Tim and Erica Lambkin
Voting Member of The Knifemakers' Guild
When it comes to knives you
really want to say:
IS AMERICAN MADE!!!!!!!!!
Member of The Professional Knifemakers Association
BORN AND BRED IN THE U. S.
A PROUD TEXAS MEMBER
MEMBER OF THE TEXAS KNIFEMAKERS' GUILD
LONE STAR KNIFEMAKER
FOLLOW ME ON FACEBOOK!!!
Click on the link below! You can Follow me at facebook.com/chops.knives!
Alright here's a beauty up on the block! Gorgeous Mammoth Tooth in shades of purple! Paired up with forged Titanium bolsters flame anodized to match! Dovetailed of course! Fully fileworked inside and out - the filework is continuous from the tip of the blade all the way around and back on the blade! Liners are jeweled and scalloped then anodized to match. Purple Amythyst in the Ti thumbstud - also anodized! For the blade I used Chad Nichols Stainless Damascus and she's got some stunning patterns! She's got a wonderful walk and talk to her as well! 4" closed 2 3/4" CE
A real Gem! Offering her for $1,350 and will come with COA's.
Please contact if interested for better pics at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alright for your consideration we have a Stellar Handmade Gentlemans Lockback Folder - made by my hands! I used some Gorgeous Mammoth Tooth and paired it up with some Stunning Timascus Bolsters - Flame Anodized!! Lots of Titanium and Lots of Filework - Inside and Out!! At only 4.1 Oz. She's a Pocket Rocket! The Filework pattern is unbroken from the Tip of the Blade all the way around, up the inside and back onto the Blade!! CPM 154 Blade High Mirror Polished with a Cryo Treat and Tested to 60HRC So She'll Hold a Great Edge! Jeweled Liners/Lockbar and Dovetailed Bolsters. Silky Smooth feel in Hand and Smooth as Silk Action!! 2 5/8" CE and 6 7/8" Open and 4" Closed.
***************$1150 shipped with insurance***************
Here's a great hunting knife or an everyday carry, made by me! She has some beautiful patterns in the Alabama Damascus and I love the blade shape on this knife! The handles are Stabilized Amboyna Burlwood paired up with some Beautiful stabilized Elk Horn. My version of jimping on the spine and mosaic pins to make her POP! Cryo'd so she'll hold a great edge! Measures 7 9/16" overall with a 3 5/8" Cutting edge. Comes with one of Erica's Custom sheaths and a COA.
Here's a Great EDC/ Caping Knife up on the block! Some really rich looking Mammoth Tusk highlights this Gem! Superior edge holding CPM 154 polished to a high mirror finish! Cryo'd and tested to 60HRC! I hammered out some killer guards for her from Nickel Silver and did some detailed full length filework and mosaic pins to make her POP! Erica is making a custom sheath for her as well! 2 5/8" CE and 6 3/4" OA.
Alright yall I tried something new and I LIKE IT!! Hope y'all do too!! The Titanium on this Baby is off the charts!! I did flame anodizing on the liners and Erica did anodizing on the screws, thumbstud and pivots to match and I think we nailed it!! I used Alabama Damascus for the blade with some gorgeous patterns - cryo treated and tested to 59-60HRC so she'll hold a sweet edge! Fully fileworked inside and out! Silky smooth action with a crisp lockup that snaps!! She weighs in at only 3.2 oz! 4" closed and the blade is just under 3". Taking orders!
First of a New Design! Ancient Woolly Mammoth Tooth Handles! Titanium Liners, Bolsters, Screws, Pivot Bolts and Thumbstud Base - All Anodized Blue to Show Off the Beauty of the Mammoth Tooth! The Damascus blade has some Beautiful Patterns! Then there's the Filework and it's Everywhere, Inside and Out. Liners and Lockbar have been Jeweled and Bolsters are Dovetailed! Sapphire Thumbstud! 3 1/2" Blade with a 3 3/8" CE, 4 3/4" Closed and 8 1/4" Open. Weighs only 5.4 oz.
***Now Taking Orders on this here Design!***
THE SCORPION DAGGER - NEW DESIGN!
Now Taking Orders!
Cash, Check, Paypal, Credit Card or Layaway
Check out more on my facebook page chopsknives. More pictures available upon request!
CPM 154 with a High Mirror Polish!! Gorgeous Blue Mammoth Tusk Ivory on the handles! Hammered Stainless Steel. Mosaic Pins and Full Filework around the top and bottom of the handle. Feels really good in hand! Measures 8 5/8" overall with a 4" cutting edge. Comes with a Handmade Sheath and COA.
Howdy Y'all! and Welcome to Chops Knives. Located in the Great State of Texas on Beautiful Lake Bob Sandlin! Knives by Tim "Chops"
Lambkin and my wife Erica Lambkin, here's a quick bit of info on how we do things.
All of our knives are Handmade right here in Chop's Shop! What do we mean by handmade? Custom Designed, Cutout Freehand, Ground Freehand and Built Completely by MY Hands! Because they are cutout and ground by hand no two knives are exactly alike! Each knife is unique unto itself in the entire world!!! We use only the BEST Knifemaking Materials available as well! From exotic metals to exotic handle materials, all of our suppliers are the best in the business and known around the world for their quality!
All of our Blades are Cryogenically treated and tempered to a Hardness that keeps your Knife Tough and one that will hold a NICE Edge as well!!!
All of our Sheaths are made right here by Erica. Custom fit for each knife as they roll off the bench!!! We can customize them to fit your needs as well! Right or left handed, pick your color or maybe add your initials for a personal touch! All of our sheaths are saddle stitched with gussets and rivets for longevity.
Acquiring these materials and using these methods is a
lot of work and very time consuming but we feel it's yet
another reason to want to own our Handmade Knives. We
hope you enjoy browsing through our website!Questions or orders -
Just call Tim or Erica - 903-926-7447
SOME OF OUR EVERYDAY CARRY KNIVES
12 1/8" Overall and 7 1/2" Blade from Bolster to Tip.
This Knife Won the 'BEST TACTICAL' Award at the FOURTH ANNUAL LONE STAR KNIFE EXPO 2015
View more pictures of this beauty
TESTIMONIES OF THOSE WHO PURCHASED CHOPS KNIVES
FOLDERS - FOLDERS -
On my Custom Handmade Folders ALL of the parts from the Blade, Liners, Lockbar, Spring, Spring Block, Bolsters and Handles are cut and fitted completely by my hands MAKING EACH KNIFE UNIQUE AND THE ONLY ONE LIKE IT IN THE WORLD!
MORE TO SEE!
ADDITIONAL FOLDER PICS!
"The Wild Woman" Survival Knife
Measures 9" overall with a 4 1/2" cutting edge.
Here's a quote from Kellie Nightlinger AKA "The Wild Woman" and Star of Episode 2 of Naked and Afraid. After using her new Chops Knife on one of her hunts she had this to say; "One hit with my new Chops Knife "The Wild Woman" this boar was dead in a second and didn't know what hit him. The knife penetrated so well it was like butter and left a hole the size of my fist and my hand slid right in behind the knife. I've never seen anything like it".
CUSTOM HANDMADE KNIVES
Custom Orders - We will be taking orders on a very limited basis. If you are ordering for a special day - give us a leadway of about 4-6 months so you can be sure to have your knife on time.
We do Layaways.
Cash, Checks, PayPal and Credit Cards Accepted
Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express
Measures 8" overall with a 3 1/2" cutting edge. Blade is 1 1/8" tall.
The handles are rare and beautiful Sable Antelope Horn with Carbon Fiber Bolsters. The sheath is handmade from leather and Nile Crocodile Backstrap.
Ranger Drop Point
Click to view more pictures of this Drop Point knife.
I made this knife for a devout Texas Rangers fan. I inlayed Rangers Medals into the Mammoth Tooth. Made from CPM 154 with a High Luster Mirror Finish she has Titanium Bolsters, Full Filework, Mosaic Pins and I finished her off with White and Blue Liners to tie in all the team colors.
Cutting Edge 2 3/4" - 6 1/2" Overall.
Click to view more pictures of the Game Caper
Game Caper II
Cutting Edge 3 1/2" - 7 3/4" Overall.
Measures 7 3/8" overall with a 3" cutting edge. Blade is 1" tall.
Measures 7 3/16" overall with a 3 1/4" cutting edge. Blade is 13/16" tall.
American Made by Chop's in Chop's Shop!
CPM 154 with a cryo treat. Rams Horn handles with stabilized Burlwood Bolsters and some detailed Ivy Filework down the spine. Finished her off
with Ruby Red Liners and Mosaic Pins. She's 3 1/8" on the
Cutting Edge and 7" Overall. Comes with a Handmade Tooled and Dyed Leather Sheath and a COA.
The Sidekick II
Click to view more pictures of the CPM 154 Stainless Blades
FOLLOW ME ON FACEBOOK FOR KNIVES AVAILABLE DAILY. YOU TUBE VIDEOS, TAKE A LOOK AT GALLERY 2, GALLERY 3 AND GALLERY 4 FOR MORE BEAUTIFUL KNIVES FROM CHOPS KNIVES.
View this ORIGINAL WWII Knife that was reconstructed by Chops Knives.
Treasure from WWII
Safari Cutting Edge 4 1/2" - 9" Overall
New designs all the time!
Cutting Edge 3 1/2" - 7 7/8" Overall
Contact: Phone: 903-926-7447
Follow me on Facebook for knives available daily. Listed as chops.knives
All knives come with a numbered Certificate of
Authenticity signed by the Maker.
Erica will dress up your custom knife in a very classy sheath. Each one is custom fit, hand stitched and dyed with tooling and included in the price! Some exotic skins and certain styles will have a small upcharge.MORE SHEATHS - TAKE A LOOK
Available on all blades - priced accordingly
USE AND CARE GUIDE
Do not store your knife in the sheath for extended periods of time. Always keep your blade clean and dry. For our Carbon Damascus knives we recommend using a metal conditioner regularly on the blade and around the handle to help protect the knife. We use Ballistol but any metal conditioner will work. On folding knives, keep the inside of the knife clean and free of debris and apply oil at all moving joints regularly (We recommend Quick Release brand or an oil that will not gum up or change viscosity). Do not abuse your knife. Do not throw it, use it as a chisel or screwdriver or chop with it unless it is made to do so. Do not sharpen your knife with an electric sharpener or grinding wheel as this will detemper the steel. Taking proper care of your knife will ensure many years of beauty and enjoyment!
Where is your big trophy from your big hunt?
Hanging on the wall collecting dust.
Being kicked around in the garage because
you want to show it off but don't know
where to put it.
Why not get a collectors trophy from your
E-mail Tim with
any questions, orders or pricing -
Can't think of just the right gift?
Let them have the joy of choosing for themselves.
Surprise them with a quality custom made knife.
View sample of Gift Certificate