Who needs a “gravity knife”? Woman stabs fellow rider with high-heel in subway brawl

Since rape-enabling Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance Jr.  seems determined to rid his borough of dangerous objects such as common pocket knives, he might want to begin a campaign against women’s shoes as well. A brawl broke out on a recent Queens-bound subway ride, and an unknown woman stabbed a stranger in the head with her high-heel shoe. […]

Video: Forging a katana from a coil spring

It has been a while since I have been sucked into a time-lapse forging video, but this one got me. It is by Jake Fowler of Jake’s Custom Knives. Jake is a 22 year old maker who seems to specialize in forging blades from reclaimed steel. His “About Jake” page is really thorough, and apparently […]

TTAK News Digest: 6/22/18

Greetings and Salutations. I hope that everyone’s week went by swiftly. Here are some links to distract you from otherwise meaningful work at hand this fine Friday. BEAR AND SONS ADDING FULL-STAINLESS BALISONG: Expanding its line of butterfly knives available to consumers, Bear & Son Cutlery added the all-new SS14 Butterfly Knife to its lineup, offering an […]