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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!

A USA Made Blade

Date Published: 2022-09-05

By Adelia Ladson “Buy American” is an important concept to lots of folks and I’ve had friends ask me where they can buy the top American made knives. So, I’ve put together a list of the top five brands that have cornered t... read more


What’s A Mace Weapon?

Date Published: 2022-08-29

By Adelia Ladson Some form of club has been used as a weapon ever since Primitive Man picked up a good, hefty stick and hit his neighbor over the head with it. The mace weapon was the evolution of the simple wooden club wi... read more


Collection Knives Make A Great Investment

Date Published: 2022-08-22

By Adelia Ladson If you’re a knife collector, you already know this but if you’re not or are just starting in knife-collecting, most likely you don’t. Knives make a great investment because, as long as you take care of the... read more


Non-Metallic Knives Won’t Raise An Alarm

Date Published: 2022-08-15

By Adelia Ladson Carrying a knife, without raising alarms, can be necessary for self-defense or for undercover ops. A non-metallic knife is what you need since it’s undetectable by metal detectors and is generally non-refl... read more


Shark Knives: A Collectible With Teeth

Date Published: 2022-08-08

By Adelia Ladson Always popular with our customers a shark knife makes a great collectible that was inspired by those brave bomber pilots of WWII. The pocket knives feature the iconic shark mouth and nose artwork that was ... read more


Put Real Power In Your Punch: Knuckle Stun Guns

Date Published: 2022-08-01

By Adelia Ladson The Seriousness Of Self-Defense Self-defense is an important aspect of life that you need to consider. Bad things really do happen! Whether you’re jogging at night in your neighborhood or walking to your c... read more


A Hidden Blade Is Your Best Friend

Date Published: 2022-07-25

By Adelia Ladson There are situations and environments that you may find yourself in that requires you to be prepared with a self-defense weapon in case it’s needed. The best way to do that is with a hidden blade that can ... read more


Know Your Pocket Knives

Date Published: 2022-07-18

By Adelia Ladson What’s A Pocket Knife? A pocket knife is simply a knife with a blade that folds out or “opens” from the handle, where it is housed when not in use. The idea being that it will easily fit in the pocket for ... read more


What’s A Tanto Blade?

Date Published: 2022-07-11

By Adelia Ladson What Does A Tanto Blade Look Like? A tanto blade has a distinct profile that has an acutely angled tip that kinda looks like a chisel tip. This gives two cutting edges, the edge that extends from the handl... read more


A Sword Fit For A King

Date Published: 2022-07-04

By Adelia Ladson The Meaning Behind A King’s Sword A King’s Sword is a symbol of the greatness of his reign, based on its opulence, and a symbol of his royal and divine power and authority. It was used to knight warriors w... read more


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