Best Of — Knives

Lizardly Enlightenment


Knife Manufacturer Steel Will’s Lightweight Gekko Can Handle Field Or Foe. Steel Will is a relatively new knife manufacturer, but

Browning With Bite!


This Gun Manufacturer’s Perfect Storm Offers Some Wicked Slice. Private label knives by firearms manufacturers run the gamut from highly

Stew On This


The CRKT HCK1 Is A Grub Rustlin’ Fixed-Blade Par Excellence. For the most part, the kitchen-knife boom lighting up the

Affordable Wizardry


Klecker Knives’ Cordovan Offers Mighty Fine Slice For The Price. Glenn Klecker is an extraordinary guy who doesn’t build ordinary

Silent Slice!


Bad Blood Scores Another Hit With The Mosier Wisper. If there were a Best of Show award for the name

High-Tech Dog Tag


Spyderco Just Keeps On Pushing The Design Envelope. There’s one thing you can always count on in the cutlery industry:

Survival Steel!


TOPS Knives’ BOB Fieldcraft Knife Is Ready To Go Out And Tame The Wilderness. Around five or so years ago

Upswept Steel!


Emerson Knives’ Hatin Serves Up A Dish Of Persian Spice. Of all the blades styles man has offered up over

Arkansas Thoroughbred


Bob Dozier’s Little Workhorse Is A Lightweight Wonder. Arkansas knifemaker Bob Dozier’s reputation for making rough and tumble, whipsaw sharp,

Bring The Heat


DPx Gear Loads Up The Features On Its Pint-Size HEAT/F Folder. Back in 2010, DPx Gear’s first folding knife, the

Peak Performance!


SCAR Blades’ High Country Fixed-Blade Handles Hard Duty With Ease. SCAR Blades is a relative newcomer to the tactical segment

Pure Spydie!


Spyderco’s Domino Pin Carries On Their Frame-Lock Series In The Family Tradition. Spyderco has always been a company of diverse

My Little Friend


SOG’s Kiku Makes For A Great Daily Companion. Meet my little friend Kiku. Don’t make the mistake of judging by