Fine Handmade Knives

Welcome to Appleby Custom Knives.  My name is Bob Appleby, I am a self taught, part-time knife maker. I started out forging ornamental iron work.  I forged my first knife in 1995 from a railraod spike and have been making knives ever since.

I make fixed blade knives by stock removal in a wide variety of classic, period and modern patterns and use a wide variety of handle materials both natural and synthetic. I also make my oun leather and Kydex sheaths.

I use no prefabricated material, all phases of production and construction are preformed by me including heat treatment.

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