Tribute to Framelock Friday

Tribute to Framelock Friday

Today we’re taking a look at some stellar framelocks. I asked people here at Blade HQ what their favorite framelocks were, and of course, lots of people said the Sebenza without hesitation. The Sebenza is a pretty special blade, so here’s some background on it before I go into the other knives people chose:   Chris Reeve […]

USN G4 2012 “The Gathering IV” Knife Show Recap

USN G4 2012 “The Gathering IV” Knife Show Recap

Do you love knives and awesome gear? If so, then you should check out the USN forums, host of one of the best knife shows every year. Dubbed “the Gathering,” it is an excellent opportunity to meet and chat with some great knifemakers and lots of wonderful people. This was the 4th annual Gathering (from […]

USN Tactical Knife Show (G3) 2011 Recap

USN Tactical Knife Show (G3) 2011 Recap

We just got back from the USN Tactical Knife Show aka “The Gathering” (G3), and wanted to give you a recap of our experience there. For those that don’t know what USN is, it is the Usual Suspects Network, you can view the forum here: http://usualsuspect.net/forums/. Great bunch of people, knife enthusiasts and lovers of […]

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 3

Strider: We swung by the Stider booth to say hi. They have a new folding knife coming out later this year. It’s small and appears well designed (the only demo they had on hand was a non-folding prototype). They should be shipping us 15-20 folding knives this coming week and we may get a custom or […]