Today we are pleased to have Doug Ritter the driving force behind Knife Rights with us. Doug talks with us about some of the key wins that they have had, and about the awesome Ultimate Steel Give Away that they are currently doing.
Knife Rights is the One Getting it Done™ – Rewriting Knife Law in America™ WITH YOUR HELP!
They have assembled an incredible array of OVER $165,000 in prizes for this Ultimate Steel™ Spectacular including custom, limited edition and production knives, celebrity signed knives, firearms and more. Every prize has been generously donated, so 100% of the proceeds supports Knife Rights’ legislative initiatives.
All of the money goes to knife rites prizes are donated 100% of proceeds go to fighting the good fight Doug and his wife do not even take a salary
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One of the knives you can win is a knife donated by our own Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives! Here you can find a link to the Custom Dan Eastland Signature Big Papi “Pin-Up Girl” 10″ Chef’s Knife!
Other friends of the podcast that have knives entered
039 Show Info – Midwest Knifemakers Guild Hammer-In Show Topic: Kyle talks with Jeb Taylor and Jess Hoffman about the upcoming hammer-in in Mankato Minnesota. Overview: Have you wished there was a way to learn more about knifemaking from an expert and you are able to raise your hand and ask a question while they […]Tune In
038 Show Info – Kyle and Dan talk about the Blade Show crunch! Show Topic: Kyle and Dan Answer Listener Questions Overview: This is just a quick show to get up and tell you some people / companies we are excited to see at Blade Show this year. We also talk some about what we are working […]Tune In
037 Show Info – Larrin Thomas and MagnaCut Show Topic: Kyle and Dan Answer Listener Questions Overview: There are all sorts of misconceptions when it comes to knife steel. We covered some of the elements in steel in show 006 and went deep into heat treating on show 007 and talked to Larrin about his life in […]Tune In
036 Show Info – All about Sanding Belts with Phoenix Abrasives Show Topic: Sean Ryan and Greg Magnuson – All about Sanding Belts Overview: As listeners to the show, you will more than likely are a knifemaker or know a little more than the average bear about knifemaking. One of the most important aspects of this […]Tune In
035 Show Info – Ethan Becker “The Most Interesting Man Alive” Show Topic: Ethan Becker / Becker Knife & Tool Overview: As listeners to the show, you will more than likely have heard Ethan Beckers name thrown around in knife conversations. But did you know how many other things he has been involved in other […]Tune In
034 Show Info – Ben Secrist / South Carolina Custom Knifemakers Guild Show Topic: The First SC Custom Knifemakers Guild Meeting Overview: As listeners to the show, you will know Dan put out the call for people in the SC area to come to his shop and start a guild! One of those fine people […]Tune In
033 Show Info – A New Shop Show Topic: Kyle and Dan talk about shop ideas, tools, and what you might want in a new shop. Overview: As some of you are already aware, I (Kyle) have bought a new house and with that, I have a new shop space! This opens up a huge […]Tune In
032 Show Info – Christopher Berry Show Topic: Interview with Chris Berry about all things knives. Overview: As most of you are aware from viral Facebook videos, Big Chris is well known for his competition choppers and competing in Blade Sports. He is a super nice guy with a spectacular beard! Chis use to be […]Tune In
031 Show Info – Blade Show with Alicia Newton Show Topic: What to know about Blade Show. Overview: As most of you are aware, Blade Show was canceled this year. We thought it would be cool to talk with the main contact for the show! Alicia is the head of the organization that helps organized […]Tune In
030 Show Info – Under Rated Tools Show Topic: What are some lesser know tools for the knife shop Overview: We thought it would be cool to talk about some of the under rated tools in the knife shop. There are a bunch of tools that we use everyday that are just as important to […]Tune In
029 Show Info – Nate Patel Show Topic: Laser Engraving Overview: Nate Patel is a very interesting guy that found his way into the knife industry in a very interesting way. He does laser engraving and he talks about his laser and some of the aspects of laser engraving. We also do a lightening round […]Tune In
028 Show Info – Nicholas Nichols Show Topic: Kyle and Dan Answer Listener Questions Overview: Nicholas Nichols is a great knife maker and a friend of the podcast. He has a unique perspective on knives with being able to bring in some of his full time job restaurant experience into his knives. We have a […]Tune In
027 Show Info – Larrin Thomas Show Topic: Kyle and Dan Answer Listener Questions Overview: There are all sorts of misconceptions when it comes to knife steel. We covered some of the elements in steel in episode 006 and went deep into heat treating on show 007. Evaluating which knife steel is better than another is […]Tune In
026 Show Info – Kyle and Dan Question & Answer Show Topic: Kyle and Dan Answer Listener Questions Overview: We get a lot of questions, either knife related or other topics. Dan and I thought it would be fun to do a show where we asked the listeners for questions to talk about on the […]Tune In
025 Show Info – Joshua Swanagon Talks Shot Show 2020 Show Topic: Andy Tran of InnerBark Outdoors Overview: We have a returning guest on the show again today Joshua Swanagon from Knife and Gear Society. In podcast 011 we talked with Joshua about his some of his knife designs, what it is like to be […]Tune In
024 Show Info – Going Inside with InnerBark Outdoors Show Topic: Andy Tran of InnerBark Outdoors Overview: Dan first met Andy on a Bushcraft Global trip and they instantly became friends. Andy is a law enforcement officer by day and Bushcraft / YouTube documenter at night. Right now Andy has an impressive 121k subscribers to his […]Tune In
023 Show Info – Getting a Handle on Micarta Show Topic: Greg Hansen of G.L. Hansen and Sons Overview: Greg drops a TON of knowledge on how he makes his handle material and how he ended up getting to where he is. This show gives a cool behind the scenes look about how handle material […]Tune In
022 Show Info – Chef Craig Kuhns Show Topic: Chef Craig Kuhns Overview: Our first show with with a chef! Chef Craig drops a TON of knowledge on how chefs and cooks in professional kitchens use knives as well as some of his personal preferences on knives. This show gives a cool behind the scenes […]Tune In
021 Show Info – Sarah and Jason Show Topic: Sarah from Soul Bound Leather and Jason Moulenbelt from Diomedies Industries Overview: Our first show with 4 people! We talk with Sarah from Soul Bound Leather and Jason from Diomedies Industries. Both are unbelievable leather workers and have very cool individual styles. Sarah has been concentrating on […]Tune In
020 Show Info – John Coffman Show Topic: John Coffman – Owner of Dragonfly Blade Works Overview: Our guest tonight is John Coffman who was a police officer for the Cumming GA police department before he decided to do a career change and apprenticed under Andy Roy of Fiddleback Forge. He makes some awesome bushcraft […]Tune In
019 Show Info – Shawn Moulenbelt Show Topic: Shawn Moulenbelt – Owner of 51 Bravo and Forged in Fire Contestant Overview: Our guest tonight is Shawn Moulenbelt who is an Army veteran and was on Forged in Fire (Season 7 Episode 3). He makes some awesome bushcraft style blades and has even started making a […]Tune In
018 Show Info – Walter Sorrells Show Topic: Walter Sorrells – Knife maker and YouTube Star! Overview: Today we have Walter Sorrells on the podcast. I have always known him for his awesome YouTube videos. As of our recording, he has 317 videos and 339k subscribers which is absolutely crushing it! He puts out some […]Tune In
017 Show Info – Joe Flowers Show Topic: Joe Flowers – Knife designer for Condor Tool & Knife and owner of Bushcraft Global Overview: Today we have Joe Flowers on the podcast. Joe started his knife journey when he was little with a Buck 110 inspired knife his dad gave him and when he moved […]Tune In
016 Show Info – David Andersen Show Topic: David Anderson – The Face of Knife Center and Owner of Nordsmith Knives Overview: Today we have David Andersen on the podcast. David first got his love of knives from the Boy Scouts of America and has continued his love ever since. He wanted to be more […]Tune In
015 Show Info – David Moore Show Topic: David Moore – Bladesports International Competitor Overview: Today we have David Moore on the podcast. We had never really heard of David until his break out success with Bladesports at Blade Show in 2019. He was able to place 5th in the world at that event, which is impressive! […]Tune In
014 Show Info – Stephan Fowler Talks Damascus Show Topic: Stephan Fowler of Fowler Blades Overview: Today we have Stephan Fowler back with us to talk about Damascus and how it is made. Stephan was on the podcast in show 010, and is very knowledgeable about the art of pattern welded steel. It was a […]Tune In
013 Show Info – Clay H. Aalders Uncovered Show Topic: Clay H. Aalders digital editor of https://knifemagazine.com Overview: H. Clay Aalders is a lifelong edged tool user. He started out of college going to Kenya and doing archeological research of remains animal remains. They were trying to replicate marks seen on bones with knapped rocks […]Tune In
012 Show Info – The Todd Hunt Thing Show Topic: Todd Hunt of www.tmhuntcustomknives.com Overview: Todd Hunt makes some awesome knives and great gear! He is a great guy that has helped out many other makers throughout his career. Todd started making knives while watching his dad make them on a workbench at their house […]Tune In
011 Show Info – Joshua Swanagon Exposed Show Topic: Joshua Swanagon of jswanagon.com and Knife and Gear Society Overview: Dan had the pleasure of meeting Joshua on the annual global bushcraft trip, where he proved himself to be incredibly tough but painful susceptible to “travelers stomach”. During that trip Dan learned that Joshua was a martial […]Tune In
010 Show Info – The Stephan Fowler Affair Show Topic: Stephan Fowler of Fowler Blades Overview: Today we have Stephan Fowler with us to talk about how he became interested in making knives, his life, and talks with us about the ABS / damass steel. He was very interesting guest and one that has a […]Tune In
009 Show Info – The Dylan Fletcher Experience Show Topic: Apprenticeships with Dylan Fletcher of Fletcher Knives Overview: Guest Dylan Fletcher of Fletcher Knives talks with us about his life, life experiences, and apprenticeship to learn to make knives. This show is a historical, informative, wild, funny ride. Hope you have as much fun listening […]Tune In
Show Info Show Topic: All about Dealers – Lee Tigner from Olde Towne Cutlery Overview: Our guest is one of the owners of a dealer that sells both Dan and Kyle’s knives, Olde Towne Cutlery. Lee talks with us about his life, how the company came to be, and what rolls knife dealers play in […]Tune In
Show Info Show Topic: Metallurgist Corner – Steels and Microstructure Overview: Guest Jared Sponzilli dropped a ton of knowledge on blade steels in podcast 006. We asked him back to explain some about the mysteries of heat treatment of steels used in knife making. He also walks us through the Crucible CPM 154 data sheet, […]Tune In
Show Info Show Topic: Metallurgist Corner – Steels and Microstructure Overview: Guest Jared Sponzilli drops a ton of knowledge on steels, elements in steel, and the microstructure of steels used in knife making. Host: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Co-host: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives Knife Perspective Music: Tom the Brit Sponsors KHDaily […]Tune In
Show Info Host: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives Co-host: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Show Topic: Interview with Doug Ritter of Knife Rights Music: Tom the Brit Sponsors KHDaily Knives Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Kyle@KHDailyKnives.com Kyle@KnifePerspective.com Dogwood Custom Knives Instagram, Facebook Dan@DogwoodCustomKnives.com Dan@KnifePerspective.com Dealers Olde Towne Cutlery Dogwood Custom Knives KHDaily Knives Knife Center […]Tune In
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Show Info Host: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives Co-host: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Show Topic: 2019 Blade Show Recap Music: Tom the Brit Sponsor KHDaily Knives Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Kyle@KHDailyKnives.com Kyle@KnifePerspective.com Dealers Olde Towne Cutlery Dogwood Custom Knives KHDaily Knives Knife Center Dogwood Custom Knives Makers / Friends of the Show 50.50 […]Tune In
Host: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives because Kyle couldn’t get his “equipment” to work for the whole last episode Co-host: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Interview: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives Music: Tom the Brit Sponsor Dogwood Custom Knives Instagram, Facebook Dan@DogwoodCustomKnives.com Dan@KnifePerspective.com Interview Links Georgia Custom Knife Makers Guild Casting Kings […]Tune In
Host: Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives (Because Kyle completely failed at rock paper scissors) Co Host: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Interview: Kyle Daily of KH Daily Knives Music by: Tom the Brit Show Overview Two knife makers talking about all things sharp and pointy as well as what it takes to design, […]Tune In