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Knife Specific Discussion

The place to be for general knife discussion.

  1. General Knife Discussion

    Your area to discuss knives in general: Folders, Fixed blades, Swords & knife related equipment, etc. Take off topic posts to the Community Center & manufacturer specific questions to their respective forums.
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    Latest: How to determine value? Paranrs, Jun 28, 2017 at 2:47 AM
  2. Axe, Tomahawk, & Hatchet Forum

    Hawk Talk at its finest!
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    Latest: Don't do it Curt Hal, Jun 28, 2017 at 1:19 AM
  3. Bernard Levine's Knife Collecting & Identification

    Moderated by Bernard Levine, "The Knife Expert"; author of Levine's Guide to Knives and their Values, Blade Magazine Correspondent (since 1974) and Knife World Editor (since 1978).
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  4. Custom & Handmade Knives

    Your place to find information about custom knives.
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    28,400
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    413,554
  5. Giveaway, Contest & Raffle Forum

    A place to pay it forward, help others, and raise awareness. Subject to the same rules as the exchange forums when it comes to self promotion. Restricted to Gold or higher members for replies.
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    4,720
    Latest: Please delete JupiterPaladin, Jun 7, 2017
  6. The Gallery

    Your place to post pictures of your knives - Art Knives, One-of-a-kind Customs, Tacticals, or Heirlooms.
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    9,782
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    77,291
    Latest: The Crocodile Hunter Billy The Blade, Jun 28, 2017 at 1:56 AM
  7. Kitchen Cutlery & Tools

    Ya gotta eat, and what you use in the kitchen makes a big difference.
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    12,962
    Latest: Unknown japanese knife Geraldo Leão, Jun 27, 2017 at 7:44 PM
  8. Knife Laws

    Your place to discuss the laws that affect us "Knife Nuts"
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    44,571
    Latest: California OTF laws Critter, Jun 27, 2017 at 7:03 PM
  9. Knife Reviews & Testing

    The place to come for actual first hand information on specific knives and how they perform. Your own personal Consumer Reports of Knives.
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    9,254
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    135,370
    Latest: Real Steel Megalodon flipper Mo2, Jun 26, 2017 at 1:21 AM
  10. Multi-tools & Multi-purpose Knives

    Discuss all aspects of Multi-Tools, Swiss Army style knives, & related equipment.
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    6,172
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    82,613
    Latest: Bottle openers obsolete? jaime_lion, Jun 28, 2017 at 2:09 AM
  11. Maintenance, Tinkering & Embellishment

    Your how-to area for discussion on sharpeners, rust prevention, alteration & more.
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    261,879
    Latest: Super polished edges Chris "Anagarika", Jun 28, 2017 at 1:59 AM
  12. Pass-Around Forum for Knives & Gadgets

    By popular demand, the Pass-Around Forum is a central location for members to "try" knives & such for a short time.
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    29,415
  13. Razors, Scissors, & Personal Grooming

    As the saying goes - you never get a second chance to make a first impression. Your place to discuss the equipment you use everyday.
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    10,798
    Latest: First DE stargawker, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:53 PM
  14. Sheaths & Such

    They hold your knives & tools. Yeah.
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    5,636
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    48,762
    Latest: Sheath Leather ANovinc, Jun 27, 2017 at 11:22 AM
  15. Sword Discussion

    The place to discuss all aspects of swords and sword fighting from the traditional style of the Samurai to modern European fencing, you will find it here.
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    35,903
    Latest: short shortsword rpn, Jun 27, 2017 at 9:38 AM
  16. Throwing Knives & Knife Throwing

    Hosted by Bobby Branton, of The American Knife Throwers Alliance. All aspects of throwing discussed!
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  17. Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades

    Discussion of classic Hunters, Trappers, Lockbacks, Slipjoints, Skinners and other classic designs
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    838,670
    Latest: Bladeforums Knife for 2017 - 6/26 Update! maxfazz, Jun 28, 2017 at 3:01 AM