DIY Video: How to Make an 1-Piece Sheath w/Christian Green
DIY Video Lesson
Making a Fold-over "Taco" Sheath - Basic Design & Construction
w/Christian Green (GreenForce Tactical)
In this video, Christian Green of http://www.GreenForceTactical.com offers a wealth of sheath making secrets - and shows us his personal method for designing and forming a basic 1-piece (taco-style) knife sheath. Watch Christian as he demonstrates the steps necessary to layout and construct a thermoform scabbard for a modern fixed blade knife. Included in this presentation are segments on material layout, knife prep, scoring-and-breaking, toaster oven material heating, press-forming, eyelet installation (including flaring), profiling, trimming and edge sanding.
This is a great video for beginners to intermediate holster makers who want to learn the basic procedures of professional thermoform sheath making.
Instructor = Christian Green
Video Format = HD (High Definition)
Video Run Time = 19:33
Check below for all the materials and tools we used in this video to customize your own taco-style knife sheath.