Category: Knives

This Is What Happens When You Shoot X-Acto Knives Out of a Shotgun


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oembed rumble video here Flying knives? That’s right, these guys shoot X-Acto knives out of a shotgun.  These guys took 12 X-Acto knives, wired them together, stuck them to the end of their shotgun round, and then let them fly. WARNING: Don’t try this at home. A 12-gauge shotgun doesn’t need any help getting the job done,

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All the Best Camping Stores Should Have These 5 Things

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The best camping stores will have these things, otherwise you could find a better place. Spring is here and we’re already thinking about the awesome summer camping trips we have planned. We can’t wait to turn off the cell phone, stoke up the campfire and head down to the nearest lake with our fishing gear

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Lansky Professional Controlled-Angle System: 40 Years as the Top At-Home Sharpener


Professional Controlled-Angle System is the ultimate at-home device for getting a pro blade edge, with decades of experience at the top of the market. The crew at Lansky Sharpeners knows how to stay sharp, proven by their remarkably effective Professional Controlled-Angle System. It’s giving at-home sharpeners a major edge with the right tools to do the job

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Abel Fly Reels and Spyderco Collaborate to Create Stunning Folding Knife


Abel + Spyderco Native 5

Two years of research and development ended with the Abel + Spyderco Native 5. These two popular American manufacturers made a joint effort to target fly fisherman, and created a really unique knife in the process. The refined Native 5 knife dons a fully machined, aerospace-grade aluminum handle, optimized for grip and comfort. Abel makes

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The USA-Made Blade Fit for an Outdoorsman


Check out the Para Military™ 2, a Spyderco classic you can count on in any situation. Outdoorsmen looking for the best all-purpose knife to take into the wild can finally stop searching. One of the most popular knives in the Spyderco collection, the Para Military 2, stays faithful to the legacy of the original Para Military folding knife

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Blades and History: Rome and the Empire of the Gladius

The Gladius Hispaniensis

During Rome’s 2nd century B.C incursions into the Iberian Peninsula, its legions were introduced to the enemy’s sword of choice, the gladius hispaniensis. Knowing a good thing when they saw one, Roman designers moved on from earlier models of swords and adapted the gladius for common use.

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Video: Shooting X-Acto Knives Out of a Shotgun


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Flying knives? That’s right, these guys shoot X-Acto knives out of a shotgun.  These guys took twelve X-Acto knives, wired them together, stuck them to the end of their shotgun round, and then let them fly. WARNING: Don’t try this at home. A 12-gauge shotgun doesn’t need any help getting the job done, but these guys wanted

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Behind the Scenes with Benchmade Knife Company


We wanted to take you behind the scenes with Benchmade to see what ranks them amongst the best knife companies in the business. Over the course of three decades Benchmade has produced some of the world’s finest knives. Whether it’s balisongs, fixed blades, rescue hooks, or folders, Benchmade has certainly left their mark. We wanted to

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How the Iconic Buck Model 110 Folding Hunter Knife is Made

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The Buck Model 110 Folding Hunter is one of the most popular knife designs in history. Here’s how it’s made, from start to finish. Buck introduced the Model 110 Folding Hunter pocket knife to the public in 1964. Outdoorsmen absolutely loved the knife, as the company has sold more than 15 million over the last

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This Old School Knife/Pistol/Corkscrew Will Do the Trick


The Parisian Needlefire Knife-Pistol Combination is one interesting little piece of equipment. If you enjoy old gadgets and neat firearms of the past, we have got a treat for you. Originating from the 1860s-70s, this Parisian Needlefire Knife/Pistol is one sweet little collector’s item. This video breaks down every facet of this unique firearm and

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