Written by whittling professional, Chris Lubkemann, the Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book ($11) provides you 43 different whittling projects for your downtime. All you need is some small pieces of wood and a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife. Besides the 43 projects and the step by step instructions, the book teaches you how to choose the best wood, how to sharpen your blade and tips on how to safely control your knife. Make sure you read this last section carefully. Trust me I speak from experience. If you don’t have a Swiss Army Knife check out our Best Swiss Army Knives buying guide. The $11 price is for the pocket-sized gift edition. We’ll be definitely adding this book to our Best Men’s Stocking Stuffers guide.
To get into the spirit of this book think Mythbusters on the Discovery channel and Smash Lab. Theo Gray is a columnist for the Popular Scientist, and he demonstrates the fundamental principles of science through a host of daredevil and downright wacky experiments that will have you saying Holy S**t out loud! Bear witness to ...[Read More]