Here's this weekends fun. I've had walking pneumonia for the past few weeks and it's really slowed me down. Finally getting over the crud.
From right to left; The first is a cable handled integral Bowie forged from about 18" of 7/8" cable. The blade is 9 1/4" long (14 1/4").
The second blade was forged from 1095 with bronze guard and pommel. It has a stag handle with a redwood spacer.
The horseshoe heart has a cross made from a single cable bundle.
Rule #10; "I can make that" translates to; "I'm to cheap to buy it new."