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Month: February 2018

Best Switchblade for Personal Protection – The Stiletto

Best Switchblade for Personal Protection – The Stiletto

A stiletto knife is an out-the-front knife in which the pocket knife has a blade that closes and opens from one end of the handle. This is different from the mass of pocket knives available. Most of them are either the usual folding knife or a fixed blade knife without any mechanical operation. The knife’s blade is released by pressing a lever, button, or some other sort of mechanism. Once the lever or button is pressed, the blade comes out…

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Which is Better? A 420HC Stainless Steel Blade or a 440C Stainless Steel Blade?

Which is Better? A 420HC Stainless Steel Blade or a 440C Stainless Steel Blade?

What is a 420HC Stainless Steel? 420HC stainless steel has a higher carbon intake than the 420. The “HC” in 420HC refers for high carbon and can be made to a greater hardness than the 420. Given that it can be sharpen to a quite accurate cutting edging and doesn’t easily rust, 420HC stainless steel is the desired grade in the knife making industry for scissors, knife blades, cutlery, and surgical tools. Not like other grades in the 400 series,…

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