All posts tagged "Nick Shabazz"

  • Why Fit and Finish Matters

    By Nick Shabazz As a reviewer, and griper in the cutlery world, I’m pretty obsessed with ‘fit and finish’, that is, makers’ treatment of the...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 50: The Finale

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com The bad news is, after one year and over 4 solid hours of griping, this will be...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 49: Cataloged

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick discusses the downside of the SHOT Show product release schedule and tells knife marketers that there’s...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 48: Smooth Operator

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com According to Nick, today’s knife maker needs to meet these minimum expectations of quality. Knife Gripes with...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 47: Abandoned

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick shines a spotlight on the dark side of limited run models. Knife Gripes with Nick Shabazz...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 46: Extra Mile

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick tells knife makers why sometimes ‘good enough’ isn’t good enough. Knife Gripes with Nick Shabazz is...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 45: MAP Mishap

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick warns manufacturers about the misuse of MAP pricing. Knife Gripes with Nick Shabazz is brought to...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 44: Underhanded

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick says the world would be a better place if all high-end knife resellers were honest and...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 43: Long Game

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick explains why makers are better off producing knives that don’t require after purchase service. Knife Gripes...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 42: Steel Sense

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick discusses some of the factors to consider when settling on a steel. Knife Gripes with Nick...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 41: Wife Gripes

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick asked his female viewers to share their knife gripes and offers their perspective. Knife Gripes with...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 40: Fine Print

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick explains why knife makers should ax the fine print in their warranties. Knife Gripes with Nick...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 39: Snaggage

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick urges knife makers not to obstruct a blade’s slicing path. Knife Gripes with Nick Shabazz is brought...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 38: TactiKool-Aid

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Nick says that knife marketers have their sights so focused on the tactical crowd that they may...

  • Knife Gripes Episode 37: Oh My Mod

    Knife Gripes is brought to you by UrbanEDCSupply.com Aftermarket service providers may not be as good as they say or think they are, Nick warns....