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A History of Damascus

A History of Damascus

Posted by American Edge on Aug 18th 2020

Damascus steel is sought after for many reasons. Its history is intriguing, and its looks are majestic. Damascus steel isn’t just beautiful though- it can be high performance as well. Knives that feat … read more
The Bowie Knife: An American Blade with an Alluring Past

The Bowie Knife: An American Blade with an Alluring Past

Posted by American Edge on Jul 21st 2020

Perhaps the most famous American-made blade is the bowie knife. This symbol of the American frontier has historical ties to the old west and modern fixtures in hunting. It’s no wonder it’s been a favo … read more
How to Recognize a Quality Kitchen Knife (Pt. 2)

How to Recognize a Quality Kitchen Knife (Pt. 2)

Posted by American Edge on Jul 21st 2020

In our first installment, we discussed how to recognize a quality kitchen knife based on factors like weight, size, handles, and balance. However, we didn’t compare the composition of a knife. Stainle … read more
Essential Camping Gear and Accessories for Sportsmen

Essential Camping Gear and Accessories for Sportsmen

Posted by American Edge on Jun 22nd 2020

There’s nothing worse than planning a big camping or hunting trip, only to realize you forgot something vital after you arrive. There’s a reason they teach the boy scouts to be prepared–it’s essential … read more
How to Recognize a Quality Kitchen Knife (Pt. 1)

How to Recognize a Quality Kitchen Knife (Pt. 1)

Posted by American Edge on Jun 22nd 2020

When shopping for a kitchen knife, you want the best quality knives you can get at the lowest price. The problem is, quality knives are usually not inexpensive and cheap knives are often low in qualit … read more