Tag: tools

Apr 21, 2020

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

Master blacksmith Yasuhiro Hirakawa is the only traditional scissor maker left in Japan

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Nov 25, 2019

Tick Sticking, a Carpentry Hack (Few People Know)

Tick Sticking, a Carpentry Hack (Few People Know)

The ticking stick was made popular by boat-builders

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Jan 11, 2018

Knife Made of Cable from the Golden Gate Bridge

Knife Made of Cable from the Golden Gate Bridge

The unique knife was made by well-known blacksmith, Don Kemper

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Apr 13, 2017

The Birth of a Dugout Canoe

The Birth of  a Dugout Canoe

Master woodworker Rihards Vidzickis makes a dugout canoe from a single log using traditional hand tools and techniques

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Jan 23, 2017

Just a Wild Orangutan Using a Saw

Just a Wild Orangutan Using a Saw

A wild orangutan shows off her incredible sawing skills and competes with a ‘Spy Orangutan’. Clip is from episode 2 ‘Intelligence‘ of a new 5 part series, “Spy in the Wild”

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Dec 1, 2016

This is What Happens When You Properly Sharpen a Dollar Store Knife

This is What Happens When You Properly Sharpen a Dollar Store Knife

A convincing demonstration on the importance of sharpening your knife

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Oct 8, 2016

Shredding on a Shovel With Three Strings Attached

Shredding on a Shovel With Three Strings Attached

Recording artist Justin Johnson plays some blues on a three-string shovel guitar

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Aug 21, 2016

Cutting Wood with a Paper Table Saw Blade

Cutting Wood with a Paper Table Saw Blade

Most painful. Paper cut. Ever.

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Mar 23, 2016

Guy Makes Bow and Arrow With His Bare Hands

Guy Makes Bow and Arrow With His Bare Hands

He even fashioned himself a quiver!

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Jan 26, 2016

Guy Builds Primitive Cord Drill and Pump Drill with Sticks and Stones

Guy Builds Primitive Cord Drill and Pump Drill with Sticks and Stones

Watch YouTuber Primitive Technology make a cord drill and then upgrade it to a pump drill using sticks, stones and ingenuity

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