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Seth Vietti

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After surviving a career in the music industry, Seth co-founded KnifeNews.com in 2015 to share his lifelong passion for knives with other enthusiasts online. There, his incisive coverage of knives, knife makers, and the knife industry caught the attention of the KnifeCenter, who recruited him to join their team in 2019. These days, in addition to his work here on the blog, he runs the KnifeCenter’s social media channels, where he is always happy to answer your cutlery questions.

New Knives from SHOT Show 2020: Video Coverage

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Since SHOT Show isn't open to the public, we sent David C. Andersen out to share the knife news with the rest of us. 2020 is shaping up to be an interesting year for the knife industry. Read on for an up-close look at all the new knives to come from Spyderco, Benchmade, SOG, CRKT, Gerber and...

New Spyderco Knives: SHOT Show 2020

New Spyderco Knives Announced - Shop Now! We sat down with Spyderco's Eric Glesser to talk new knives and new steels, including a new alloy developed especially for Spyderco blades. Read on for pictures and video of the first Spyderco fixed blades and pocket knives to come in 2020.

New Benchmade Knives: SHOT Show 2020

New Benchmades Announced - Shop Now! Our first stop on the 2020 SHOT Show tour was the Benchmade booth, where they revealed more than a few new products: mini versions of all-time favorites, tactical knives, gentleman's folders, and even a few automatics. Let's take a closer look!

Welcome to SHOT Show 2020

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If you love knives, the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show is worth paying attention to.

Ontario Dozier Strike Review

The Ontario Dozier Strike has always been a great knife, but at the regular price of $49.95, it didn't exactly move the needle. At just under $20, however, this might just be the best value knife you can buy, anywhere. Read on to take take a closer look at this unassuming, yet impressive little folder.

The 2020 Edition of the KnifeCenter Catalog is Here!

Clocking in at over 1,800 pages, the 2020 KnifeCenter Printed Catalog is the ultimate reference for the knife fanatic. With hundreds of brands and tens of thousands of products (Some of which haven't even made it on our website yet!), the catalog practically contains the entire knife industry. The best part about this catalog is the element of discovery....

Happy New Year!

As one year ends and another begins we look back and take note of the tremendous growth of the knife industry. Custom knife makers both here and abroad have expanded their selection with some factory made models that they designed. Also, we have seen several new and major brands coming out of China offering an unprecedented variety...

Merry Christmas!

From all of us at the KnifeCenter: may your Christmas and holiday season be filled with joy and contentment. We're looking forward to spending time with our loved ones, celebrating holiday traditions, and exchanging gifts with family and friends. As the year begins to wind down, Christmas gives us an opportunity to...

Knockdown Knockout: Civivi Brigand vs. CJRB Talla

At a glance, it’s hard to even tell these knives apart - with similar modified wharncliffe blades and wearing the same green G10, they’re practically twins. However, the devil is in the details.

The Best D2 Steel Folding Knives Under $50: PART II

SOG Terminus XR, CIVIVI Wyvern, CJRB knife

If you're looking for a pocket knife with an edge that won't quit, for a price that won't make your eyes sting, there's never been a better time to buy. Thanks to the wealth of pocketknives on the market with D2 steel available for under $50, you can get an everyday carry with solid edge retention without...