By Ragnar Benson,Michael Janich
providing new learn and new pictures all through, Switchblade: The Ace of Blades brings automated knife creditors, historians, and clients brand new on such issues as:
- the revival of the switchblade industry within the usa throughout the past due Eighties and early 1990s
- the starting of recent advertisement U.S. construction by means of Microtech, Paragon, Pro-Tech, Benchmade, and different uniqueness manufacturers
- the evolution of very good new locking and liberate mechanisms
- the death of once-popular switchblade kits
- interpretations of switchblade statutes today
- modern gravity, butterfly, and one-handed-opening knives and their courting to switchblade law
The mystique of the switchblade makes it the most attention-grabbing and collectible knives ever made. the worth of a competent one-handed knife has develop into more and more well-known by way of expert army, police, clinical, and rescue team of workers. Now someone with an curiosity in those special knives has a worthwhile reference on their heritage, mechanisms, upkeep, and use.
Ragnar Benson is one among America's best-known survival authors. His first e-book for Paladin Press, Survival Poaching, was once released in 1980. this present day he is living within the Rocky Mountain zone of the United States.
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Greatly has replaced on the planet of switchblade knives for the reason that Ragnar Benson wrote Switchblade: The Ace of Blades in 1989. This re-creation of the book—thoroughly revised and up to date by way of edged-weapons professional Michael D. Janich—provides interesting perception and good info on switchblades as they've got advanced into the twenty first century.
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