The makers to watch in 2015, how sharp 80CrV2 high-carbon steel can be, the sharpest stories of 2014 and more are in the new BLADE®, on newsstands now!
ABS master smith John White passed away Oct. 4 after a short illness. He was 71. He won honors for his work at four of the past five BLADE Shows.
The question of What are the best blade steels might be better posed as What will the knife be used for?
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Get the lowdown on the latest knife hotbed of Russia in the new BLADE®—on newsstands NOW! Sporting the Hati flipper folder by Russia’s hot knifemaking brother team of Sergei and Igor Shirogorov on the cover, the March BLADE features the headline story on the explosion of all things knife in Mother Russia. From the...
Damascus steel has fascinated blade enthusiasts since 11th-century Crusaders first brought tales of it home from the Crusades—and the steel lives in style today on many of the custom knife industry’s leading blades. One of the things that makes damascus so appealing is the almost infinite number of patterns in which it is forged....