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Tighe/CRKT Tighe TAC Two Clip Point.

BLADE U.: Your Knife Design Into Production

One question we often hear is, “How do I get my knife design reproduced by a factory knife company?” Here’s your answer. In the BLADE Show University class “Your Design Into Production” with custom knifemaker Brian Tighe and CRKT founder and chairman Rod Bremer, you can learn straight from the horses’ mouths the ins...

Nadeau's Cyclones.

Tomorrow’s Knife Trends Today

If you're looking for what the knife trends are in custom blades or what the knife trends are going to be later on in the factory cutlery industry, some of today's hottest custom folders is a great place to start.