Knives

Cold Steel Bushman with Secure-Ex sheath

Cold Steel Bushman with Secure-Ex sheath

I recently purchased a Cold Steel Bushman, with the *new* Secure-Ex sheath and included ferrocerium fire steel. I've always been interested in the Bushman, I really like the idea of a minimalist survival knife that can be modified and tweaked to suit the user. The Bushman is a very simple ...Continue reading
Byrd Meadowlark 2

Byrd Meadowlark 2

One of best value EDC knives available. The Byrd Meadowlark 2 is basically a cheaper version of the Spyderco Delica, minus the brand name price, and with 8Cr13MoV steel instead of VG-10. If you can get past the Meadowlark blade being 8Cr13MoV, which IS a perfectly good steel, then there's ...Continue reading
Derma-Safe folding utility knife

Derma-Safe folding utility knife

The Derma-Safe folding utility knife isn't exactly a knife... it's more of a surgical tool. It's basically a stainless steel razor blade in a very handy, very light weight folding handle. It weighs only 8 grams, and is 3 inches when closed, which makes it perfect for your EDC first ...Continue reading
Leatherman Squirt PS4

Leatherman Squirt PS4

Of all the multitools and pocket knives that I own, there are 2 that I would never hesitate to recommend to people - they are the Leatherman Wave, and the Leatherman Squirt PS4. I carry a Leatherman Squirt with me nearly every day. The knife, scissors, and pliers alone are ...Continue reading
KA-BAR Dozier Folding Hunter

KA-BAR Dozier Folding Hunter

The KA-BAR Dozier Folding Hunter is an award winning folding lock back designed by Bob Dozier, it's also one of the best value and most practical EDC knives available. Although it's not incredibly fast to deploy, the Folding Hunter is very light weight, and very comfortable to carry. It's available ...Continue reading
Spyderco Bug – the ultimate keychain knife

Spyderco Bug – the ultimate keychain knife

The Syperco Bug is the smallest knife in the Spyrderco range. At only 41mm closed and 12 grams in weight, it's small enough and light enough to carry on your keychain and forget that you've got it, until you need it. I've been carrying a Syperco Bug on my keychain ...Continue reading
Opinel #8 folding knife

Opinel #8 folding knife

Opinel make some of the best value folding knives available, and their medium sized folders make for very nice EDC knives - especially if you want to carry something non threatening and non tactical. Opinels come in a variety of sizes, the larger the number, the larger the blade - ...Continue reading
Mora 711 Craftline carbon steel knife

Mora 711 Craftline carbon steel knife

Everyone knows that Mora knives are ridiculously good value for money, and the Mora 711 carbon steel Craftline is no exception. The Mora 711 is an excellent camp knife that will comfortably deal with everything from food preparation to light baton wood work. The Mora 711 is available in carbon ...Continue reading