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Old 11-19-2000, 02:53 AM   #1
Octavio
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Cool

Question for everyone,
I want to make a bokken with my own two hands. What tools do I need?

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Octavio Rivas

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Old 11-19-2000, 04:36 AM   #2
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a knife and some wood

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Old 11-19-2000, 06:20 AM   #3
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try http://www.akidofaq.com/making/bokken.html
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Old 11-19-2000, 06:22 AM   #4
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oops,
that would be (hopefully)
http://www.aikidofaq.com/making/bokken.html
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Old 11-20-2000, 10:50 AM   #5
Octavio
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Thanks for the link Colleen. I'll be sure to use a knife and wood Mr. Wizard

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Old 11-26-2000, 10:55 AM   #6
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sarcasm when he was steering you right

Quote:
Octavio wrote:
Thanks for the link Colleen. I'll be sure to use a knife and wood Mr. Wizard
Actually my first boken was made entirely with a knife....a draw knife but still a knife. I still do most of my weapons shaping with my drawknives and various other handtools.

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