oak.

We finished a nice cleaver this morning. Stabilized, Texas Oak handle w/ red, white and blue liner. Brass pins. Heavy duty. 7" blade and 12" overall. We love making custom cleavers w/ Texas materials.  

10 11, 2015

Short book review of Knifemaking with Bob Loveless

A short review of the book Knifemaking with Bob Loveless by Durwood Hollis Review by Travis Weige I think it would be difficult to find a knife maker, knife collector or anyone who is interested in knives (especially custom hunting knives) that hasn't heard of Bob Loveless. If you find a knife maker who hasn't [...]

10 11, 2015

Our first custom oyster shucker.

These things are difficult to build. I actually copied the design from an existing oyster knife and finally, on my 3rd try it came out right. I built this for an old high school pal of mine who wanted to give this knife as a gift to his brother-in-law. It needed to be in Colorado [...]

8 11, 2015

Set of custom paring knives.

We finished up a set of custom paring knives this week here in Central Texas. These will be part of the inventory we sell before the holidays and if you'd like a chance to buy them then follow us on Facebook. We'll post a note when everything goes up for sale on the Weige Knives [...]

5 11, 2015

Custom survival knife complete.

Finished a very custom survival knife for an investigator here in Austin, TX. He brought me a photo of a knife he liked and I built one like it. The curved blade was a challenge. 8" blade in 154cm, 13" overall. Handle is black resin infused aluminum honeycomb (AKA C-Tek) w/ a red liner and [...]

2 11, 2015

Weige Knives in Garden & Gun Special Edition

Check out the latest issue of Garden & Gun on your news stand or grocery store (Central Market, Whole Foods, etc). The Special Collector's Edition on Southern Homes features our knives on page 8. Not sure if it's available everywhere yet, but it will be on stands until Jan. 20th, 2016 so you've got time.