3 Best Budget Butterfly Knives

3 Best Budget Butterfly Knives

If you’re in the market for a balisong, the prices for high-end, competition-grade butterfly knives can be scary. If you want to jump headfirst into the butterfly deep end, awesome! But if you’d like to test the waters a bit with a more budget-friendly bali, this list is for you! You can find butterfly knives […]

6 Reasons to Buy Toor Knives

6 Reasons to Buy Toor Knives

A good knife is one of the most important tools you can have. A quality knife can last for generations and is well worth the initial investment. Knowing what knives will stand the test of time can be hard. Fortunately, you can trust the reputation of Toor Knives. Here are six reasons to consider a […]

10 Reasons to Choose a Carbon Steel

10 Reasons to Choose a Carbon Steel

For good reason, the most common blade steels found on knives are stainless. Most knives spend most of their lives in a pocket, sheath, or block, just waiting to be pulled out and used. Nobody likes rust on their knives, so stainless became the standard, but don’t discount the carbon steels! Yes, they do corrode […]

The 10 Knife Commandments

The 10 Knife Commandments

People who carry knives like to do it right. For those in need of some guidance, we have unearthed this ancient text – The 10 Knife Commandments. 1: Thou shalt ALWAYS carry a knife! The world is filled with vines, briars, and all manner of fibrous material. Many parcels and foodstuffs must be divided asunder […]

Spyderco Paramilitary 2 or Para 3

Spyderco Paramilitary 2 or Para 3

If you asked our buyers which Spyderco models they bring in the most of, without hesitation, they will say “Paramilitary 2, Para 3, and a few others”. Spyderco makes several other extremely popular knives, like the Tenacious, SpydieChef, and Bow River, but the two biggest cash cows, by no small margin, are the PM2 and […]

What are automatic knives?

What are automatic knives?

An automatic knife is a knife that opens itself when the user pushes a button. Autos fall into two broad categories: side-opening automatic knives and out-the-front automatic knives (or OTFs). Automatic knives allow for one-handed opening, fast deployment, and easy operation in the absence of fine motor skills. They were born for the battlefield, but […]