Single Bevel vs Double Bevel knives

double bevel knife

Before using a knife, the first thing you look at is how sharp the edges are. The sharper the blade, the easier your work, and that’s why your knife’s bevel is crucial.  The slant or angle that slopes your knife’s edge determines how sharp it will be. Different types of knives have various sharpness angles … Read more

What is A Caping Knife and what is it used for?

caping knife

If you are into outdoor adventure, especially hunting, you could have plenty of knives for different uses. But for skinning, nothing offers the perfect convenience, like a caping knife. This hunting knife is the go-to tool and a vital knife in helping you finish your kill with perfect skinning. However, the dilemma is whether a … Read more

Are Ceramic Knives Good? (Everything you need to know)

Ceramic knives

As the name implies, ceramic knife is made from tough and durable ceramic, primarily zirconium dioxide, also known as zirconia. They are available in different brands and are affordable compared to knives made from steel.  Also, they come in a variety of colors. If you have been considering getting a new ceramic knife set, you … Read more

9 Reasons Why Some Knife Blades Have Holes

holes on the knife

The selection of knives is largely dependent on the knives’ quality, durability, characteristics, and efficiency in operation. You must have come across blades with varying features, with the presence of holes being a more pronounced feature. Unless you have purchased and used the knife, it is not easy to understand the importance of holes on … Read more

What Is A Ballistic Knife?

what is a ballistic knife

A ballistic knife is a knife with a detachable blade that is propelled by a spring-operated mechanism, elastic material, or compressed gas. The detachable blade is propelled on the press of a trigger or a switch on the handle. Once ejected, the blade can reach several meters or yards towards the targeted direction. The blade … Read more

Santoku vs Chef knife. Which is better?

Santoku vs Chef knife. Which is better?

Santoku and Chef’s Knife – The main differences The main difference between a Santoku knife and a Chef knife is that a Santoku knife is from Japan and features no tip while a chef knife is from the western world and has a tip. Another key notable difference is that most Japanese Santoku knives feature … Read more

What is a Wasp Injection Knife?

What is a Wasp injection knife

There are a few special knives out in the world that can do some serious damage. From cutting up an apple to killing a huge prey like a shark, these blades will make sure you’re ready for anything! One type of this kind of knife is a wasp injection knife. In 2008 a group of … Read more

What is a Rostfrei Knife?

4116 stainless steel

Rostfrei is a German word that means rust-free or stainless. Therefore, Rostfrei knife refers to a stainless steel knife made in Germany. Note that this is not a knife brand but simply a German Knife made with rust-free steel like 440A, 440B, or 420 stainless steel. The first Rostfrei knife in Germany was manufactured in … Read more