Monthly Archives: December 2015

18 12, 2015

Coffin handled chef knife.

The coffin handle shape on a knife is about as old as it gets. You'll typically find the coffin handle or dog bone shape on Bowie knives and often "Arkansas Toothpicks", which shouldn't be confused as the same thing. Because there are so many people making hunting knives we are often inspired the new and [...]

9 12, 2015

Rehandling chef knives in Austin, TX.

Not sure how many knife makers rehandle / refurbish old chef knives, but we do it here at Weige Knives. We don't make a lot of money doing it, but we like the work. I don't do many of them for myself unless we find really nice Forgecraft, Jackson Eagles, Kabar or maybe pre-1970's Dexters. [...]