KNIVES

The Worldwide Edge!

Trade and expanding one’s horizons has always been a part of mankind’s nature, and the reason we have a global economy today. The typical automobile,...
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The Leading Edge

As Columbia River Knife & Tool (CRKT) celebrates its 25th anniversary in the cutlery business, it still seems like they’re a relatively new business....
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The Tradition Continues

Acutlery company doesn’t get to be over 125 years old by sitting on its laurels unless they make a great product, and even then they must change with the...
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The 100 Percenter!

There was a time when custom knifemakers didn’t use computerized machining equipment, instead made their knives the old-fashioned way. All by hand. Some...
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Exclusive: Bear Ops New...

I’ve been a fan of Bear & Son Cutlery ever since I bought one of their beautiful stag-scaled Damascus steel hunting knives over 30 years ago … a few...
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So... You Want To Make A...

The first time my eyes locked onto Johnny Weissmuller’s Bowie knife tucked in his loincloth watching “Tarzan” movies ruined me. What if I needed to...
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First Edge 5150 Elite...

Okay, so there may be a secret to the name here. A “5150” code when I was a cop in California meant the suspect was crazy or acting insane. It was part...
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The Folding Knife You've...

How many times have you spotted a folding knife clipped to someone's pocket? About a hundred or so? Me, too. You've probably noticed the knives (and...
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Exclusive: Giving Thanks...

Our Thanksgiving traditions include a visit to central Ohio to visit family. And their Thanksgiving traditions include a pre-Thanksgiving feast trail walk...
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Exclusive: Hammer, Pry...

In an earlier review of a GLOCK Survival Knife, reader "Roderick" challenged me to drive the GLOCK knife through a 4" piece of wood.
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Exclusive: Just How Strong...

Looks like an all-around, do-anything kind of knife, right? That’s what I think, too. It’s full tang, of course, and look at the handle. Glass-filled...
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Exclusive: Knife...

No matter what level of expertise you have with sharpening knives, it's always good take a brief refresher course on the basics. Here's one of the most...
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The American Edge

Looking for a new knife? A new spin on an iconic design? You can fight your way out of the woods, field dress some game, Bug-Out — or just fight your way...
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