Why would I tailor a machete to suit my needs?

Tailor the Machete to Your Needs! This is the fun bit! Saving a lot of money refining the machete to your needs is not the only benefit. If you can tailor the tool, you can maintain the tool. If you are capable of tuning the machete, you will likely use it and have learned some […]

Have you got any more information on using machetes as card scrapers?

Have you got any more information on using machetes as card scrapers? • Scraping up very fluffy tinder from dry wood and bark with the machetes primary edge works very well however you dull the edge very quickly. Alternatively you can put a card scraper edge on the back. It does exactly the same job […]

Why would I need to round off the spine near the tip?

Well you do not need to do this. It’s just another modification that can be done do to setup a machete to suit a task. Machete’s can be set up as makeshift draw knives. By making the spine a little safer to hold you can get a two handed grip on the blade and handle, […]