From Spyderco to Microtech: 5 Knives You Can’t Live Without

From Spyderco to Microtech: 5 Knives You Can’t Live Without

 If you were stranded on a desert island, facing an impending zombie apocalypse, or had to choose the only knife you’re allowed to carry for the rest of your days—which knife would you want in your pocket? We set out to answer that question in Episode #45 of Knife Banter and we turned to […]

Knife Steel Snobbery: Pros & Cons

Knife Steel Snobbery: Pros & Cons

S90V, 440A, S35VN, 8Cr13MoV, D2, 154CM, AUS-8, Damascus, 1095, Bohler M390—when it comes to knife steel, there are enough options to make your head spin. Each type is a careful balance of iron with carbon and other elements, finely tuned to maximize specific characteristics. There is much debate as to which steels are the “best,” […]

The Best Zero Tolerance Pocket Knives

The Best Zero Tolerance Pocket Knives

Did you know that Zero Tolerance Knives has only been around for a little over ten years? I know, it feels like we’ve been together so much longer than that. There’s something about a company that consistently produces knee-weakening, heart-throbbing, eye-poppingly beautiful knives that makes it hard for you to imagine ever living life without […]

SHOT Show 2018, Day 1

SHOT Show 2018, Day 1

The day we’ve all been waiting for is here. Our team is in Vegas at “Knife Disneyland,” burning the midnight oil to bring you the best new knives and tools from our favorite manufacturers at SHOT Show 2018. Check it out. Zero Tolerance We’ve been itching to get our hands on the new ZT 2018 […]

Day One Recap | SHOT Show 2017

Day One Recap | SHOT Show 2017

Better Late than Never What a day! It’s pretty safe to say that SHOT Show never fails to excite. Today we saw lots of great new stuff from our friends at Kershaw, Zero Tolerance, and Spyderco. We are going to cover an item or two from each manufacturer that, judging by our social media interactions […]

Zero Tolerance New Knives | SHOT Show 2017

Zero Tolerance New Knives | SHOT Show 2017

SHOT Show 2017 | 5 New Knives from ZT Zero Tolerance came out swinging this year, introducing 5 new models at SHOT Show 2017! GTC, Sinkevich, Rexford, and George have their hands all over this new lineup. Let’s get right into it. Zero Tolerance 0801TI | SHOT Show 2017 The Zero Tolerance 0801 has an […]

SHOT Show 2016: Day One

SHOT Show 2016: Day One

Well folks, here we are, Shot Show 2016!   We are coming to you live from the show floor!  We will be updating our blog with new pictures and info as the convention progresses, so make sure to check back regularly over the next several days!  And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter and […]

Our Favorite Knives and Gear from SHOT Show 2015

Our Favorite Knives and Gear from SHOT Show 2015

SHOT Show 2015 had tons of cool new knives and gear this year. So much new stuff that we could never show you all of it on this blog. Instead, we decided to give you an overview of some of our favorite highlights from the 2015 SHOT Show. However, if you want to see everything […]

Most Iconic Knives: Historical and Brand-Specific

Most Iconic Knives: Historical and Brand-Specific

There are knives out there that have such great recognition that they have become iconic due to popularity or historical significance. In this post you’ll find a variety of iconic knives including knives that are iconic of specific brands. It’s honestly kind of hard to know where to draw the line as far as how many knives […]