In this head-to-head test, we put folders from two iconic brands – Benchmade and Cold Steel -- through a tough workout. Will the Freek and the AD-10 live up to the names they’ve made for themselves over the years?
In a survival situation, it’s time to stop fooling around and get serious. The Fallkniven A1X is a large fixed blade with a military heritage that can perform the difficult tasks that just might keep you alive. Here Kevin Estela sees if this knife lives up to the hype when the chips are down.
The chef’s knife is a long-time standard when it comes to culinary blades and for good reasons. Here we offer some tips on how to select a chef’s knife and how to put it to use for food prep without nicking your fingers in the process.
At Knives Illustrated, we get excited about more than just blades. Here Tim Stetzer gives us a look at some other products to pack along, including a hatchet, portable shovel and something to perk us up.