Author Archives: Ben Sobieck

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.

BLADE Honored for Stance Against Counterfeit Knives

From the American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) presented its inaugural Integrity Award to BLADE and F+W for contributions to work against counterfeit knives. The presentation took place at the recent BLADE Show awards reception in Atlanta. The BLADE Show is world’s largest annual knife event; F+W is a media...

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...

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...