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Welcome To The BUDK Blog. BUDK is the largest online retailer of knives and swords in the world, with the lowest prices to boot! We also happen to like knives, swords, axes, tomahawks, guns and more. So, we're going to write lots of interesting articles about those things, and other "BUDK-ish" subjects for you to learn about here. We hope you enjoy the Blog!

SOG Knives: Forged Out Of Tradition, Hardened In The Field

Date Published: 2022-11-28

By Adelia Ladson About SOG Knives SOG Knives was started by knife designer Spencer Frazer in 1986, when he first saw the Vietnam SOG Bowie, which was carried by members of the US special ops unit - the MACV-SOG. He started... read more


BudK 2022 Gift Guide

Date Published: 2022-11-21

By Adelia Ladson It's hard to believe but the holidays are already here. If you haven't started your holiday gift shopping yet, you may already be behind the curve. How about we make it completely easy for you? The Bud K G... read more


How To Use A Butterfly Knife

Date Published: 2022-11-14

By Adelia Ladson What's A Butterfly Knife The butterfly knife has been around in popular culture for generations, so, I'm confident that most of you are familiar with it. However, just in case, you have never heard of this... read more


Belts For More Than Holding Up Your Pants

Date Published: 2022-11-07

By Adelia Ladson When you have a battle belt or tactical belt as a part of your gear, whether it's for hunting and shooting or camping and surviving, it will pull everything together - literally. It expands your capacity t... read more


Bear & Son Cutlery Butterfly Knives

Date Published: 2022-10-31

By Adelia Ladson A Little History Since 1991, Bear & Son Cutlery has developed a rich family tradition that includes a skilled and experienced work force. The factory is fully self-contained, doing everything in-house from... read more


Different Types of Swords

Date Published: 2022-10-24

By Adelia Ladson Developing from the dagger during the Bronze Age, swords have slashed and thrust their way through centuries, shaping history through battles and single combat. They have continued to change and evolve int... read more


Where Did Nunchucks Come From?

Date Published: 2022-10-17

By Adelia Ladson A History Of Nunchucks Nunchucks, also spelled "nunchakus", are a traditional Okinawan martial arts weapon. The most popular belief is that this weapon came from the threshing tools that farmers used. Anot... read more


What's Kukri Knife?

Date Published: 2022-10-10

By Adelia Ladson A Kukri Knife Is... Acting as both a knife and an axe, the machete is one of the most versatile fixed blades that you can own. They come in a variety of styles and the kukri is a Nepalese machete originall... read more


The Lord of The Rings Customer Favorites

Date Published: 2022-10-03

By Adelia Ladson Any sword collector or movie prop enthusiast can tell you that some of the most coveted collectibles are pieces from the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. United Cutlery, the premier manufacturer of high-qualit... read more


An EDC Self-Defense Knife

Date Published: 2022-09-19

By Adelia Ladson A good everyday carry knife is even better if it’s also well-suited as a self-defense weapon. There are too many situations to name, here, that would make using a knife to defend yourself. Just because you... read more


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