This section includes individuals and groups who collect knives as a hobby, who make knives as a hobby, and who provide information on the subject of knives and knife-making. Knives Recreation.
A knife (plural knives ) is a tool with a cutting edge or blade, hand-held or otherwise, with most having a handle. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: A knife is a tool with a cutting edge or blade, hand-held or otherwise, with most having a handle. Some types of knives are used as utensils, including knives used at the dining table and knives used in the kitchen. Many types of knives are used as tools, such as the combat knife carried by soldiers, the pocket knife carried by hikers and the hunting knife used by hunters. Knives are also used as a traditional or religious implement, such as the kirpan. Some types of knives are used as weapons, such as daggers or switchblades. Some types of knives are used as sports equipment. Knives are also used in agriculture, food harvesting etc.; the sickle, the scythe and even the combine harvester are knives.
- Arbelos , a geometric figure named after a shoemaker's knife.
- Dirk - A dirk is a long thrusting dagger. Historically, it was a personal weapon of officers engaged in naval hand-to-hand combat during the Age of Sail, as well as the personal sidearm of the officers of Scottish Highland regiments, and Japanese naval officers.
- Knife fight - A knife fight is a violent physical confrontation between two or more combatants in which one or more participants is armed with a knife.
- Sword - A sword is a long bladed weapon intended for slashing or thrusting. The precise definition of the term varies with the historical epoch or the geographical region under consideration. A sword consists of a long blade attached to a hilt. The blade can be straight or curved.
- Zombie knife - A zombie knife is a type of knife. It is defined in English law as a blade with a cutting edge; a serrated edge; and images or words that suggest that it is to be used for the purpose of violence.
- The Knife and Tomahawk Throwing in the UK www
The club based in Yorkshire serves as meeting point for UK throwers. Knife and Tomahawk Throwing in the UK.
- Mailing Yahoo! Groups: Thrower www
Mailing list dedicated to things that can be thrown for sport, Groups: Thrower, survival, and self defense. Knives are of particular interest. Yahoo! Groups: Thrower.
- Provides Yahoo Group: Custom Knife www
Provides message forum or chat for custom knife hobbyists to discuss favorite knives, Group: Custom Knife, with links included. Yahoo Group: Custom Knife.
- Online BladeForums.com www
Online publication with newsletter and discussion forums. BladeForums.com. Includes knife collecting, sales, trading, use, care, and safety issues. BladeForums.com.
- Investment IQKnives www
Investment grade knives, IQKnives, includes pieces by Loveless, Emerson, Steinau, Walker. IQKnives.
- History Case Classics Club www
History and photos regarding the 36 patterns of the "Case Classic Knives". Case Classics Club.
- From Sheffield Knifemaking Supply www
From rare Damascus steel to bone handle and other exotic materials. Knifemaking Supply. Tools for professionals and hobbyists. Sheffield Knifemaking Supply.
- Many Knifemakers Database www
Many links to custom knifemakers worldwide. Database. Also articles, forums, chat, consignment sections. Knifemakers Database.
- Offering Stamper Knives www
Offering custom-made knives for fishing and hunting. Stamper Knives.
- Offers Mountain Man Custom Knives www
Offers custom hand forged knives. Mountain Man Custom Knives.
- Dedicated The American Bladesmith Society www
Dedicated to teaching and promotion of the forged blade. American Bladesmith Society. Operates bladesmithing schools, lists trade shows. The American Bladesmith Society.
- Non-profit, National Knife Collectors Association www
Non-profit, Knife Collectors Association, for the improvement of the knife collecting experience and promoting the hobby. National Knife Collectors Association.
- Alexa: Knives Recreation
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Knives Recreation
- DMOZ: Knives Recreation
dmoz.org Directory: Knives Recreation