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Towards 0.1 Micron

Beware, here be Dragons! 
• Opinions, Feedback - perspectives on use. Topics Posts Last Post

Say hello to my little friend!

You may be boring, your knives probably are not, so introduce them.

401 9,352 October 22, 2016 06:44AM

No safe queens

She has a little patina, maybe even some rust, some scratches, point may be rounded, edge may not be perfect, handle may have a little few cracks and dings, but you know her inside and out - so let us know as well with a review from your own unique perspective.

63 990 August 28, 2016 04:50AM

Shill free zone

She has a few miles, not enough for a full road report, but some interesting results have popped on her performance that you need to share.

225 4,949 September 24, 2016 02:18PM

I am kind of a big deal.

Your perspectives on knife performance, observations you have made, questions you ponder, conclusions you have reached.

211 3,823 October 20, 2016 04:37PM

Observer Bias - we don't need no observer bias!

Where the evaluation group evaluates; discusses results, methods, and ideally reaches an actual consensus.

24 995 October 17, 2016 07:37AM

Game over, man! Game over!

Passarounds which have closed, either due to completion or never started to to lack of interest due to very lame knives being suggested.

11 695 February 03, 2016 04:42PM

The Rosetta Stone

The results of the T0.1 micron mule project.

9 210 November 09, 2015 08:03PM
• The Pit Topics Posts Last Post

Under the hammer (or in front of the grinder)

Fame, fortune and riches await; materials and methods for the ancient craft of functional edged tools.

177 2,719 October 21, 2016 09:14PM


Sharpening, restoration, modifications and all manner of emergency cpr as required to get her back in fighting condition.

498 8,467 October 22, 2016 07:41PM
• For when you want to know what you need to know it Topics Posts Last Post

Bro, do you even science?

Beware, here be facts! For the discussion of peer reviewed literature.

46 691 August 11, 2016 06:40PM

Things to read in Denver when you're dead.

Interesting articles about knives, academic and otherwise, or simply a post, video, thread or any other manner of reference to an interesting bit of information which deserves some appreciation.

676 10,236 October 21, 2016 05:41AM

When you can't have a lightsabre

Highlights of maybe not so well known makers, manufacturers or simply maybe an interesting or simply unusual knife from a not so unusual source.

192 2,251 October 13, 2016 08:17PM
• And now for something completely different ... Topics Posts Last Post

Nothing under the microscope

What you like, what you don't like, a little bit of knife humor from the internets ... just chatting about knives.

374 6,957 October 18, 2016 09:23AM

The Wood Shed

Relax, sit back, and remember - where ever you go, there you are.

360 8,777 October 22, 2016 08:03PM

Breaking the fourth wall

Congratulations, you have entered your own personal reality as you can't obey one simple rule - don't make things personal. If you ever want to rejoin the rest of the world we are always waiting.

6 16 February 15, 2016 08:42PM

The great golden crocoduck hunt

Not unlike the banana, the atheists nightmare, these threads have descended into the NONscience which all too often propagates through the realm of knife making and using.

1 116 June 26, 2015 07:29AM