Factors in Knife Collecting – The Knife Junkie Podcast (Episode 05)

Show Highlights

Episode 05 of The Knife Junkie podcast has Bob and Jim discussing several factors that The Knife Junkie has for knives in his collection — need versus want, aesthetics, usability, uniqueness, etc. However, there are three main criteria he uses for his personal collection:

  • Its use as a weapon
  • Unique design
  • Sentimental

What factors do you consider when adding a knife to your collection? Call The Knife Junkie listener line at 724-466-4467 and let us know.

Pocket Check

Jim continues to carry his Victorinox Swiss Army Knife
Bob has several knives (again)

  • Spyderco Pattada
  • Swiss Army Camper
  • Pink Cold Steel Broken Skull (his usual)

Segment 1 – Maintenance Minute (Slip Joint Pivot Care)

The Knife Junkie discusses how the simple use of gun oil can help improve the action on a slip joint knife or otherwise pinned together pocket knife.

Segment 2 – Ships in the Night

The Zero Tolerance 0055 knife is featured in this edition of “Ships in the Night.” (Watch a quick video review of the ZT0055 in one of the What’s in The Knife Junkie’s pocket today videos.)

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