The Hamon: What, Where, Why and How
To those who appreciate the tempered steel of a Japanese sword, the hamon is visual evidence of the maker’s effort to produce the finest blade work.
Is The Scandi The Best Grind For Bushcraft Knives?
Here are the best arguments for and against bushcraft knives that use a Scandi grind. Read this before you buy a bushcraft knife.
How to Price Custom Knives
Here's the formula for determining the sale price of a custom knife. These tips are useful for both custom knifemakers and knife collectors.
Collecting Rambo Knives: Values, History and Tips
Find values of knives used in the Rambo movies here, including rarities and provenances. Part of BLADE magazine's celebration of Rambo.
Odd Couple: A Wharncliffe Tactical Knife?
What is a Wharncliffe tactical knife? Is one even possible? Here's the story behind this effective pairing from one of the style's pioneering knifemakers.
The Viking Seax And Where To Get One
Deeply rooted in Scandinavian history, the seax, aka "scramasax" or "sax," was the blade shape of choice for the much feared and revered Vikings.
What Exactly is a Tactical Knife?
There is no set definition for a tactical knife, but there a few characteristics to keep in mind. Here are key tactical knife features and a brief history.