Knife Reviews

LATEST REVIEWS
The latest five knife reviews are shown here, but are also included in the listings below, by section and alphabetical order.

  • Knife Review: Viper Tecnocut Dan 1 and Dan 2

    Knife Review: Viper Tecnocut Dan 1 and Dan 2

    Could the Dan (1 and 2) by Viper Tecnocut be the perfect EDC knife? It was during a meeting with Tommaso Rumici (the designer of the Dan) about a completely different fixed blade design of his, that Tommaso produced a Dan 2 from his pocket and handed it to me. …
  • Knife Review: Lionsteel B40 and M1

    Knife Review: Lionsteel B40 and M1

    It was at IWA 2019 I first got to handle the new Lionsteel B40, but the show knives were pre-production samples as there were still a few manufacturing tweaks left to finalise; it took a little longer to get hold of this final production model. Another strong design by Mik …
  • Knife Review: Spyderco Subvert

    Knife Review: Spyderco Subvert

    Spyderco’s Subvert is a knife I was drawn to straight away, but I did not expect it to make such an impression on me. Ok, it’s bright orange, so is going to get my attention; orange being one of my favoured colours for keeping track of things. But there is …
  • Knife Review: Extrema Ratio Fulcrum II D Desert Warfare

    Knife Review: Extrema Ratio Fulcrum II D Desert Warfare

    Extrema Ratio have built a reputation for making super strong knives; in this review of the Fulcrum II D ‘Heavy Folder’, we are taking that detailed ‘Tactical Reviews look’ at this re-launched folding knife. ‘Overbuilt’ is often used to describe knives with heavy construction, but is not how I would …
  • Knife Review: Oberland Arms Jager Sepp

    Knife Review: Oberland Arms Jager Sepp

    Finding Oberland Arms’ knives was an outstanding highlight of IWA 2018, and it became a mission of mine to review them. A happy coincidence that one other IWA 2018 highlight happened to be another knife designed by Tommaso Rumici who is the designer of the Jager Sepp on review here. …

KNIFE SHOWCASE
Chris Reeve Knives (CRK) Inkosi Upgrade / Customisation
Spyderco Shaman – The knife that nearly passed me by
Knives UK 2017
Spyderco Euro Edge (Ed Schempp design)
BKS Gembloux 2017 Knife Show
BUCK 110 Hunter and Hunter Pro

KNIFE SPECIALS
Dive Knives 2016 – Mega Test Review

KNIFE SHARPENERS
DMT Aligner ProKit and DuoSharp 10″ Bench Stone
Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker (Sharpener)

KNIFE REVIEWS
Benchmade 112S H2O (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Böker Plus Kwaiken Damascus/Damast (3.5″ blade – Odins Eye Damasteel)
Böker Plus Kwaiken Mini Flipper
Buck Compadre Chopping Froe
Buck – Group Review – Selkirk, Compadre Chopping Froe and Kinetic Fishing Spear
Buck Kinetic Fishing Spear
Buck Selkirk
Chris Reeve Knives Large Inkosi
Chris Reeve Knives Nyala (Insingo blade)
Cold Steel Espada XL G-10
Cressi Alligator (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Cressi Giant Knife (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
CRKT GO-N-HEAVY (Plain and Veff Serrated Versions)
CRKT Homefront and Homefront Tactical with ‘Field Strip’ Technology
Extrema Ratio Fulcrum II D Desert Warfare
Extrema Ratio MAMBA
Extrema Ratio RAO II
Extrema Ratio TASK J
Fällkniven F1 Pro
Fox Suru – Exclusive Heinnie Haynes Edition
Gerber Strongarm
Hinderer Knives XM-Slippy
Lionsteel B40 and M1
Lionsteel M4
Lionsteel T5 MI
Lionsteel TM1 CF
MIL-TAC MTF-4 Tanto (3.75″ blade – N690Co Steel)
Morakniv – A Look at the Classics
Morakniv Eldris with Fire Starter
Morakniv Garberg with Leather Sheath and Multi-Mount
Morakniv Kansbol with Multi-Mount
Oberland Arms Jager Sepp
Ontario Knife Company Black Bird SK-4
Ontario Knife Company Black Bird SK-5
Ontario Knife Company – Group Review
Ontario Knife Company RTAK-II
Ontario Knife Company’s Ranger RD Tanto
Pohl Force Prepper One (Tactical)
Promate Barracuda (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Promate KF505 Blunt (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Promate KF593 Ti ‘Scuba’, (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Promate Line Cutter (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Promate Seal Folder (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Ruger GO-N-HEAVY (Plain and Veff Serrated Versions)
MEGA Review: SOG Knives Bladelights – Fixed and Folders (AA, AAA, CR2032)
Spartan Blades’ Harsey Model II (6.125″ blade – S35VN)
Spartan Blades PALLAS Button Lock
Spyderco Assist Salt (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Spyderco Bradley Bowie
Spyderco Hundred Pacer
Spyderco PITS folder (Non-locking – Sub 3″ – Titanium – N690Co)
Spyderco Schempp Bowie (3.7″ blade – CPM S30V)
Spyderco Shaman – The knife that nearly passed me by
Spyderco Sliverax
Spyderco SpydieChef
Spyderco Subvert
Spyderco Tatanka folder (5″ blade – VG-10)
Viper by Tecnocut Dan 1 and Dan 2
Whitby & Co DK9 (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Whitby & Co DK11 (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Whitby & Co DK511/14 (Dive Knives 2016 – Detail Review)
Zero Tolerance 0095BW
Zero Tolerance 0630 (Emerson Design)