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Ben Sobieck

About Ben Sobieck

Ben Sobieck is the online editor for BLADE and administrator of blademag.com. His top interests include outdoors knives, classy EDCs, current events issues and any blade with a great story behind it. Contact him at ben.sobieck@fwmedia.com.

People’s Choice Knife Of The Year®: Taylor Brands Schrade SCHF36 Frontier Knife.

2015 Knife of the Year® Awards Recognize Best in Blades

Atlanta, Georgia (June 6, 2015) – Awards recognizing the highest achievement in the custom and factory knife industries were bestowed the evening of Saturday, June 6, 2015, at the BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) in the Cobb Galleria. Representatives from BLADE Magazine (www.blademag.com) distributed Knife of the Year® awards in 15 categories. Two of the awards—Industry...

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Talon EDC Tactical Knife: Blazing Fast to Deploy

A simple, minimalist concept with great cutting power in a compact, discreet package. The new Talon tactical knife is extremely quick to access and easier to retain in a struggle or emergency situation than any other knife design. Smart Design The unique custom-fitted Talon can be deployed without impacting the normal use of your...

Steel Will Bruiser

Featured Knife: Steel Will Bruiser

Big. Powerful. Reliable. If the Steel Will Bruiser looks familiar, that’s because it was on the cover of BLADE‘s Spring 2015 Knife Guide. Here’s why it’s also a Blademag.com Featured Knife. The Steel Will Bruiser is a folder created for the most challenging tasks. With an overall length of just over 9-inches, this powerful folding knife has...

SW Bruiser

Knife Industry Opportunity: Steel Will Knives Seeks Sales Representation

New York, NY- STEEL WILL KNIVES, a premium knife manufacturer, fuses the finest steel with extremely practical and innovative designs, producing the highest standards of quality by using the most modern methods of production. STEEL WILL Knives currently has three distinctive lines, Tactical, Outdoor and Urban, creating over 25 quality cutting tools. STEEL WILL’s...

Benchmade-Tumult

New Knife Alert: HK Tumult Law Enforcement/Military Elite Edition

A partnership between Benchmade and Kroll International, a supplier of military and law enforcement products, offers a new take on the Heckler & Koch Tumult. Sporting special handle colors and a lasermarked blade, this special edition is available only through Kroll and its retail partners. “We are excited to be able to partner with...