American Made Knives


We are currently seeking to compile the most comprehensive list of companies that make knives right here in the USA. This directory has information about people who make knives with links to their businesses, which includes some large corporations, small businesses and individuals.




By far the most abundant type of knifemaker in America are individual bladesmiths, many who started out as part time hobbiests that have gone on to be full time master craftsmen. Fixed blade knives are probably the most common, but you can find many folding blades along with a wide variety of special purpose knives too.

Apart from finding knives which we use everyday, which includes both factory produced & handmade items, many are one of a kind and unique.

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US Knife Manufacturers & Brands

There are currently a total of (50) knife makers in this directory.

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Note: Some of the companies listed in this directory that produce knives made here in America, may also produce them in other countries as well. Many businesses alter their brand names, manufacturing practices and product designs with little or no notice, so if there are still questions that remain, we suggest contacting the manufacturer directly.

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Abel Blade Knives
Abel Blade Knives

First produced in 1993, Abel Blade knives own a stellar reputation among outdoors enthusiasts all around the world. These painted pocket knives are created individually by hand in Abel's creative art department using an artistic metallurgical process and feature the fly-fishing-themed artwork of noted painter Derek DeYoung. The blade is a high-carbon, high chrome 154CM stainless steel, honed to a razor-sharp point, while the handles are aircraft-grade aluminum. Removable spring steel pocket clip. In brown trout. Blade length 2?"; overall length 6¾". Made in USA. This knife is prohibited from being sold in New York, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

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Bark River Knives
Bark River Knives

All Bark River knives and axes are guaranteed against manufacturing defects for life. If you have problems with our product, just return it to us and we will repair or replace it.

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Bear & Son Knives
Bear & Son Knives

Bear & Son Cutlery and Remington Outdoor Company have announced a partnership agreement to manufacture a new line of collectible and functional cutlery products. The collection will offer all of the sleek design of a Bear & Son knife with the rugged durability that sportsmen have come to rely on from Remington. Both companies stress the importance of quality products made in the USA.

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Benchmade Knives
Benchmade Knife Company

For over two Novades, Benchmade has been committed to designing and manufacturing world-class sports cutlery and edged tools. We continually strive to manufacture high quality American made knives that will deliver superior performance and provide great value for our customers. Whether you are using a Griptilian® as a basic cutting tool or one of our professional-grade rescue hooks to perform a quick cut in an emergency situation, you can count on your Benchmade to get the job done.

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Buck Knives
Buck Knives

We warranty each and every Buck knife to be free of defects in material and workmanship for the life of the knife, and we will repair or replace with a new Buck knife, at our option, any Buck knife that is defective. Buck Knives does not warrant its products against normal wear or misuse. Buck Knives are not intended to be used as hammers, chisels, pry bars or screwdrivers. If your knife was damaged due to misuse, our repair department can analyze the damage and repair it for a reasonable fee.

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Entrek Knives
Entrek Knives

The Entrek USA line of high quality knives consists of over 30 models ranging from the Lynx at an overall length of under 6 1/2 inches to the Strike Eagle at over 14 1/2 inches. We continue to listen to the people who use Entrek USA knives and design knives to meet their needs. Hunting, utility, tactical we make knives to fit many uses.

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Ka-Bar Knives
Ka-Bar Knives

There are three very important letters that separate these KA-BAR knives from all others - U.S.A.

We're so proud of our USA made knives, we print those three great letters right on the highest quality blade, so you'll never forget that KA-BAR knives are made in the land of the free and used by the brave.

Check out the KA-BAR knives lucky enough to be born in the US of A.

We've been making knives since 1898 and each knife undergoes our unique manufacturing processes and testing to ensure corrosion resistance, strength, edge holding ability, and an out-of-the-box razor sharp cutting edge.

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StClair Limited Edition Burl Folder Knife
StClair Limited Edition Burl Folder Knife

When Michael StClair, a twice-deployed infantry sniper veteran, transitioned from the US Army in 2009, he turned his attention entirely to knifemaking. This limited edition knife - one of 15 pieces total - is the result of his labors. Both knife and sheath are contructed entirely by hand. Detailed vine filework on the spine of the knife. Complete with belt sheath. Blade length 2½". Total length 5½". Stainless steel blade. Clean and dry after use; oil before storage. Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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Case & Sons Cutlery
Case & Sons Cutlery

W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Company has been a leading American manufacturer of premium, hand-crafted knives for more than a century. Still manufactured in Bradford, Pennsylvania by skilled artisans using the finest materials and time-honored techniques – this rich heritage makes Case knives the brand of choice for sportsmen and knife enthusiasts, as well as the most collected knives in the world. From hunting and pocket knives to the V-42 Stiletto carried by U.S. Army soldiers in World War II, to the M-1 Astronauts knife carried on the Gemini and Apollo missions, Case knives have been a trusted companion, as well as a tool, for generations.

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