Cyber Monday Deals at the KnifeCenter

Black Friday Cyber Monday Knife Sale

This is it: Cyber Monday is here and the biggest sale of the year is underway. We’ve marked down over six thousand items – no kidding! Click here to check out all the deals (six thousand, one hundred, and seventy-nine of them, to be exact), and read on to see today’s 24-hour BFD doorbuster sale.

Spyderco Military vs. Benchmade Crooked River

Big jobs call for big knives. If you’ve got lots of work to do, a small EDC knife sometimes just won’t cut it. The Benchmade Crooked River and the Spyderco Military are two of the best big folding knives from either brand competing for your pocket today. With significantly more blade and handle than your typical pocketknife, either one is worth considering if your current carry is coming up short. Let’s see how they stack up.

Spyderco Endela Lightweight: Perfectly Sized EDC Folding Knife (Review)

Spyderco Endela
Spyderco Endela

The Endura and Delica are two of Spyderco’s most enduring models. Each is currently in their fourth generation and better than ever. Now joining this lineup is the brand-new Endela, which sits right between these two in terms of size. Not too big, and not too small, it perfectly bridges the gap to create a brand new EDC knife, and it just feels right.

Best New Knives of June 2019 at KnifeCenter.com

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It’s that time of the month where we get to look back at the best new items that hit our shelves in the past few weeks, and there’s a lot to get excited about. These are the best new knives (in no particular order) from June 2019!

Spyderco Para 3 Lightweight Vs. Benchmade Bugout: Battle of the Slim EDC Folding Knives

ULTRALIGHT knives
ULTRALIGHT knives

Today we’re gonna be looking at two kings of the ultra-light pocket knife scene. The Benchmade Bugout versus the Spyderco Para 3 Lightweight. Despite the difference in price we can see these two knives being cross shopped very easily as they sport some of the same elements to appeal to folks looking for high-performance cutting in a package that won’t weigh you down.

Why You Need a Spyderco Para 3 EDC Folding Knife

Spyderco Para 3

A spinoff of the ever-popular Paramilitary 2, the Spyderco Para 3 is a little bit smaller, and in my opinion, its proportions are just about perfect. Although we only get about two and a half inches of sharpened edge, it feels like more in the hand, and the handle is still nice and big, offering a full grip for big jobs. The blade is instantly recognizable as a Spyderco. It has a broad profile, a full flat grind and their signature round opening hole. We’re going to break down what makes this such a great knife for everyday carry and why you should add one to your rotation.

Spyderco’s All Time Greatest Hits

Spyderco

Spyderco has become famous for their precise edge geometries and for their instantly recognizable leaf-shaped blades with trademarked Round Hole Opener, an elegant solution for a one hand opening blade, allowing left or right handed use without the need for protruding thumb studs.

They have some of the most hardcore of knife fans out there and for good reason. They aren’t afraid of taking risks. The way they pulled together emerging elements in their early years such as synthetic handles, pocket clips, and one hand opening blades and merged everything together really changed the landscape of the knife industry in ways that can still be seen today.

New Spyderco Knives at SHOT Show 2019

We met up with Eric Glesser at SHOT Show 2019 to look at Spyderco’s newest knives that will be debuting this year. If you like what you see, pre-order yours at KnifeCenter!

 

New Spyderco Native 5 Salt at KnifeCenter

Spyderco’s Salt Series of knives was made with one thing in mind: to make corrosion an afterthought. Through the use of exotic steels and handles with plenty of traction, these knives were made to be ideal companions in corrosive and aquatic environments, hence the name Salt. On top of that, the Native 5 is a fantastic American-made EDC that contains all of the best elements we love about Spyderco designs.

 


Now that Spyderco has welcomed the Native 5 into the Salt family it comes with some new tweaks, making this high-performance knife even better. The biggest change is the use of high-performing LC200N blade steel, famously used by NASA in ball-bearings as a substitute for 52100 in their aerospace equipment. This steel is a nitrogen-enriched tool steel that offers edge retention that can rival many of today’s modern super steels, a big leap over the H1 steel that Spyderco has traditionally used in their Salt knives. LC200N also sports exceptional toughness and extreme corrosion resistance, making it ideal for use in the Salt Series.

Spyderco’s New 2019 Products – Volume One

Spyderco just revealed the first volume of their new 2019 product catalog, which is full of brand new folding knife designs and some updates to a few of their more popular knife models. The Knife Center is ready to take your pre-orders for these great EDC knives now!