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.
- 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 bladed weapon intended for slashing or thrusting that is longer than a knife or dagger. 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Introduction Knife Throwing.info www
Introduction to knife throwing, Throwing.info, articles, links, and test reports on throwing knives. Knife Throwing.info.
- 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.
- Discusses Yahoo Group: Gil Hibben www
Discusses fantasy and functional knives created by custom artist Gil Hibben. Yahoo Group: Gil Hibben.
- Information Balisong.net www
Information for collectors and hobbyists about the Balisong, Balisong.net, known as the Filipino butterfly knife. History and techniques included. Balisong.net.
- Offers British Knife Collectors Guild www
Offers sale of sporting knives and collectible cutlery. Knife Collectors Guild. Includes knife guide, catalog, and related links. British Knife Collectors Guild.
- From Center Cross Metal Works www
From straight blades to folders by maker Gene Osborn. Center Cross Metal Works.
- Handcrafted, Wilburn Forge www
Handcrafted, Forge, forged knives for hunters. Includes craftsman's profile and photographs. Wilburn Forge.
- Handcrafted Legler Knives www
Handcrafted fixed blade, Knives, folding, and cutlery knives. Legler Knives.
- Offers Red Hill Cutlery www
Offers WR Case pocket and hunting knives. Red Hill Cutlery.
- Professional The Knife Makers Guild www
Professional association. Knife Makers Guild. Member list, coming shows, forums. The Knife Makers Guild.
- Nonprofit Florida Knifemakers' Association, Inc. www
Nonprofit association of custom knife makers and those interested in handmade knives. Florida Knifemakers' Association, Inc..
- Alexa: Knives Recreation
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Knives Recreation
- DMOZ: Knives Recreation
dmoz.org Directory: Knives Recreation