Tactical Knives

November 2007

presented by

tactical-knives-nov-2007-1.jpgFEATURES
SABERTOOTH HITS THE TRAIL
By John Larsen
Jefferson Spivey once rode a horse from coast to coast. That trip inspired this hard-working blade.

“LEGAL” HIDEAWAYS By Dave Spaulding
Ernest Emerson’s new “Snubby” and Bullnose Karambit folders deliver legal-friendly blades under 3 inches, with a true big-knife feel.

BORN-AGAIN FINNISH CLASSIC By Steven Dick
Cold Steel’s Sisu and Finn Bear blades bring back memories of the precious Finnish classic, the Wirkkala puukko.

BUSH BLADE PERFECTION! By Dan Shechtman
Wilderness expert Mors Kochanski picks a knife that’s ready to take on the backcountry.

FROM FIELD TO FREEZER By Len McDougall
Outdoor Edge Butcher-Pro and Game Processor Hunting Kits provide all the blades and tools you need to dress out and package game and fish.

.45 OWNER’S BEST FRIEND! By Terrill Hoffman
Caspian’s Pocketsmith 11 is the multi-tool invented and made to make life easier for .45 auto owners.

BALISONG BEYOND BASICS By Paul Markel
Benchmade’s new Morpho is a compact butterfly blade that backs up its striking looks with performance.

BIGGER, BETTER DOZIER By Steven Dick
Experience teaches that “bigger” isn’t always “better.” But KA-BAR’s new Bob Dozier folder is a big winner.

FIT FOR A KING By Ralph Mroz
Two new “Ruler” folders from Allen Elishewitz and CRKT work exactly the way they look: Superbly!

SURVIVAL KNIFE WORKSHOP By Terrill Hoffman
Gathered for their annual camping trip, these knife enthusiasts test blades, talk theories, and learn new skills.

COLUMNS
ON THE POINT
By Steven Dick

COLLECTOR’S CORNER By Leroy Thompson

STREET SMARTS By Jerry VanCook

MAKE MINE AUTOMATIC By Chuck Karwan

BOOK & VIDEO REVIEWS By Steven Dick

THE STEEL BIN By Durwood Hollis

TACTICAL CUSTOMS

THE KEEN EDGE By Steven Dick

HUNTING KNIVES By Durwood Hollis

NEW & SHARP
TacOps/Folding Knife Sheath/Japanese Cutlery/BlackHawk Folders/Buck Limited Edition

KITCHEN CUTLERY By Steven Dick

SURVIVAL By Dan Shechtman

IT HAPPENED TO ME! Bush Whacked