Knife Laws in the 50 States

Knife Laws in the 50 States

Knife laws in the US can sometimes be vague and confusing, varying from state to state, and sometimes even city to city. Let's take a look at the laws in the 50 US states regarding automatic knives, folding knives, and fixed blades, and translate the legalese into plain English.
9 Popular Blade Shapes and What They're Used For

9 Popular Blade Shapes and What They're Used For

Blade shapes are more than just visually appealing, they also play a big part in the functionality and strengths of the knife. We believe in helping our readers find the right knife for the job, so we will go over some of the most common blade shapes today and discuss the intended functions of each of them!
Top Aftermarket Knife Accessories

Top Aftermarket Knife Accessories

If You are reading this there is a very good chance that you love knives as much as I do. Having a great knife (or 20) available to help you through your daily tasks, outdoor adventures, or work day is a great feeling! What makes a great knife better? Some awesome accessories of course! In this article, we will discuss some exceptional accessories ranging from cosmetic upgrades to valuable maintenance tools!
The Pros and Cons of High-Carbon Steel

The Pros and Cons of High-Carbon Steel

Although there are several advantages to high-carbon steels, there are two sides to every coin. Here we'll take a look at some of the pros and cons of high-carbon steel, as well as some tips and tricks to helping you maintain your high-carbon blades.

An assortment of fixed blade knives mentioned in the article

Choosing the Right Fixed Blade for the Job

Choosing the right fixed blade for the job isn't always easy, but this guide will give you some recommendations for selecting the right knife for various EDC and outdoor activities.
JK Design Monarch v2, made with S35VN steel

Knife Steel Types: Comparing their Properties, Uses, and Price

Come check out our guide to types of knife steels and a breakdown of their edge retention, ease of sharpening, toughness, and rust resistance. This is a great guide to help you find the right knife steel to fit your needs!
Blade Show 2022: The Community is Alive and Well

Blade Show 2022: The Community is Alive and Well

A quick recap of Blade Show 2022 in Atlanta! We discuss the amazing EDC and outdoor communities that came out in force, the amazing makers we got to meet, and the fun and exciting experiences we had.
Must-Have Fixed Blades

Must-Have Fixed Blades

Fixed blade knives are one of humanity's oldest tools, but how far have we come since the stone age? Whether you're camping, fishing, or just looking for a new EDC, here are the best fixed blade knives that modern technology and design have to offer.
February 08, 2022 — Nicholas Italiano
Tags: fixed blades