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Top 10: Best Neck Knives of 2020

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Offering strength and utility in a compact package, if you’ve never carried a neck knife before, here are some good reasons you might want to consider it. For one thing, a fixed blade will almost always be more reliable than a folder. They have fewer moving parts to break and...

Survival/Outdoor Knife & Gear Roundup: 5-2-2020

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We've got an updated classic to show you this week from SOG, as well as a new fixed blade from Kershaw that is poised to become an excellent choice for the budget-minded adventurer. Plus: a water purifier that kills viruses, bushcraft folding knives, a new survival machete, and more. SOG...

New Knives of the Week – April 28

Shirogorov Quantum Folding Knife, open and unfolded

This week, we received new knives that push major brands in new directions, including a lightweight everyday carry folder from Medford Knife, an exotic-looking Shirogorov, and an update to a cult classic from Spyderco. Read on for an in-depth look at those and more! Medford Slim Praetorian

King of the Ring – Your Favorite Knife of April

Kershaw Dividend knife, open

Welcome, one and all, to the inaugural KnifeCenter Knife Fight! We talk a lot about our favorites here on the blog and elsewhere on social media, so we thought it was high time to hand that power over to the people. These are YOUR choices, as decided by commenters on our Instagram (@knifecenter).

Combat/Tactical Knife & Gear Roundup: 4/11/2020

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AL MAR is back this week with new iterations of the classic SERE folder! On top of that, we've got a cool KA-BAR fixed blade but it isn't the one you are thinking of, our favorite new SOG folder, and more. AL-MAR SERE 2020 Flippers

New Knives of the Week – April 8th

Reate Iron folding knife, open

Curious to see the best new knives that hit our shelves this week? Then read on for our picks, including the re-launch of legendary brand Al Mar, an impressive new design from Reate, a utility knife on steroids from Cold Steel, and charming new fixed blades from L.T. Wright. Let's take a closer look.

Best Damascus Pocket Knives Under $100

Civivi Plethiros with Damascus blade resting on black rocks

Damascus steel looks great, but is it any good? For sure! Made from two or more metals, the performance of a Damascus blade is directly tied to the base steels used to make it. Knives with Damascus steel can climb in price very quickly, but there are still some affordable options out there that should still perform...

Combat/Tactical Knife & Gear Roundup: 4/4/2020

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This week, among other things, we have a brand new ZT release, some bargain-priced and factory modified Ontario combat knives and more. See more after the jump! Zero Tolerance 0357 SpeedSafe CPM-20CV Flippers The most affordable full-sized ZT knife, the 0357 offers...

Best Survival Knives – 2020

Three fixed blade survival knives laid out on a tabletop

There are certain requirements for a great survival knife that are ironclad: it must be reliable, it must be useful, and it must be easy to carry.

Best New Knives – March 2020, Week 3

WE Knives Kitefin, open

Interested to see the best new knives that hit our shelves this week? You've come to the right place. We've put together a list of all the standouts for the third week of March: an impressive selection of folding knives from WE Knife Co., Ontario, Kershaw, and Boker.