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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: Spoiled whine, moldy cheese brandoak, Apr 30, 2017 at 8:56 AM
  2. Axe, Tomahawk, & Hatchet Forum

    Hawk Talk at its finest!
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  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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    Latest: Need help identifying this gun show find COSMO, Apr 30, 2017 at 6:00 AM
  4. Custom & Handmade Knives

    Your place to find information about custom knives.
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    Latest: Koi Hengelo_77, Apr 30, 2017 at 5:48 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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    Latest: 300 post giveaway - Bigjonhoss, Apr 29, 2017 at 12:15 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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    Latest: Tactical fixed. ragnerok, Apr 30, 2017 at 5:40 AM
  7. Kitchen Cutlery & Tools

    Ya gotta eat, and what you use in the kitchen makes a big difference.
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    Latest: $3 and I've got some work ahead of me jbarsquat, Apr 29, 2017 at 10:00 PM
  8. Knife Laws

    Your place to discuss the laws that affect us "Knife Nuts"
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    Latest: Karambit EDC carry legality in Canada Oromis, Apr 30, 2017 at 7:06 AM
  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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    Latest: ZT 0460 4mer_FMF, Apr 30, 2017 at 1:44 AM
  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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    81,930
    Latest: What SAK are ya totin' today? SAK Guy, Apr 29, 2017 at 7:04 PM
  11. Maintenance, Tinkering & Embellishment

    Your how-to area for discussion on sharpeners, rust prevention, alteration & more.
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    259,279
    Latest: Pics of customized production knives kraash, Apr 29, 2017 at 10:38 PM
  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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  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
  14. Sheaths & Such

    They hold your knives & tools. Yeah.
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    48,376
    Latest: Custom Sheath Maker Suggestions TedderX, Apr 30, 2017 at 12:43 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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    35,692
    Latest: Forged titanum alloy grosse messer shaw11b, Apr 29, 2017 at 1:05 AM
  16. Throwing Knives & Knife Throwing

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

    Discussion of classic Hunters, Trappers, Lockbacks, Slipjoints, Skinners and other classic designs
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