Knife pioneer

Photo SHUTTERSTOCK.COMFirmu CAMILLUS Cutlery can be safely called the patriarch of modern American manufacturers mass production of knives. And not in a metaphorical sense! Today, it is undoubtedly the oldest among American businesses. Modern technology of knives — it's almost safe machining, Hammer smith — manual or mechanical — It does not apply to today's mass-produced blades.The history of this company is quite remarkable… In its origins was Adolph Kastor, son of Jewish immigrants from Germany, settled in New York in 1870. Economic activity of 14-year-old Read more [...]
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The cut in the XXI century?

Knife is one of the first tools man survived the Stone and Bronze Ages and is firmly entrenched in the iron. Since the first steel knives, much has changed, but the principle remains the same cut. Tungsten carbide is very wear-resistant, but the blade of the knife had not made. It is sprayed onto the cutting edges, the instruments used in the sharpening. Knife — This steel strip with a wedge-shaped cross-section, the pointed tip at one end and a handle on the other. But nowadays blades can be made not only in steel. Let's see, from what and how to make knives rare nowadays.DAMASCUS Read more [...]
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Moose Bay

So, you have extracted a moose or two better. For primary treatment we need the following.Singeing very carefully, long and tedious. Cleans the course of the play knife burnt wool. It is better to do it right below the fire if the knife is not a pity.Finally we get the following:Thoroughly wash, clean off the residue with a sponge coke, cut nostrils and we clean carbon deposits inside.Mode small pieces lip. Larger pieces of chopped onions and carrots.Fry in sunflower oil lip on the rapid fire 10 minutes.Dumped everything in utyatnitsu. If it is not, fit and pan.Fill it with water, salt, pepper Read more [...]
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My friend kukri

Kukri knives history extends far into the "dark ages", some researchers believe that these swords were known BC. In museums you can see samples of knives dating from XIV and XV century of our ery.Kak any ancient weapons, which managed to maintain its shape and scope, kukri overgrown with legends and myths.Two additional knives, one for fine work and one for editing kukri. Blade in form and Falconwing the unusual shape of the handle immediately attracted the attention not Only professionals, but and the lovers of cold arms. It is interesting that no matter how Read more [...]
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Geometry and Physics in the kitchen — 5 features an ideal knife

What do you think, what should be the ideal knife? Sharp? And that's not guessed!In the end, even the dull knife can be sharpened. Secret ideal knife in the other. Company Samura reveals 5 main principles of the ideal kitchen knife.1. The geometry of the blade.The ideal blade SAMURA has smooth slopes from the butt down to the cutting edge. Such Japanese descent can achieve ease of cutting. From a historical perspective, straight wedge slopes - this is the most popular type of blade shape. They had a Japanese katana, Saxons, Vikings, Roman Gladius, Spanish Navajo Scottish Dirk, Mameluke sword, Indian Read more [...]
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Reflecting on the knife

Make the most of "forest" of the knife can be mechanical metal sawPhoto: Anton Zhuravkov, FOTOLIA Sometimes I think that Fishing for the hunter the most important thing? At first it may seem like a gun. But hunted with traps in the it just grin, and hunter from the Stone Age, probably, too. He, poor fellow, not even I know what a gun. That's without a knife both of them were in any way.Perhaps, and no ax too.therefore me, a sinner, I think that the ax knife — the most important thing in the fisheries. About an ax somehow talk Read more [...]
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Cold geometry

Small and agile Benchmade, which is quite enough Boar «dissolve», and little «marinka» clean. Almost all hunting knives fixed blade somehow repeated several classical forms, established hundreds of years ago. By increasing or decreasing the size of the blade, the knife can obtain various functional purpose — machete up miniature scalpel. Since hunting knife should be like piercing (form and the position of the tip) and a cutting tool (curvature of the cutting edge), the two functions should be It somehow Read more [...]
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Lose the knife — lose your life

"To lose a knife - lose your life." So says the ancient Scandinavian proverb. Today, this ancient wisdom is not lost its relevance!Hunters appreciate Arms and no gear only the beauty, but and purely utilitarian quality. It is understood that somewhere in suburban forests or organized «civilized» Hunting Knife in mainly serves precisely as a tool for butchering animals and cutting the product, and not for survival. None less long been noted that many hunters and Tourists subconsciously seek to take Knife Read more [...]
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Apsua huzba

Azhveypsh, or as it is called, Azhveypshaa - lord of the forests and mountains, animals and birds, hunting patron. Many species of animals make up his flock; He grazes his milking females between the hunters and distributes game. They accrue only to those animals that ate Azhveypsh and other animals from the herd Azhveypsha for hunters invisible.In Azhveypsha have their shepherds. it — White animals they herd other animals. Hunters kill white animals, because they know that it is for them to punish Azhveypsh — not give more game. The only person who was able to see Read more [...]
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Shrapnel in Italian

The Italian company Extrema Ratio is known to many. Today, she is deservedly included in the list of the leading European producers of cold steel. Modern Army knife in the Civil interpretation is always redundant for «the peace» use characteristics. Knives of this company are distinguished by their aggressive, but then However, a very attractive design, high quality manufacturing and its uncompromising reliability.Extrema Ratio emerged relatively recently, in It was founded in 1997, two companion — Maurizio and Kastrati Mauro Kostri. Read more [...]
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Knives

About knives suitable for specific hunting, a lot of talk. But it is good to debate sitting in an armchair at home or at a hunting exhibition, and here is how to implement these tips? This is for you to be done in a variety of hunting and fishing. Well, what about the functional hunting knife?Take a heavy knife taiga skladeshok to duck flights, selfish (Skinner) for moose hunting, but do not forget about the fish? Do not you think that the situation is approaching absurdity. So, about the knife. Before lover functional knife obviously got a problem. Do not take the same with a whole arsenal of Read more [...]
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Secrets grindstone

Process blunt knife is inevitable. Even if you're not actively using them, and only occasionally pulled out of its sheath, to show your friends, still cutting edge from contact with the sheath, blunts, not much, but it is inevitable.Process blunt knife is inevitable. Even if you're not actively using them, and only occasionally pulled out of its sheath, to show your friends, still cutting edge from contact with the sheath, blunts, not much, but it is inevitable.It can be a long time to study and compare the different grades of steel, their production technology, tempering. All this is great, but! Read more [...]
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Toys for men

What can give a man, especially a non-smoker, or - it is, however, at least - nondrinkers? And even the drinker - another gift-pocket flask made of stainless steel? Yes, how many of them you can have in the end? Photo by Ilya Antonyuka2000 rubles maximal fine for illegal possession and carrying of bladed weapons. But let us present to the knife! I know, I know, there is a belief that the blades can not be present at someone it can bring «the forces of evil», not on the the donor does not on the bestow. But on it is «Research Read more [...]
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Jack Firebird

It is unlikely that someone needs to explain the significance of the knife for outdoor enthusiasts.Machining on the knife Milling Machines NC. However, even in the most peaceful family of intellectuals without a knife can not do: It's hard to imagine a kitchen without the subject. Here are various kinds of tall tales and beautiful myths surrounding one of the oldest types of weapons and tools had multiplied so much that distinguish truth from fiction is sometimes difficult. But the knife, it would seem, — it's just a knife. Why is around him is still composed most Read more [...]
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Hunting knife, thinking out loud

The gear hunter knife occupies a special place. This, of course, a working tool, but not least - a source of pride and love, often - skill, even art. In serious hunters knife 90% of home-made. Why? If you have money, you can buy for everyone working industrial knife. But the fact of the matter is that money, and considerable, often without any commensurate capabilities of the hunter or the execution of the knife. To pay for the name of the firm is not an ordinary hunter "light." Yes, and do not need to throw money commensurate with the price of a good gun.a photo:  Zhuravkova Anton Read more [...]
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Toys for men

In the previous issue we restricted ourselves to review classical clumsy knives. And no wonder - because the original knife and "born" in such an incarnation.Folding Knife gangling loses in all respects except one - wearing comfort. Folding knives entered everyday life much later, in the Middle Ages, according to at least Europe. Some authors, however, argue that the Chinese and immediately ahead of the Europeans in the same way as a gunpowder, paper and porcelain and many more things objects of daily use today.But not in the championship Read more [...]
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Russian opener

There I had the idea to write an article about Russian knife, to find out what our ancestors were, so to speak, with the national costume. And what is interesting: as if there is no such thing ... It seems that there are knives - as part of the military equipment as part of the "hunting suit" and a simple knife and no.Photo by Anton Zhuravkova Caucasian dagger is, Yakut knife is, Finnish knife there, and no Russian. Even Cossacks knife as it was not only relatively recently reconstructed so-called «bellies knife», And then to believe that it is traditionally and how Read more [...]
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Ohotbilet knife

In the article the lawyer Vyacheslav Mikhailov "hunting knife" ("EGR" number 10, 2012) I was given a response to the letter, and advice on the registration of hunting knives in the ticket of the new federal model. What I did not hesitate to use them. Photo by Anton Zhuravkova In my shop without any problems on the page «for records and marks» entered a hunting knife and sealed the shop. But then did not go ... When I reported to the authorized body to issue ohotbiletov that I have written a knife and now we need to assure that record, I was told that they did not certify Read more [...]
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Knife Hunter

Of course, it would be more convenient to each hunt at hand is necessary knife. And of such knives, more suitable for specific hunting, a lot of talk. But it is good to debate sitting in an armchair at home or at a hunting exhibition, and here is how to translate into real life, these tips?Gathered you hunting expedition (so began to talk more and more often). There will hunt grouse with husky, try to intercept the fall flight of ducks; said that host has beagle possibly participation in elk hunting. They promised to bring their and to check the fishing nets. Read more [...]
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Commemorative Knife

Thirty years ago, in the newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda" published an article titled "Old Forge". It said about usto - master for the production of national knives. His name was Normatov Kayumdzhon, he was of the Tajik village Chorku Isfara district. Tajik Uzbek knife similar to the better known. Universal Knife. It is used in everyday life, and at slaughter and butchering of animals used, and the weapon is, although it is by our current laws, I can not say.I wrote a letter asking Kayumdzhonu make me a knife, while explaining that I am a hunter and I need it for hunting. The answer Read more [...]
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