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Paul-E-Palooza 3 Recap: Chris Fry’s Small Knife Primer Class

One of the many awesome things about Paul-E-Palooza 3 was that Chris Fry ran this class on both days so that just about everybody attending the event had a chance to go. Chris is a beast and knows his stuff. I would not

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Posted in Combatives, Course Reviews, Knives

Review: Special Circumstances Inc. Maleficus Trainer

About the Company Special Circumstances Inc. sells the knives made by Ian Wendt out of a small shop in New Mexico. Ian Wendt’s designs merge ideas from the past into something wholly original with an elegant brutality a la Guernica compared to the

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Posted in Equipment Testing, Knives, Training

The NOK Mini Peregrine

This was developed and designed by Guro Randall Hodges, of the AMOK! Knife Fighting System and Napassorn (Nok) Hodges, founder of Nok Hard Contact Training Knives. All wood and rubber, no metal Very easy to switch between reverse grip and saber grip

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Posted in Knives, Less Lethal

Selecting a Fighting Knife

Here are some pointers on selecting and using a fighting knife. Understand the role of the knife and where it fits into what you carry daily. In a CCW-friendly environment, the knife serves as a backup to your CCW gun.

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Posted in Mindset