April 21, 2021

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How to Use a Whetstone

How to Use a Whetstone to Sharpen Knives

Knowing how to use a whetstone to sharpen a knife helps you get close and intimate to the work. It also often results in a better sharpening—and, frankly, it just feels more satisfying! You can sharpen your knives in any number of ways. There are electric sharpeners, filing systems, and belt systems. Many manufacturers even […]

Zero Tolerance 0707

Zero Tolerance 0707 EDC Folding Knife Review

Zero Tolerance 0707 Features a Sleek, Lightweight Design As a tool guy, my EDC pocket knife does a lot of dirty work in less than ideal conditions. While that’s not the kind of environment I envision taking the Zero Tolerance 0707 into there’s a lot to be said for this sleek, lightweight knife. Pros Sleek […]

Zero Tolerance 0357

Zero Tolerance 0357 Hands-On Review

Premium Quality ZT Knife with an Affordable Price Tag We’re pretty well-acquainted with Zero Tolerance at this point, having reviewed a number of these knives already . The ZT line always uses quality components and top-quality stainless steel. We feel the brand consistently designs rock-solid EDC knives that look good and just work. However, when […]

Leatherman Free Collection Adds K Series

“Leatherman” has become synonymous with multitools over its 35-year history. But recently, the company has launched into some new territory. The Leatherman Free Collection is a new series of multitools designed for easier accessibility and a sleeker feel. The Leatherman Free Collection features a first-of-its-kind magnetic architecture that makes it easier to open, use, and […]

Review9.4(out of 10)

Zero Tolerance 0022 Knife Review

As the Smallest Knife in the Line, the Zero Tolerance 0022 is Growing on Me Every knife in my collection earns its place with a combination of genuine functionality and unique design. When the Zero Tolerance 0022 showed up, its miniscule size made me see its uniqueness right away. But functionality? I was skeptical. After […]

Kershaw Seguin Folding Knife Review

Kershaw Seguin Traces its Roots Back to the 1800s The Kershaw Seguin is a Les George design tracing its roots back to the Texas Revolution in late 1835 to early 1836. Among many military achievements before and after, Juan Seguin accepted the formal surrender of Mexican forces at the Alamo as a representative of the […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Zero Tolerance 0393GLCF

Zero Tolerance 0393GLCF Review

ZT Adds Some Flair To Their Already Succesful 0393 Model When ZT introduced the 0393 last year, it was an instant success. This time around, the Made in the USA Zero Tolerance 0393GLCF brings the same Rick Hinderer design, premium steel, and build quality as the last model, with a couple of new features as well. […]

Knife Blade Grinds

Much thought and discussion has gone into types of blade shapes that various knives possess—and many have their favorites (the tactical Tanto blade is mine) but the way a blade is sharpened has possibly even more to do with how well a blade will cut. It will also, more importantly, determine how likely it is […]