Knife Knowledge

    How-To: Choosing & caring for leather sheaths

    1st Oct 2015

    Choosing & caring for leather sheaths With all of the sheath options available today, there's still nothing quite like leather. Natural hide remains a popular choice of knife owners, from life-lo … read more

    How-To: Modifying a coated knife to strike a firesteel

    1st Oct 2015

    Modifying a coated knife to strike a firesteel A firesteel requires a sharp striker. It's possible to use your knifeā€™s blade to make sparks fly, of course, but that can create a dull spot y … read more

    How-To: Improvising sharpening tools

    1st Oct 2015

    Improvising sharpening tools Whenever you have an edge in need of attention and your preferred sharpening tools are back home in your workshop, all you have to do is look around -- you'll usually … read more

    3 Things You Should Never Do With Your Knife

    30th Sep 2015

    3 Things You Should Never Do With Your Knife Knife people are smart folks, but hey, we all do stupid stuff every now and then. Here are three dumb things you should avoid doing with your kn … read more

    How-To: Wet-fitting a sheath to your knife

    29th Sep 2015

    Wet-fitting a sheath to your knife The problem with getting a leather sheath to form to a knife is the waiting -- break-in can take a while. But c'mon, who has the patience to wai … read more