Easy Project This Handy Knife Block Keeps Your Knives Organized Sharp And At Hand
Easy project this handy knife block keeps your knives organized sharp and at hand is article about Magazine bookmarked by lee with ID 12082490879 was uploaded on 19-03-2019 and has been viewed 215,823 times.
Maple Knife Block Illustration by James Provost My wife and I both enjoy home cooked meals and have acquired all manner of utensils to help us in the kitchen.At the heart of every kitchen is a collection of knives, and if like me, you prefer the heft and balance of a fine kitchen knife, you'll also want to protect your investment by keeping your collection in a custom made knife block.
I still use the same professional Henckel knives that I bought more than 20 years ago, but the knife block has seen better days.When I recently picked up a new DMT ceramic hone (see sidebar) and found it would not fit in the slot the old sharpening steel had occupied, I decided that a new knife block was in order.
The spacing I've used for the knife slots will accommodate a common range of knives.If you are building your block for a specific set of knives, adjust the placement of the grooves to suit the knives you have.
If you are unsure of the spacing, experiment using some styrofoam to be sure that there is adequate clearance around the handles.This is an easy project, consisting of a couple of...