October 21, 2019

Become A RavenCrest Tactical Affiliate & Start Earning Money!

Become A RavenCrest Tactical AffiliateEarn 25% Commission On Sales You Generate Earn money with RavenCrestTactical.com! Drive traffic to ravencresttactical.com and start earning commission from purchases made by customers you refer. Affiliate marketing is a great way to make money while associating your site or personal brand with a trusted company like RavenCrest Tactical. The RavenCrest Tactical affiliate program offers everything you need to get started. Become a RavenCrest Tactical affiliate partner and take advantage of this great opportunity. How It WorksYou can become a RavenCrest Tactical affiliate by applying here on our website. Once you are accepted in the RavenCrest […]
August 19, 2019

How To Clean Your RCT-1 Raven OTF Knife

You should occasionally clean your knife, just like you would do with a gun. You want your knife to work when you want it to, that is why it is necessary to clean it. Cleaning it will take around 5 minutes to do and is fairly simple. The video below will teach you how to properly take apart and clean out your knife.
August 19, 2019

Are Throwing Knives Good For Self-Defense?

A throwing knife is a knife that is specially designed and weighted so that it can be thrown effectively. They are a distinct category from ordinary knives. Throwing knives are used by many cultures around the world, and as such different tactics for throwing them have been developed, as have different shapes and forms of throwing knife. Throwing knives are also used in sport. Any knife can be thrown. I mean, as long as you can pick it up, you can probably toss it, right? Some knives work better than others, though. Something to consider, is that most throwing knives, […]
August 19, 2019

Knife Etiquette

What is the proper/safest technique for handing someone a knife? Handle pointed toward them? Handle pointed up? Lay it on a table, and then let them pick it up? Many people ask these questions, if you do not handle a knife properly you can hurt yourself or others. Passing the Knife Holding The HandleWhile holding the handle with your fingers, cradle the spine of the blade in the web of your hand between the thumb and index finger. This allows the other person to safely grasp the handle. If the blade slides across the giver’s hand, the skin will come […]
August 19, 2019

What Is An EDC? How Do I Do It?

EDC is the abbreviation of “Everyday Day”. Everybody does some sort of EDC, I can’t leave the house without your phone and wallet in your pocket, can you? Well just something as simple as a phone and wallet are considered an EDC. They’re the things you check your pockets for before you head out the door, the things you feel naked without, and the things that would throw off your whole day if you had to do without them. Your everyday carry is comprised of items that you find truly essential. What should I have in my EDC? Phone: Cellphones are […]
August 19, 2019

20 Logical & Illogical Uses For A Knife

What can your knife be used for? A question many knife owners have is, “What can my knife be used for?’ We all know we don’t just use our knives for doing work, we like to cut random things. Here is a list of 20 logical and illogical uses of a knife. Slice up some fruits with your knife…. While they are in the air (Fruit Ninja Style) Use your glass breaker on a window to let some anger out, or to break a car window with a dog locked in it on a hot day. Throw it at trees […]
August 19, 2019

Can You Take A Knife On A Plane? TSA Rules

Here are a few tips for understanding TSA Knife rules and traveling with knives on airplanes. In 2013, the Transportation Security Administration announced it would allow certain knives in carry-on bags. However, that was repealed in June of 2013. Now no knives or blades of any sort are permitted in carry-on bags. If you are going to be traveling via airplane with knives they must be put into checked bags. Checked bags are subject to inspection so do not pack any knives that you would not want stolen or lost, this happens way too much at airports, not only with […]
July 1, 2019

Independence Day – 10 Fun Facts

Congress made Independence Day an official unpaid holiday for federal employees in 1870. In 1938, Congress changed Independence Day to a paid federal holiday. The Declaration of Independence was signed by 56 men from 13 colonies. Only John Hancock actually signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. All the others signed later. he only two signers of the Declaration of Independence who later served as President of the United States were John Adams and Thomas Jefferson. One out of eight signers of the Declaration of Independence were educated at Harvard (7 total). The stars on the original American […]
June 16, 2018

Updated State Laws for OTF Knives….

It has been a busy few years in the world of knife laws / de-regulations…. Thanks to the works of fine organizations like Knife Rights (kniferights.org), there have been many states that have overturned their ancient laws regarding knives and OTF’s. This has allowed us as a company to travel and share our awesome product to more states than ever before. If you are not already a member of Knife Rights, then we highly encourage you to join their efforts.. Here is what they have done for the knife community in just the last 2 years: 2016 Knife Owners’ Protection […]
June 14, 2018

Best Tactical Father’s Day Gifts 2018

Best Tactical Father’s Day Gifts 2018: It is almost Father’s Day, and there is an elephant in the room we all need to acknowledge…… Most people spend far more time and money on Mother’s Day gifts than they do on Father’s Day gifts… Wait, you don’t believe us??!! Well we have compiled just a few examples of bad Father’s Day gift ideas that have been created throughout the years. The Toupee Visor: No one will ever notice… Action Jeans: For those fathers whose #1 issue is denim restricting their roundhouse kicks… The Extra Love Shirt: Not just children buy bad […]
February 23, 2015

Top 5 Famous and Deadly Swords

#5 Napoleon’s Sword: In 1799, Napoleon Bonaparte became the military and political leader of France after staging a coup d’état.  Five years later the French Senate proclaimed him emperor.  In the first decade of the 19th century Napoleon and the French Empire were engaged in conflict and war with every major European power. Historians regard Napoleon as a military genius and a man who made strong contributions to the operational art of war. On the battlefield Napoleon carried a pistol and a sword.  He owned a large collection of arms and artillery.  His weapons were one of a kind and […]
January 11, 2015

History of the Edged Tool : Drawing Blood Lore

Drawing Blood Lore Just as with swords, regional and cultural superstitions exist regarding the treatment of knives that are used in combat. One common superstition states that it is bad luck to return a combat knife from its sheath without using it to draw blood. That is, don’t take your knife out of your sheath unless you intend to attack your enemy with it. A Scottish myth exists surrounding drawing the sgian dubh (Dirk), without drawing the blood of an Englishman. These superstitions are usually attempts to insult the culture of the enemy. There are cultures that believe a knife […]


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