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Keep Your Zero Tolerance Knives Sharper

Many Zero Tolerance knives are made with super steels like CPM-20CV and S30V that are renowned for their strength, toughness, and edge retention. The unfortunate reality of this realization is that some users may be lulled into the false sense of security that these knives are bombproof or that the steel is maintenance-free. This is the “gateway mindset” into tool abuse.Yes, “super” blade steels are generally very strong and corrosion resistant, and due to the fact that many of them have a…See More
Dec 13, 2022
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The Zero Tolerance Pocket Knife (0562) and CPM-20CV: The Steel Makes the Knife

One of the top-selling ZT knives in the industry is the 0562. This Zero Tolerance pocket knife has been a top performer for many years.It’s also been upgraded several times. First, it was made with Elmax steel, then M390, then CTS-204p, before being upgraded one more time with a CPM-20CV blade.It’s interesting to note that all of these are superstar steels and that the 0562 has been a heavy hitter since its inception.But nonetheless, the steel makes the knife. Let’s take a look at what makes…See More
Dec 1, 2022
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The Steel Makes the Knife: About SK-5

If you look up “best Cold Steel tanto knife” or just “best tanto style knife,” you’re going to run into the Cold Steel Recon Tanto pretty quickly.Elegant lines, a tanto-style point with plenty of strength and integrity, and a grippy Kray-Ex handle round out this knife. It’s a workhorse through and through.But, like many other tools (most, even) the steel chemistry is what defines it, and this one is made with SK-5. Here’s what you need to know.Carbon Content SK-5 is a budget Japanese steel…See More
Nov 29, 2022
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Best Folding Knife Locks: A Guide

Looking for the best folding knife lock? Consider the following as they are the most common in the industry.Lockback Lockbacks are one of the oldest styles of folding knife locks, and they are also among the strongest. These consist of a spring tensioner bar and a lock bar that keeps the knife closed, and fits into a notch at the top of the knife blade, locking it open.Knives like the Buck 110 Folding Hunter feature this knife lock type. They are very strong and easy to engage with one hand,…See More
Nov 4, 2022
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4 Good Pocket Knife Brands Not to Let Fly Under the Radar

We all know Gerber, Case, Great Eastern Cutlery, and ESEE. These are some of the greats in the knife industry that have held it down for ages.But there are other good pocket knife brands in this industry that are every ounce as deserving of your respect and commendation as these high fliers.Let’s take a look at some of them.Schrade Schrade is by no means a new player in the knife industry and has been around in some form or other since 1860. However, in recent times, when Schrade offloaded…See More
Oct 19, 2022
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Keep Your Zero Tolerance Knives Sharper

Posted on December 13, 2022 at 6:05am 0 Comments

Many Zero Tolerance knives are made with super steels like CPM-20CV and S30V that are renowned for their strength, toughness, and edge retention.





The unfortunate reality of this realization is that some users may be lulled into the false sense of security that these knives are bombproof or that the steel is maintenance-free. This is the “gateway mindset” into tool abuse.

Yes, “super” blade steels…

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The Zero Tolerance Pocket Knife (0562) and CPM-20CV: The Steel Makes the Knife

Posted on December 1, 2022 at 5:20am 0 Comments

One of the top-selling ZT knives in the industry is the 0562. This Zero Tolerance pocket knife has been a top performer for many years.

It’s also been upgraded several times. First, it was made with Elmax steel, then M390, then CTS-204p, before being upgraded one more time with a CPM-20CV blade.

It’s interesting to note that all of these are superstar steels and that the…

Continue

The Steel Makes the Knife: About SK-5

Posted on November 29, 2022 at 6:13am 0 Comments

If you look up “best Cold Steel tanto knife” or just “best tanto style knife,” you’re going to run into the Cold Steel Recon Tanto pretty quickly.

Elegant lines, a tanto-style point with plenty of strength and integrity, and a grippy Kray-Ex handle round out this knife. It’s a workhorse through and through.

But, like many other tools (most, even) the steel chemistry is what…

Continue

Best Folding Knife Locks: A Guide

Posted on November 4, 2022 at 5:34am 0 Comments

Looking for the best folding knife lock? Consider the following as they are the most common in the industry.

Lockback

Lockbacks are one of the oldest styles of folding knife locks, and they are also among the strongest. These consist of a spring tensioner bar and a lock bar that keeps the knife closed, and fits into a notch at the top of the knife blade, locking it open.…

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