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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!

Blade Maintenance: Never Lose Your Edge

Date Published: 2023-07-03

By Desiree Weeks Buying a blade is certainly an exciting time, but it’s important to remember the regular maintenance required to keep it in pristine condition. While the frequency for maintenance will depend on if this i... read more

A Discussion on Daggers

Date Published: 2023-06-26

By Desiree Weeks A dagger is a close combat weapon that usually has a double-edged blade and piercing point for thrusting and stabbing. More decorative versions of this fighting knife can be found throughout history for ri... read more

Lights, Camera, ACTION!

Date Published: 2023-06-19

By Desiree Weeks When you think of an action star, a few names probably come to mind and I’m willing to bet one of those names is Sylvester Stallone. He’s had a spectacular career spanning decades that is still going stro... read more

Delving into Gaming and Anime with BudK

Date Published: 2023-06-12

By Desiree Weeks There’s honestly never been a better time to be an anime and video game fan. In recent years, there’s been a wave of great new media to enjoy along with revivals of older, beloved gems. There has also been... read more

Which Axe is Right for You?

Date Published: 2023-06-05

By Desiree Weeks On the surface, an axe is one of the most basic tools out there with just an axe head on a handle. But how much do you know about the different types under the axe umbrella? Axes have been used for centur... read more

Father’s Day 2023 Gift Guide

Date Published: 2023-05-29

By Desiree Weeks Father’s Day is coming up June 18 and we are sure to have something that your dad doesn’t already own. Trust us when we say he’ll appreciate these gifts more than a tie or pair of socks. For the Outdoorsm... read more

Train Like A Ninja

Date Published: 2023-05-22

By Desiree Weeks Ninjas have long been popular in folktales, films, and comics and, much like ninjas themselves, their history is also a bit shrouded in mystery. The name “ninja” translates to “one who is invisible” and “s... read more

Anatomy of a Fixed Blade

Date Published: 2023-05-15

By Desiree Weeks When it comes to tools, one of the oldest, tried and true pieces is the fixed blade knife. As one of the earliest tools, it’s believed that knives date back 2.5 million years when they were made of wood, b... read more

Becoming a Butterfly Knife Master

Date Published: 2023-05-08

By Desiree Weeks Butterfly knives, also known as balisongs or fan knives, are some of the most easily identifiable knives on the market. Their distinct appearance set it apart with the blade being held between its two hand... read more

Get Ready to Hunt with a New Crossbow

Date Published: 2023-05-01

By Desiree Weeks When it comes to hunting, some people are dedicated to guns and some prefer to throw it back to a simpler time by using bows. Each has their own merits and combining the two is a great way to have the best... read more

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