DIY Video Lesson
Sheath/Holster Making
DIY Video - How to Make a 2-Piece Knife Sheath w/ Custom Belt Loop using KYDEX­®

In this video, Holstersmith.com shows how to make a 2-piece sheath and a custom KYDEX® belt loop. The knife sheath in this demonstration video was made with a London Tan Raptor HOLSTEX® thermoform sheet and a black KYDEX® belt loop. The video covers the complete knife sheath build from molding to belt loop customization. This knife sheath design will provide hours of fun and knife sheath making experience.

Specifications
Builder = Robbie Feltman
Instructor = Steve Andrews
Video Format = HD (High Definition)
Video Run Time = 29:40


Check below for all the materials and tools that we used in this video to customize your own 2-piece sheath and belt loop.
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*Sheath/Holster Molding Press - Bench Model - (8 x 12)

The CKK sheath molding press is the industry standard in thermoplastic forming presses. Built from rugged 1/4"…

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KKSMP-12
8-32 - PHILLIPS - Oval Head - (.500 x .300) - (1ea)

These are black oxide coated stainless steel oval head screws with Phillips drive. These are commonly used for…

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AV-832OHP-BK-500-1
Abrasive Wheel - Flap Wheel - 800 Grit - (6 x .500)

These are non-woven abrasive flap wheels. They are especially capable for polishing…

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AW-FW-800-6-1
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Die Guide - Journeyman Series

CKK Original Design
Journeyman Series 
Eyelet/Rivet Flaring Die Guide This is the stainless steel guide designed to…

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KYRDJS-DG
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Dies - Journeyman Series - #8 - (1/4)

CKK Original Design
Journeyman Series  #8 ( 1/4")
Rivet Flaring Die Set Our #8 Journeyman Series Rivet/Eyelet flaring die…

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KYRDJS-8
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Dies - Master Series - #8 - (1/4)

CKK Original Design
Master Series #8 ( 1/4")
Rivet Flaring Die Set Our #8 Master Series Rivet/Eyelet…

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KYRD-88
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Press - Master Series - (For Sheath/Holster Making)

The CKK Original Design
Master Series Sheath/Holster
Rivet Flaring Press Own the Original!…

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KYRD-PRS
Diez Design - Belt Loop Forming Jig

This belt loop jig is designed…

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DK-BFJ-1
Eyelets - #8-8 (1/4) - Black Finish - (for .080 KYDEX®/HOLSTEX®) - 100 Pack

Flaring Eyelets
#8-8
(Tactical Black Finish)

These are the industry standard 1/4" inch diameter…

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KYSR8-100
Finishing Washers - #8 - Countersunk - (Black Oxide)

Countersunk Finishing Washers

These are finishing washers that are designed to work with tapered screws, such as…

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AV-FW-08-BLK-1
Hand Setter Kit - (#8) - (for 1/4 eyelets/rivets)

This set is designed to hand flare the #8 style 1/4" sheath or holster eyelet/rivet by light…

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HRSK8
Holster Attachment & Retention Washer - Black EPDM - (.500 x .180 x .125) - (1ea)

These are black EPDM rubber silencing washers that are commonly used with TLMAB mounting posts, chicago screws,…

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W-EPDM-500180125-1
HOLSTEX® - DIY Thermoform Sheet  - Carbon Fiber/Tactical - (Armor Black) - (.080)

HOLSTEX® is the latest breakthrough in DIY Thermoform Sheet material. It is designed exclusively for small to…

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HLX-SHE08-CFTAC-BLK
HOLSTEX® - DIY Thermoform Sheet  - Raptor/Tactical - (Armor Black) - (.080)

HOLSTEX® is the latest breakthrough in DIY Thermoform Sheet material. It is designed exclusively for small to…

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HLX-SHE08-RAPTOR-BLK
HOLSTEX® - DIY Thermoform Sheet  - Raptor/Tactical - (Brown) - (.080)

HOLSTEX® is the latest breakthrough in DIY Thermoform Sheet material. It is designed exclusively for small to…

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HLX-SHE08-RAPTOR-BRWN
HOLSTEX® - DIY Thermoform Sheet  - Raptor/Tactical - (London Tan) - (.080)

HOLSTEX® is the latest breakthrough in DIY Thermoform Sheet material. It is designed exclusively for small to…

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HLX-SHE08-RAPTOR-LT
Infrared Thermometer - Digital Laser - Pro Line - (Thermoform Molding)

The key to professional thermoforming results is proper temperature control. With our professional line infrared digital…

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ITG-PL1
KYDEX® Drill - (for eyelet holes) - (#8)

Used by professional KYDEX®, HOLSTEX® and BOLTARON® knife sheath and gun holster makers, these specially designed, patented…

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KYDRL8
KYDEX® Sheet - Battleship Gray - (.080)

KYDEX® Sheet
Battleship Gray - (.080) This product is cell/smooth…

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AV-KYSHE-BTLSHP-08
KYDEX® Sheet - Infantry Green - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish, .080 gauge KYDEX®. It is thermoform sheeting in Infantry Green, a…

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AV-KYSHIG08
KYDEX® Sheet - POLICE Blue - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish, .080 gauge KYDEX®. It is thermoform sheeting in POLICE Blue, a specially…

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KYSHBLU08
KYDEX® Sheet - Tactical Black - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish .080 gauge Kydex®. It is thermoform sheeting in Black. This is the…

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KYSHE08
Sander/Grinder - 1 x 42 - Kalamazoo (1SM)

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

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SMKG
Slotted Post - Stainless Steel - Black Zinc Coated - (1/4 in) - 10 Pack

Slotted Post - Stainless Steel - Black Zinc Coated - (1/4 in)
(.20" x .250" x…

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AV-SP-250-SSBK-10
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 wise…

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TIM23902M3
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