Illustrated Guide to Types of Blades

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Learn about the different types of blades out there with these handy illustrated guides. They’re perfect for anyone curious about blade shapes, terminology or what to look for before buying a knife for a particular use. Just click on either image for a larger view. Types of blades covered include:

California Clip
Can Opener
Citrus Peeler
Clip
Clip-Saber
Coping
Cotton Sampler
Cuticle
Dog Grooming
Drop Point
File
Fish Scakler/Cap Lifter
Letter Opener
Long Pull
Muskrat
Pen
Pruner
Punch
Razor
Regular Pull
Saw
Screwdriver/Wire Stripper
Serrated Spay
Sheep Foot
Skate Wrench
Skinner
Spay
Spear
Typesetter
Wharncliffe


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Types of bladesThis illustrated guide to types of blades is excerpted from the American Premium Guide to Knives & Razors CD. Jim Sargent’s book is ideal for anyone who collects Case knives or has an interest in knife history.

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