Knife Knowledge

    How-To: Opening a pocketknife

    6th Oct 2015

    Opening a pocketknife No doubt about it, some slipjoint pocketknives have a harder "pull" than others, and sometimes it's hard to get the knack of a knife right away. In addition, eve … read more

    How-To: Tying the Chris Reeve 'Coil Knot'

    6th Oct 2015

    Tying the Chris Reeve 'Coil Knot' The iconic  fob attached to Chris Reeve knives, known as a "coil knot," can be handy on other knives as well. It's easy to tie, too -- here are … read more

    How-To: Cleaning a really dirty pocketknife

    2nd Oct 2015

    Cleaning a really dirty pocketknife Maybe it got left out in the rain overnight. Or perhaps you took it along on a hunt and forgot to clean it up afterward. However it happened, your pocketknife … read more

    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