Knife News

F.O.R.K. It: TOPS Knives’ New Multi-Tool Is Unreal

The fixed-blade F.O.R.K. It multi-tool from TOPS Knives is made with a 1095 high carbon blade and even features a bottle opener. As far as blades go, TOPS Knives is one of the most creative manufacturers in the industry — the company’s new F.O.R.K. It multi-tool just proves that sentiment. With the help of Leo Espinoza, the F.O.R.K. It was designed with several different uses in mind. According to TOPS Knives: ...

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Damascus Steel – A Beginner’s Guide

The word “Damascus” goes back to medieval western cultures and refers to an earlier style of craftsmanship that first emerged in India around 300 B.C. This craftsmanship was prolific at the time, and was likely named for the region that made it famous. Around that time, Arab culture introduced Wootz steel to the Syrian city of Damascus where the material led to a thriving industry in weaponry. Damascus imported Wootz steel ...

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The Karambit Knife: What Is It?

Karambits are cool, right? It seems like everyone loves them, but for some reason there doesn’t seem to be a lot of content out there about them. Why? We think it’s because they can be a bit intimidating to look at or ask about. So what the heck is a karambit, and why do people use them? Well, let’s talk about it. The karambit finds its roots in 11th century ...

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