Documenting the many uses for a common pocket knife.
An extremely popular (827 reviews!) and well reviewed (4.7 out of 5 stars) pocket knife on Amazon, the Kershaw Ken Onion Black Blur Smooth Folding Knife with Speed Safe is an excellent all around pocket knife choice. Features of the Kershaw Ken Onion Blur: Speed Safe torsion bar to assist opening Reversible belt/pocket clip 3 Read More
A pocket knife that promises to protect your privacy? Well not quite, but a Swiss military pocket knife with an integrated 32GB flash drive is still certainly very cool. The premise makes sense; documents and information that you don’t want “in the cloud” can be stored on this pocket knife flash drive, thereby keeping them Read More
While enhancing the product page for the Victorinox Classic SD pocket knife, I found a very helpful guide from Victorinox showing proper care and tips for your pocket knife or tool. It’s a concise one page PDF that you can print, share or just view for your pleasure.
I came across this little article by Ronda Rich of the Forsyth County News in Georgia which I found entertaining in a mildly interesting way. Ronda starts with a tale of a man who gleefully tells her about his many pocket knives , and ends with a tale of her “Yankee” (who says that anymore?) husband Read More
This post marks another first for this blog: The first tweet-inspired use for a pocket knife. Whilst trolling Twitter for hot pocket knife action, I came across the following tweet from self-professed makeup obsessed and college student Madz, with a photo of her old coworker using a pocket knife to cut his dinner at an Read More
Today I updated the How to Sharpen a Pocket Knife post with some more information, a revised layout and I added a couple pocket knife sharpening videos to better show the process.
After my Karl Malone post I struck Google News gold again with another article about a pocket knife, saving the day for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the 2015 Commodity Classic. Check out the video (and I use that term lightly because it’s basically a slideshow) below:
KeySmart is like an aggregator for your keys, and I really, really want to like this product (and I do). However I have reservations about whether it will actually help. Sure I have regular keys on my chain (home, office, PO box) but I also have big heavy ass key fobs. These fobs have security Read More
While researching videos the other day I came across the term “slipjoint” in reference to pocket knives. The Wikipedia article states that the slipjoint style pocket knife is “one of the most ubiquitous” types of pocket knife utilizing a “strong backspring” to lock the blade in place. Often thought of as slotting in between fully Read More
I can’t believe I’m finally at the 50th use for a pocket knife! Despite my thorough efforts to procrastinate and starve this blog into a slow and painful death like my other ventures, I’ve managed to crank out 50 legit (mostly) uses for the small, simple but infinitely useful pocket knife. I have a few Read More