Benchmade Mini Freek Gets Souped-up Variant

Benchmade is readying another new release; this time a line expansion for the Mini Freek series. The new 565-1 brings two major material upgrades to the Mini Freek’s tried and true EDC design. When it originally released, the Mini Freek was clearly channeling the hard-working, relatively affordable ethos embodied by Benchmade’s signature Griptilian series. It … Leggi tutto

Former Kizer Production Manager Creates New Knife Company

Kansept Knives is a new knife company started by Kim Ning, who formerly worked at and designed knives for Kizer Cutlery. Kansept is poised to make a big push in 2020 and establish its name in a highly competitive market. Ning’s official title at Kizer was Production Manager, but he also played a big role … Leggi tutto

15 Knives That Weigh Under 2 Ounces

To some people, weight is no issue in a knife. They will happily EDC a large half-pound folder made of steel because they love the design or appreciate the heft. For others, even just a few extra ounces can feel like extra pounds when they’re carrying it around all day every day. If you’re a weight … Leggi tutto

Civivi Unveils New Bowie and Cleaver Knives

After a quiet April, Civivi is back with a pair of new releases, the Dogma and the Mini Bullmastiff. The Dogma toes the mid-size knife line with some design homages to traditional folders, while the Mini Bullmastiff brings out a beefy but portable cleaver blade. Dogma The Dogma’s eye-catching blade is a mildly updated version … Leggi tutto

Gerber Reels in Two New Fisher’s Fixed Blades

Gerber just came out with a pair of knives made especially for use with and around fish. The Sengyo and the Rigor share the same materials and construction, but focus on different scales (pun intended) of fish preparation. Sengyo The Sengyo takes an obvious visual lead from Japanese kitchen cutlery, with a 9.5-inch blade. Its … Leggi tutto

Real Steel offre personalizzazioni per quattro modelli Poltergeist

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Real Steel Knives è l’ultima azienda a salire sul treno della personalizzazione di coltelli. RSK sta dando ad un servizio di coltelli personalizzati con una prima classe di quattro coltelli, ognuno con una diversa gamma di opzioni tra cui scegliere. Dei quattro coltelli che RSK ha scelto per questo progetto, il Phasma potrebbe ricevere le … Leggi tutto

Spyderco Reveal Volume 5 Shows Off New Collaborations

Spyderco is back with the latest issue of their Product Reveals. Reveal number 5 contains more than ten new models, including pieces from outsider partners old and new. SpyOpera Spyderco and LionSteel are back together again with the SpyOpera, which is based off of the longstanding Opera model within LionSteel’s lineup. The SpyOpera has a … Leggi tutto

Boston-Based Company Creates Brass-Handled Utility Knife

Oceanus Brass is preparing to launch the Bosun’s Edge, which dresses up the utility knife pattern with some unusual flourishes. Most utility knife designs go in one of two directions: either they opt for the (relatively) larger Stanley-style straight edge blade, or they go for the smaller, thinner X-Acto-style one. The Bosun’s Edge opts for … Leggi tutto

Steel Will Scylla Releases with Unique Thumb Stud Setup

The Steel Will Scylla is the latest model to arrive in the company’s steady drip feed of 2020 knives. The Scylla scales things up a bit in size and sports an unusual thumb stud opening arrangement. At heart, the Scylla is a large EDC blade. Steel Will describes the 3.4-inch blade as leaf-shaped; nomenclature aside … Leggi tutto

Latest TOPS Pairing is a Karambit Cleaver and Bush Sword

TOPS has a new pair of knives available to wrap up April/kick off May. The Tidal Force is their latest riff on the cleaver-style knife, while the CUMA Kage breaks into the bushcraft territory in an unusual way. Tidal Force When it comes to cleavers, TOPS has a certain flair. Models like El Chete and … Leggi tutto