Knife Videos

Knife videos are videos of any number of knife activities, including the making, sharpening, embellishing, etc., of knives, as well as their use. The videos may range from simple overviews of knife subjects to in-depth tutorials including artisans taking you step-by-step through a knifemaking process in the confines of their shop, offering tips and other advice, etc. The instructors filmed in the videos can range from those with whom you may not be all that familiar to some of the world’s greatest names in knives, including Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame© members Bill Moran and Bob Loveless, and also Steve Johnson, Harvey Dean and many others.

Video Knife Test: The M-2 Tactical Short Sword

This video is to show what kind of abuse Our M-2 tactical short sword is capable of. This is only a few of the tests we perform. BLADE Recommends If sword skills are your thing, check out the book, Cutting Targets with the Japanese Sword. It’s full of information on the...

ABS New England Hammer-In – Cutting Demonstration

The Cutting Demonstration was sponsored by the American Bladesmith Society at its 4th New England Hammer-In at the New England School of Metalwork (NESM) earlier this month in Auburn, Maine. BLADE Recommends Before you can enter competitions like this one, you’ll need a “big kid” knife sharpening system. Check out the...

Video Knife Test: TOPS CUMA Tak-Ri 2.0

This tactical to practical khukri made by TOPS knives was designed by Waysun Johnny Tsai of CUMA RAM. His 25+ years of experience as an instructor led him to design a CQB battle knife called the Cuma Tak-Ri. The 2.0 version takes the success of its predecessor, and makes it more...

The History of KA-BAR Knives

The history of KA-BAR Knives and the production of the iconic KA-BAR USMC Fighting/Utility knife. There’s a great article in the May 2011 issue of BLADE that covers KA-BAR’s re-emergence as a major knife industry player. Click here to download that issue as a PDF.