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Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 11:20am
The KOA mission, to build " finest quality outdoorsman's knives " eventually led to the development of the patented Friction Forging process that created the finest, sharpest and longest lasting cutting edge of any knife in the world. We created a separate company for that line and process and...
Monday, March 14, 2016 at 2:43pm
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 10:30pm
KOA won the Blade Magazine Award for Most Innovative American Made Design after entering thier first knife, the Alaska Brown Bear Skinner/Cleaver, into the 1994 International Blade Show. The Alaska Brown Bear Skinner/Cleaver was the first knife developed by professional Alaskan outfitter and bush...
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 10:29pm
In the June 2008 issue of Field & Stream Magazine, there is an article entitled "The 20 Best Knives Ever Made," by David Petzal. The author states his primary reason for choosing these knives as "they simply work better than anything else." We are very proud to have two of our knives...