Category Archives: knives

Which Knife is your Every Day Carry?

Over at a little blog called The Art of Manliness, they have an interesting post: Every Man Should Carry a Pocket Knife. Here’s an excerpt: 1st Century Romans created the first folding pocket knife. They made for easy carrying for … Continue reading

Every Day Carry Knives: price vs. quality

I recently spent some time looking for a new EDC (every day carry) knife. My criteria is probably the same as yours. I want the highest quality at the lowest price. The quality/price ratio is, in large part, what determined … Continue reading

A Review of the Griptilian 551 H2O folding knife

I’m writing from the point of view of prepping, not as an expert in knives. I recently purchased a Griptilian 551-S-H2O folding knife from Benchmade. I chose this knife specifically for emergency preparedness, so my review will be based on … Continue reading

EDC: Which knife do you carry and why?

Prepping is not only about being prepared for big disasters; it is a preparation for all kinds of scenarios, from small to great, from frequent to rare. Having a knife at hand can be useful in a wide range of … Continue reading

Butch On Survival Knives

Thoreau wrote a great article on survival knives about a month ago and I’ve been thinking a lot about this topic since then. ¬†Almost anyone who is active outdoors can understand the need to carry a knife with them at … Continue reading