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How To Build: The Sensei (Japanese Tanto) Knife Kit by KnifeKits.com

In this video, KnifeKits.com shows how to build an unique Japanese tanto knife kit called the Sensei. The Sensei knife kit used in this demonstration comes with pre-machined Padauk handle scales. The video covers the complete tanto knife kit build from assembly to final sanding and polishing. This unique knife kit will add to any knife enthusiast's collection while also providing hours of fun.

Specifications
Instructor = Steve Andrews

Builder = Kevin Coley
Video Format = HD (High Definition)
Video Run Time = 10:00


Check below for all the materials and tools we used in this video to create your own Sensei knife kit.

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*Sensei - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - Parts Kit

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei (tanto) design as a slashing and stabbing weapon. The blade's…

Model
KK534BL
*Sensei Knife Kit Combo - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - DIY Parts Kit w/Bloodwood

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei (tanto) design as a slashing…

Model
KK534BL-BLOODWD-K
*Sensei Knife Kit Combo - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - DIY Parts Kit w/Curly Maple

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei (tanto)…

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KK534BL-CRLYMAPL-K
*Sensei Knife Kit Combo - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - DIY Parts Kit w/Padauk

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei…

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KK534BL-PADAUK-K
*Sensei Knife Kit Combo - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - DIY Parts Kit w/Walnut

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei (tanto)…

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KK534BL-WALNUT-K
*Sensei Knife Kit Combo - Japanese Style Fixed Blade - DIY Parts Kit w/Zebrawood

Japanese Samurai first used the Sensei…

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KK534BL-ZBRAWD-K
Devcon - Epoxy - 2 Ton (1oz)

Devcon™ is the knife maker's choice in 2-part epoxy! It's a fast drying chemical adhesive that will create…

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EPOX
Hammer - Ball Peen - Fiberglass Handle -  (12oz)

When it comes to mounting bolsters with pins, there is no better tool than a ball…

Model
HAMMER-BP-FH-12
Pinstock - Round - (.187 x 6) - Stainless

This is (.187" x 6") 416 Stainless Steel pin stock. It is used for attaching handles, guards, bolsters and other…

Model
R316SS-6
Pro Sanding Belt Cleaner - Natural Rubber

These are the best for removing built-up material from your belts. With a few passes,…

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BC815
Sander/Grinder - 1 x 42 - Kalamazoo (1SM)

The Kalamazoo 1-SM 1 x 42 inch grinder is the perfect choice for pro level kit…

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SMKG
Sensei - Handle Scales - Wood - Bloodwood

These are pre-machined Bloodwood handle scales for our Sensei knife kit. Pre-machined handle scales will greatly…

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KCD-KK534BL-H-BLOODWD
Sensei - Handle Scales - Wood - Curly Maple

These are pre-machined Curly Maple handle scales for our Sensei knife kit. Pre-machined handle scales will greatly…

Model
KCD-KK534BL-H-CRLYMAPL
Sensei - Handle Scales - Wood - Padauk

These are pre-machined Padauk handle scales for our Sensei knife kit. Pre-machined handle scales will greatly…

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KCD-KK534BL-H-PADAUK
Sensei - Handle Scales - Wood - Walnut

These are pre-machined Walnut handle scales for our Sensei knife kit. Pre-machined handle scales will greatly…

Model
KCD-KK534BL-H-WALNUT
Sensei - Handle Scales - Wood - Zebrawood

These are pre-machined Zebrawood handle scales for our Sensei knife kit. Pre-machined handle scales will greatly…

Model
KCD-KK534BL-H-ZBRAWD
Thermoform Item Masking Tape - 3M Brand - (2in x 60yd)

This is 3M brand thermoform item masking tape. When creating a sheath or holster, it is always…

Model
TIM23902M3
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