Review: Spartan Blades – Machai

Introduction In late March I wrote about the new “Silver Line” by Spartan Blades, including (among two other knives) the Machai. It is part of a new line up of blades under the umbrella of newly founded Pineland Cutlery, a merger of Ka-Bar Knives and Spartan Blades. So if you want to know that particular […]

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Review: ANV Knives – M200 HT

Introduction When I met Ondřej from Acta Non Verba Knives during their showcasing event in Vienna at Lorenzi, we not only discussed the M311 Spelter, but also the M200 Hard Task. After my review on the M311 I reached out to Ondřej again, and we decided to give the M200 HT some closer look at […]

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Review: Spartan Blades – “Silver Line”

Early Access for Patreon Subscribers! Introduction In July 2019, I noticed all of a sudden new social media channels pop up, using style and designs closely resembling those of Spartan Blades USA. Adding to that Curtis Iovito of Spartan Blades had a new position on LinkedIn: President of Pineland Cutlery, Inc. So everything with regards […]

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Review: ANV Knives – M311 Spelter

Eine deutsche Version dieses Reviews kann im Tacticalforum nachgelesen werden Introduction Like so many other visitors to IWA, I was completely surprised by the impressive booth of Acta Non Verba Knives in Spring 2019. Feeling as if it came out of nowhere, the booth was an inviting attraction with a multitude of knives in the […]

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Review: Kizlyar Supreme Santi D2

Introduction It’s been a while since I wrote a knife review here on Pine Survey. Even more so a review about the Russian knife company Kizlyar Supreme. If I recall correctly, the last one was about the Survivalist, so this review will be a nice change in topic. As you can see I got a […]

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Please consider supporting Pine Survey: Either through Go Fund Me or Paypal, depending on your preferences. Every little contribution is appreciated! Thank you! Rick Hinderer Knives The booth of Rick Hinderer displayed a nice layout of what the company has to offer. Additional options for the scales as well as plenty of Titanium accessories were […]

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Please consider supporting Pine Survey: Either through Go Fund Me or Paypal, depending on your preferences. Every little contribution is appreciated! Thank you! ANV Knives Acta non verba knives from Czech Republic are completely new to me. Therefore it was highly interesting for me to see their booth at this years IWA 2019. Presented in […]

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Please consider supporting Pine Survey: Either through Go Fund Me or Paypal, depending on your preferences. Every little contribution is appreciated! Thank you! TOPS Knives For the second time, Tops Knives exhibited at IWA and you had the impression they brought the whole portfolio! They literally had everything from the smallest blade to the biggest […]

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Please consider supporting Pine Survey: Either through Go Fund Me or Paypal, depending on your preferences. Every little contribution is appreciated! Thank you! Microtech Knives The automatic knives of Microtech are legendary by now and it is alway a joy to see the guys at IWA, right in the middle of Germany where most of […]

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