Because sometimes a dinky paring knife just isn’t going to cut it *ba dum tss* this is a video of metalworker and Youtuber Faraway Forge crafting a giant gyutu chef’s knife out of what appears to be an automotive leaf spring. The whole process was pretty satisfying to watch. As
This is a video of Todd Robbins of Kuma Films performing a variety of trick shots with a rope dart, a Chinese martial arts weapons similar to the Japanese kunai on a rope popularized by Scorpion in Mortal Kombat. Get over here! “Finish him.” Fatality. “Toasty!” Haha, that brings back
Note: Just watch the video, if you aren’t impressed by thirty seconds you’re unimpressible. This is a video of the first place sparring routine at the 13th World Wushu Championships in 2015 as choreographed and performed by Xiao Wu and Long Long Shi with an insane empty hand versus spear
In dare to dream news, this is a video of Youtuber The Q custom fabricating some giant saw blades to replace his bike’s wheels so he can ride on a frozen lake. His first design, which was just giant saw blades, actively cut down into the ice, so he welded
This is a graphic created by Carrie Patrick comparing the weights of various swords to common household objects like cans of chili, loaves of bread, boots, and children. Children thankfully not being that common a household object in my home aside, I learned a lot by looking at the chart.
This is a video of a chef proving he knows his way around a knife by quickly turning an English cucumber into a slinky by precisely dicing two sides of it. Granted that doesn’t look like a slinky I’d want to play with down the stairs, but impressive nonetheless. For