Whether you're a hunter, outdoorsman, knife enthusiast, collector or experienced survivalist, learning the basics of knife sharpening often takes a backseat to more pressing matters.
“You could poll 10 people and have 10 different opinions on what the ideal EDC knife is,” suggests Dan Weidner of Boker USA.
Fairbanks, Alaska, knifemaker Mark Knapp not only built and reportedly patented a cool .1911 Combat Survivor Knife, but he recently received some well-deserved press on the piece.
This gentleman was interested in buying the "First 25 years of BLADE Collection: 1973-1997" DVD.
The reasons to have knives photographed are many.
These are models some of the largest knife manufacturers in the world plan to debut at the show, so consider this a "sneak peek," if you will.
An informative article written by Mike Haskew on how traveling with knives presents challenges is posted on the American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) website.