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Are Super Steels Super Worth It?

WHAT IS SUPER STEEL? Super Steels have become a very hot topic in the knife industry over the last few years. Most knife enthusiasts are intimately...

All You Need to Know About Balisong Bushings

Wanting to know the in's and out's of balisong bushings?  Check out this article for all you need to know about the bushing pivot system!

6 OTF Knife Brands

What is an OTF Knife OTF stands for "out the front" meaning the blade of the knife comes out of the front of the handle, as opposed to the more com...

The Basics of Freestyling (Balisong Flipping)

In this article, we will cover the basics of what freestyling is in Balisong flipping and how to learn to freestyle yourself!

The Top 10 Live Blade Balisongs of 2021

Wanting to buy a new live blade Balisong but don't know what to look for? This list has you covered! Let's get right into it!

The Top 10 Balisong Trainers of 2021

Looking to buy a new Balisong trainer but don't know what to look for? Knife Pivot Lube has you covered. Here is a list of the top 10 Balisong Trai...

The HOM Chimera Review:: It's Criminally Underrated (and here's why!)

In my opinion, the HOM Chimera is one of the most criminally underrated Balisong knives for flippers and EDC nerds alike and in this article I’m go...

How To Choose Your Knife Handle

  Choosing a Knife Handle Material In today market we are blessed with an absolutely huge selection of knife handle materials to choose from. It w...

Your Knife Has Enemies!!

Your pocketknife is a technological wonder incorporating thousands of years of metallurgical and material science and a lifetime of maker's experi...

Types of Balisong Construction

There are a few ways a Balisong can be constructed, which can change the way it sounds, flips and feels, as well as how much it weighs and how it i...

The Manix 2 is a work of Genius - How to Disassemble the Spyderco Manix 2

The Spyderco Manix 2 is a honest-to-goodness work of art!  In our opinion, it makes for one of the best EDC knives in existence, particularly in t...

Quick Questions with 3 Balisong Modders!

As a follow up to my last article, this article contains three short interviews with three very well known modders in the community. These modders ...