Gerber Gator Folding Knife Review

When Gerber debuted its line of Gator folding knives in 1991, they were voted "Most Innovative Knife of the Year" at the Blade Show. The handle of the Gerber Gator measures 5” in length and it is made of glass-filled nylon covered with a rubberized alligator skin texture for a tacky, comfortable, grip. The 3.75”, lock-back, clip point, saber ground, blade is forged from 420HC stainless steel (Rockwell Hardness unknown) and has a choice of serrated edge or fine edge. In addition, it includes a heavy-duty, nylon, … [Read more...]

Spyderco Resilience Folding Knife Review

I have heard it said that Spyderco knives are different, peculiar, or just plain 'out there'. However, thinking beyond established knife industry barriers has allowed this company to introduce new and radical innovations to the knife industry including: one-hand opening, serrations on a folder a clip to attach a knife to a pocket.  Read the latest reviews from customers who have purchased the Spyderco Resilience Check the latest prices for discounts of over 40% off MRP on the Spyderco … [Read more...]

Buck Model 301 Stockman Review

Click Here for Pricing, Ratings, and Reviews of the Kershaw Chill Pocket Knife on Amazon For those of you who are less than intimately familiar with the numerous different pocket knife designs on the market today, you may find it interesting to know that pocket knives are classified by both the shape of the handle and the number of blades it has as well as the shape of those blades. Most recognized pocket knife shapes were specifically designed to meet the needs of the person carrying it; usually based upon … [Read more...]

Kershaw Volt II Folding Knife Review

When I first viewed the Kershaw Volt II, it struck me as one of Kershaw’s more interesting folding knife designs because, unlike a lot of their knives, it is neither clearly a tactical folder nor an everyday carry knife but it would serve well for either purpose. Designed by custom knife maker R.J. Martin, this knife features an overall length of 7 inches and measures 3 7/8” inches when closed. It features a hollow ground, 3 1/8”, drop point blade made from bead blasted 8Cr13MoV stainless steel (Rockwell … [Read more...]

Kershaw Chill Review

Click Here for Pricing, Ratings, and Reviews of the Kershaw Chill Pocket Knife on Amazon I'm excited to bring to you my Kershaw Chill review, writing this post and reviewing this knife was something I have been looking forward to because it has become a popular knife since its introduction in 2010. I really like Kershaw knives, and as I'm sure you know, they are a big player in the pocket knife industry with many models to choose from. The Kershaw “Chill” is one of my favorite Kershaw folding knife designs. … [Read more...]

Buck 112 Ranger Folding Knife Review

The Buck 112 Ranger is the smaller cousin to the Buck 110 folding hunter and is designed to appeal to users who prefer a shorter blade. Like its larger cousin, it too is a timeless classic that measures 4 1/4 inches closed and weighs a hefty 5.6 ounces. In addition, it features an elegant, semi-hollow ground, 3 inch clip point blade made from 420HC (high carbon) stainless steel (Rockwell Hardness unknown). It features high quality brass bolsters with rounded edges and increasingly rare Macassar Ebony wood slabs. … [Read more...]

Schatt and Morgan File and Wire series #3, edition #1, Mountain Man Lockback

Click Here for Pricing of the Schatt & Morgan File & Wire Series 3 Edition 1 The Schatt & Morgan File & Wire series #3, edition #1, “Mountain Man Lockback” is one of my favorite folding knife designs due to both the history behind this iconic American knife brand and the quality of craftsmanship it displays. I've been really looking forward to writing this pocket knife review, because I absolutely love this knife; and, after some research, I discovered some interesting facts and history behind … [Read more...]

Benchmade Model 581Barrage Folding Knife Review

The Benchmade model 581 Barrage folding knife is part of Benchmade’s Blue Class of tactical folding knives and it has an overall length of 8 3/8” and a closed length of 4 3/4”. In addition, it features a 3 9/16” flat ground, drop point, blade made from M390 Super Steel hardened 60 – 62 Rockwell with ambidextrous thumb studs and a spring assisted opening mechanism combined with Benchmade’s proprietary Axis Locking Mechanism. Last, it features an ergonomically designed handle with G10 slabs mated to aircraft grade … [Read more...]

Boker Folding Hunter Pocket Knife Review

For those of you who are not familiar with this particular model of folding knife, as the name implies, the Folding Hunter is a classic "Copperhead" handle design that traditionally features a very large, double-bladed, folding knife with both a clip point blade and a trailing point blade and it is specifically designed to take the place of a fixed blade knife for hunters who prefer a more compact design. In fact, every major American knife manufacturer that I am aware of either has or still does manufacture their … [Read more...]

Benchmade 710 McHenry Williams Pocket Knife Review

The Benchmade 710 McHenry Williams, unlike the majority of pocket knives,  is designed to be a sportsman's and outdoorsman's knife instead of a tactical folding knife. As a result, it features an overall length of 8 3/4 inches when open and 4 7/8 inches when closed and it has a satin finished, non-serrated, modified clip point blade that measures 3 7/8 inches in length and is made from D2 semi-stainless tool steel hardened to 60 to 62 Rockwell (wow!). In addition, the blade features ambidextrous thumb studs and … [Read more...]