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Automatic and Assisted Open Knives: Practical or Tactical?

Automatic and Assisted Open Knives: Practical or Tactical?

Posted by American Edge on May 26th 2020

The debate has gone on for some time. Which style is best: automatic or assisted knives? While some say automatic knives are mostly for show, others prefer the style over any other for their efficienc … read more
Care for Your Knives: Basic Maintenance and Cleaning Tips

Care for Your Knives: Basic Maintenance and Cleaning Tips

Posted by American Edge on Apr 9th 2020

To keep a knife in good working order, you’ll need to take care of them. Simple maintenance and cleaning rituals will protect your knives and prolong their lives.Basic Knife CleaningStart by wiping aw … read more
Knife Laws and Legislation in the United States

Knife Laws and Legislation in the United States

Posted by American Edge on Mar 24th 2020

The laws that govern how a person can carry, purchase, or own a knife are varied throughout the United States. It can be tough to understand what is legal and what is illegal, especially as the laws c … read more
Knife 101: The Anatomy of a Knife

Knife 101: The Anatomy of a Knife

Posted by American Edge on Mar 10th 2020

Each section of a knife and their specific attributes and features can be difficult to remember. The basic anatomy of a knife can be divided into two parts: the handle and the blade. Let’s go over the … read more