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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
What kind of steel is in my Buck knife?

What kind of steel is in my Buck knife?

Posted by Jordan Saldana on Oct 24th 2017

Buck has always used specially heat treated steels. The below list holds accurate today unless the knife is otherwise marked with another steel choice.Pre 1981: 440C Stainless Steel1981-1992: 425M Sta … read more
Buck 293 Harley Davidson V-Twin Series Collection Information

Buck 293 Harley Davidson V-Twin Series Collection Information

Posted by Jordan Saldana on Sep 12th 2017

The following is the complete set of Buck 293 Harley Davidson V-Twin Series knives in order:-Edition I Flathead-Edition II Knucklehead-Edition III Panhead-Edition IV Shovelhead-Edition V Evolution … read more