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How to Sharpen a Knife with a Coffee Mug

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When you’re done with that cup of coffee, just flip it over and sharpen a knife in a couple of seconds.

No one likes a dull knife, and yet they seem to appear during the worst times, like when you’re skinning a deer. If you’re out at deer camp and forgot a sharpening tool or wet stone, no problem. This trick has got you covered.

Time to flip over a coffee mug and sharpen a knife in less than a minute.

Who knew that trick? There’s really nothing like having a sharp knife on your side.

Speaking of sharp knives, deer season will be here before you know it and now is the time to pick up a new blade to skin your big buck this season. One of the most reliable and well designed blades for hunters are made by Knives of Alaska. For thin skinned game like whitetails, the Light Hunter Combo set is everything you need to process a deer both in the field and back at camp.

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Knives of Alaska

As with most of the knives from this tremendous company, you choose what type of handle/grip you’d like on your knife, to ensure comfort and safety while in use. This combo set is perfect from field dressing to boning out and removing silver skin from backstraps when you’re trimming.

Equipped with a custom leather sheath, this lightweight duo is all that you need to bring with you to deer camp and I can guarantee you won’t need to sharpen them on a coffee mug daily, these things are razor sharp!

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How to Sharpen a Knife with a Coffee Mug