Automatic Knives Decoded: Boker to Benchmade

Automatic Knives Decoded: Boker to Benchmade

Who reigns supreme in the battle between manual and automatic knives? Manual knives are great—innovations like the thumb stud and Spydie hole have made deployment almost as fast as automatic knives. Almost is the key word! Push the trigger button on one of these autos and it will fire open like a crack of lightning. […]

Day Two Recap | SHOT Show 2017

Day Two Recap | SHOT Show 2017

A Day Late and a Dollar Short Two down, one to go. SHOT Show 2017 has been nothing short of amazing, and in just the short time we have been here we have seen so much great new product from some of our favorite manufacturers! Similar to yesterdays recap, we will be going through the […]

Best Camping Knives & Tools

Best Camping Knives & Tools

I’ve heard people say that when you go camping, you should have a chopper (axe), fixed blade, and a folding knife/multi-tool. I don’t necessarily think you have to have each of those things, but it’s good to note that each camping knife or tool is mentioned for a reason. While camping, you’ll probably want to be […]

Black Friday Sales!

Black Friday Sales!

Black Friday is here, and Blade HQ has some stellar sales for you! When you think of Black Friday, you probably think of crowds, long lines, and stress. The amazing thing about Black Friday with Blade HQ, though, is that you can get awesome knife deals without the craziness that comes with going out to […]

SHOT Show 2012 Recap – Day One

SHOT Show 2012 Recap – Day One

It’s SHOT show time once again, and BladeHQ was kind enough to allow one of our bloggers to tag along with them this year. We were able to see tons of 2012 products for most of the major knife brands. We will have lots of pictures and updates coming in the next few months with […]

Knifemakers We Admire: Rick Hinderer

Knifemakers We Admire: Rick Hinderer

Once in a while we like to point out a knifemaker that we think has taken the knife industry to a whole new level. Rick Hinderer is one of those knifemakers. Rick got his start making “artistic” knives in 1980, and then switched to hard-use tactical folders.  Rick credits his experience designing artistic custom knives, […]

2011 SHOT Show – Day 2

2011 Show, Day 2 Zero Tolerance : The 0551 knives are being assembled right now and should ship any day. Spyderco: We played with tons of cool new prototypes.  New models 2011 models coming in April & May.We chatted with Gayle Bradley (one of the Spyderco designers) about some of his upcoming designs and discussed […]