Sunday Long-Read: How Japanese Knives Are Made

The full title of this wonderful article is How Japanese Knives Are Made: Behind the Scenes With Master Forgers . It begins with a relatively thorough primer on the basics of Japanese knives, and then it dives deeper in to the manufacturing process by focusing on the forgers of a unique cooperative of knifemakers in Echizen, Japan. From […]

New for 2018: The Benchmade 200 Puukko

Two of my favorite things begin with the letters B and P. That could very well be beer and peanut butter, but in this case its Benchmade and puukko; two words I never really imagined I’d be saying in the same sentence. I’ve carried a lot of Benchmades over the years, both casually and professionally, […]