Green Man Knives

Fine, hand-crafted cutting tools for field and forest, kitchen and workshop.

Knife Materials

Ask any knife maker what are the best materials to make a knife from and you will get different answers each time from different craftsmen. There is such a huge array of materials available and this changes with geographic location, ( yes, evan in today's Global Village), and techniques favoured.

I have tried to set out below what I like to use currently to make my knives.

Blade Steels

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Handle Materials

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Other Materials

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