DPx Gear in Men's Journal

DPx Gear in Men's Journal

July 08, 2020

White River Cleaver cutting in the kitchen
White River knives cleaver pictured above

 

Plenty of great knives are being made overseas these days, but the bladesmith scene in the U.S. is thriving. From big companies and small shops, you can pick from a wide variety of stellar cutting tools, all crafted with care and precision in America. We selected a few folders and fixed-blade knives that will make any outdoor slicing, carving, or chopping task this summer easier and more enjoyable. Pick any of these born-in-the-USA knives to confidently carry on your warm-weather adventures.

DPx knife folding knife blade

BEST FOR: Keeping On You At All Times 

Legendary war correspondent Robert Young Pelton brings his breadth of adventuring experience to all DPx Gear products, and his Urban HEST/F folder may be one of the finest, full-featured folders around. Created by Southern Grind in Georgia, it’s packed with lots of thoughtful details like a ¼ hex driver in the frame, tungsten-carbide glass breaker on the butt, thumb grip that doubles as wire stripper, and bottle opener/pot lifter on the back of the spine. The titanium frame holds a high-quality S35V stainless steel blade and options for scales go from the standard G-10 all the way up to carbon fiber or hammered copper.

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You can read the full article in Men's Journal, here:  

https://www.mensjournal.com/gear/the-best-new-american-made-knives-for-summer-mens-journal/



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