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Knife Specific Discussion

The place to be for general knife discussion.

  1. General Knife Discussion

    Your area to discuss knives in general: Folders, Fixed blades, Swords & knife related equipment, etc. Take off topic posts to the Community Center & manufacturer specific questions to their respective forums.
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    Latest: A game to play SoCalEDC, Apr 25, 2017 at 3:30 AM
  2. Axe, Tomahawk, & Hatchet Forum

    Hawk Talk at its finest!
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    10,703
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    160,662
    Latest: Where is everyone buying from? Whiskey_Jim, Apr 24, 2017 at 11:24 PM
  3. Bernard Levine's Knife Collecting & Identification

    Moderated by Bernard Levine, "The Knife Expert"; author of Levine's Guide to Knives and their Values, Blade Magazine Correspondent (since 1974) and Knife World Editor (since 1978).
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    151,783
  4. Custom & Handmade Knives

    Your place to find information about custom knives.
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    27,571
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    435,533
    Latest: Scrimshaw byoffcr, Apr 25, 2017 at 4:05 AM
  5. Giveaway, Contest & Raffle Forum

    A place to pay it forward, help others, and raise awareness. Subject to the same rules as the exchange forums when it comes to self promotion. Restricted to Gold or higher members for replies.
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    107
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    4,665
    Latest: SoCalEDC's 2,000 post giveaway. COSMO, Apr 24, 2017 at 8:41 PM
  6. The Gallery

    Your place to post pictures of your knives - Art Knives, One-of-a-kind Customs, Tacticals, or Heirlooms.
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    9,702
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    86,573
    Latest: Tactical fixed. fausto nasafiaschi, Apr 24, 2017 at 10:54 AM
  7. Kitchen Cutlery & Tools

    Ya gotta eat, and what you use in the kitchen makes a big difference.
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    1,240
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    12,671
    Latest: Where to find an old carbon steel chef's knife? deltaboy, Apr 24, 2017 at 10:01 PM
  8. Knife Laws

    Your place to discuss the laws that affect us "Knife Nuts"
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    Latest: Is this knife legal in Canada?? spyderg, Apr 23, 2017 at 10:28 PM
  9. Knife Reviews & Testing

    The place to come for actual first hand information on specific knives and how they perform. Your own personal Consumer Reports of Knives.
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    135,077
  10. Multi-tools & Multi-purpose Knives

    Discuss all aspects of Multi-Tools, Swiss Army style knives, & related equipment.
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    6,146
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    81,890
    Latest: What SAK are ya totin' today? arizonaranchman, Apr 24, 2017 at 10:58 PM
  11. Maintenance, Tinkering & Embellishment

    Your how-to area for discussion on sharpeners, rust prevention, alteration & more.
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    22,559
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    259,061
    Latest: Polishing sticky lockface? miso2, Apr 25, 2017 at 2:17 AM
  12. Pass-Around Forum for Knives & Gadgets

    By popular demand, the Pass-Around Forum is a central location for members to "try" knives & such for a short time.
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    29,413
  13. Razors, Scissors, & Personal Grooming

    As the saying goes - you never get a second chance to make a first impression. Your place to discuss the equipment you use everyday.
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    10,739
    Latest: Finished a few razors Done_Swimmin, Apr 20, 2017 at 8:28 AM
  14. Sheaths & Such

    They hold your knives & tools. Yeah.
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    5,591
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    48,350
    Latest: Thread thickness Hengelo_77, Apr 25, 2017 at 4:35 AM
  15. Sword Discussion

    The place to discuss all aspects of swords and sword fighting from the traditional style of the Samurai to modern European fencing, you will find it here.
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    2,990
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    35,676
    Latest: Complete Novice Mecha, Apr 24, 2017 at 5:01 PM
  16. Throwing Knives & Knife Throwing

    Hosted by Bobby Branton, of The American Knife Throwers Alliance. All aspects of throwing discussed!
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    9,506
  17. Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades

    Discussion of classic Hunters, Trappers, Lockbacks, Slipjoints, Skinners and other classic designs
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    Latest: Will there be a 2017 forum knife? meako, Apr 25, 2017 at 4:34 AM