Chinese Kwaiback mk3 (and a half) clone

Hi world. A quick one, very quick, on my recently arrived Kwaiback mk3 clone (well, let’s call it mk 3.5 since it’s got a key features of the mk4 mixed in). Its a big brute of rough stone washed titanium (open back construction), with a big brute of a blade in s35vn. Very simple construction…

I’m late… 8 superb recent acquisitions that cut it!

Hello World. It’s been a long time, what with the holidays, health problems, hectic schedules… But, I didn’t quit on knives, just on writing about them and on posting pictures. As I still don’ have much time, I’ll do things in batch, and that will mostly be picture. 8 of my most recent acquisitions, in…

Sanrenmu Land 9046, the workman’s blade.

Just a quick one on a cheap yet very interesting blade that I’ve recently purchased (and received quite fast). This Land 9046 has one of the most interesting blade grind I’ve every seen. Totally asymmetrical, with some chisel, some razel, some scandi… tanto-ish but not so much. Includes a glass breaker at the bottom, a…

Pictorial of a Budget G10-D2 Clone of the Coordinal

Quick pictorial of that great little big knife. It’s a G10/steel version of the 3D machined titanium Coordinal. Obviously way cheaper, obviously not the same quality. The D2 blade is very sharp and very well ground. The handle is made of blued steel liners (I suspect the blue comes from a varnish/paint and not from…

The Christmas Bunch (plenty of sharp steel for the holidays!)

I’ve certainly been a good boy this year as Santa had plenty of stuff for me… A Chinese Santa! From top to bottom, the Spyderco Farid K2 clone, the Magic Chav, the Titanium Spyderco Paramilitary 2 clone, the Firebird/Ganzo G758-B automatic and finally the Ben’s XM8 (inspired by Enrique Peña’s Diesel, in smaller). As the…