Williams Blade Design. Knives and tools designed by Americans James (father) and Christopher (son) Williams. Designs based on ancient, proven patterns (e.g. Japan) produced by prestigious contractors. Among them we can find the cult manufacturer: Winkler Knives (USA) and the best European knifemakers in their class: TRC Knives (Lithuania), LionSteel (Italy). The assortment includes folding knives, knives with a fixed blade, axes and other tools dedicated to everyday use (EDC), outdoor and tactical.

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Williams Blade Design CBX002 Compact Bearded Axe 12.5”

2,599.00  Gross, ( 2,113.01  Net )
Williams Blade Design CBX002 Compact Bearded Axe 12.5” The perfect companion for backcountry adventures or your bugout bag. Compact, lightweight, and versatile. Hold at the base of the handle for chopping, choke up behind the blade for finer tasks. 80CrV2 steel, with full tang construction, makes for an exceedingly tough and reliable tool that is also easy to sharpen in the field. This run features black canvas micarta scales and a kydex quick access sheath. Made by Master Bladesmith Daniel Winkler and his team in the mountains of North Carolina.
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Williams Blade Design HZM002 Hira Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5″ Knife

2,099.00  Gross, ( 1,706.50  Net )
Williams Blade Design HZM002 Hira Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5" knife is a project from Williams house made by Winkler Knives in limited number of 100 pcs only. Our smallest fixed blade in the Hira Zukuri series, the HZM combines the same battle-tested Winkler 80CrV2 steel and the same proven blade geometry as its bigger brothers, but in a sub-compact package. A lightweight and discreet EDC built for hard use and comfortable carry.
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Williams Blade Design OZF002 Osoraku Zukuri Folder 3.5″ Folding Knife

1,499.00  Gross, ( 1,218.70  Net )
Williams Blade Design OZF002 Osoraku Zukuri Folder 3.5" it is a folding knife designed by Christopher Williams. The OZF002 is the second iteration of our Osoraku Zukuri Folder series. Featuring a 3.5" blade and a slimmed down profile for an impressively light and compact carry. A single-piece milled carbon fiber scale paired with a titanium frame lock make for an exceptionally strong and rigid construction. Our classic waisted handle design provides a comfortable, and versatile, grip and a Bohler M390 steel blade provides industry leading edge retention. This knife is the culmination of over two decades of design experience. Our ultimate gentleman's carry folder.
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Williams Blade Design OZK002 Osoraku Zukuri Kaiken 4.5″ Knife

1,499.00  Gross, ( 1,218.70  Net )
Williams Blade Design OZK002 Osoraku Zukuri Kaiken 4.5" Knife The OZK series is a lightweight, compact, fixed blade using our proven Osoraku Zukuri blade shape, and professional-grade Sleipner tool steel. The 3D milled neutral handle provides excellent grip no matter how you choose to hold the knife. A slim, lined, kydex sheath, paired with a Tracker Dan clip, make for a variety of discreet carry options. The result of decades of experience, the ideal EDC blade.
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Williams Blade Design OZM001 Osoraku Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5″

1,159.00  Gross, ( 942.28  Net )
Williams Blade Design OZM001 Osoraku Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5" The OZM series is a compact fixed blade with our classic Osoraku Zukuri grind. The high performance Sleipner steel blade and canvas micarta handle, with hidden tang construction, make for a streamlined package that stays true to classical Japanese design. The raised screw on the outward facing side of the handle allows for indexing in the same way as a traditional rayskin handle, mimicking the emperor node. The Kydex sheath is expertly crafted by TRC Knives, and features a loop with Pull-the-DOT snap for a range of carry options. This is a premium compact fixed blade for EDC and outdoor use. 

Williams Blade Design OZM002 Osoraku Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5″

1,195.08  Gross, ( 971.61  Net )
Williams Blade Design OZM002 Osoraku Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5" The OZM series is a compact fixed blade with our classic Osoraku Zukuri grind. The high performance Sleipner steel blade and canvas micarta handle, with hidden tang construction, make for a streamlined package that stays true to classical Japanese design. The raised screw on the outward facing side of the handle allows for indexing in the same way as a traditional rayskin handle, mimicking the emperor node. The Kydex sheath is expertly crafted by TRC Knives, and features a loop with Pull-the-DOT snap for a range of carry options. This is a premium compact fixed blade for EDC and outdoor use.

Williams Blade Design Patch

35.99  Gross, ( 29.26  Net )
Williams Blade Design Patch with the logo of the American manufacturer. A wave referring to the style of Japanese symbols identifying the family or clan (mon, kamon).
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Williams Blade Design SZF001 Shobu Zukuri Folder Folding Knife

1,879.00  Gross, ( 1,527.64  Net )
Williams Blade Design SZF001 Shobu Zukuri Folder it is a folding knife designed by Christopher Williams. Milled from a solid piece of Titanium, with a tough Sleipner steel blade, this folder is designed for serious use. For this project we utilized LionSteel’s expertise as pioneers in solid knife technology. The result is an integral folder that is both exceptionally strong and surprisingly lightweight. Featuring darkened titanium, and black oxide finished steel, for a discreet package.
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Williams Blade Design SZF002 Shobu Zukuri Folder Black Ultralight Folding Knife

1,245.00  Gross, ( 1,012.20  Net )
Williams Blade Design SZF002 Shobu Zukuri Folder Black Ultralight Folding Knife was projected by Christopher Williams. Milled from a solid piece of lightweight 7075 Aluminum, with a tough Sleipner steel blade, this folder is the ultralight version of the SZF Series. The Black edition is our reduced signature offering with a black oxide finished blade and hardware for covert carry. For this project we utilized LionSteel’s expertise as pioneers in solid knife technology. The result is an integral folder that is both exceptionally strong and lightweight.  
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Williams Blade Design SZK001 Shobu Zukuri Kaiken 4.5″

Williams Blade Design SZK001 Shobu Zukuri Kaiken 4.5" The SZK series features a classic Shobu Zukuri grind for excellent lateral strength and cutting ability. As a part of EDC fixed blade line, this knife is optimized for compact and comfortable carry. Featuring an Elmax blade, one of the toughest stainless steels on the market, and canvas micarta handle scales with brass pins. Produced with TRC Knives because of their reputation for outstanding craftsmanship and attention to detail. The SZK 001 is a knife made for hard use, but with the refinement of a collector’s piece. This is an individually numbered batch of 80 pieces.
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Williams Blade Design SZK003 Shobu Zukuri Kaiken 4.5″ | M390 | Natural Canvas Micarta

2,199.00  Gross, ( 1,787.80  Net )
Williams Blade Design SZK003 Shobu Zukuri Kaiken 4.5" | M390 | Natural Canvas Micarta.  The SZK series features a classic Shobu Zukuri grind for excellent lateral strength and cutting ability. Part of our EDC fixed blade line, this knife is optimized for compact and comfortable carry. Featuring an M390 blade, with market leading edge retention and toughness, and natural canvas micarta handle scales with brass pins. We produced this blade with TRC Knives because of their reputation for outstanding craftsmanship and attention to detail. The SZK 003 is a knife made for hard use, but with the refinement of a collector’s piece. This is an individually numbered batch of 150 pieces. 
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Williams Blade Design SZM001 Shobu Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5″

Williams Blade Design SZM001 Shobu Zukuri Mini Kaiken 3.5" The smallest blade in our Shobu Zukuri series, with the same classic grind for excellent lateral strength and cutting ability. Part of our EDC fixed blade line, this knife is optimized for compact and comfortable carry. Featuring an Elmax blade, with market leading toughness for stainless steel, and black canvas micarta handle scales with brass pins. We produced this blade with TRC Knives because of their reputation for outstanding craftsmanship and attention to detail. The SZM 001 is a knife made for hard use, but with the refinement of a collector’s piece. This is an individually numbered batch of 100 pieces.
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