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Von Gruff Knives

By Nik Maxwell

The knife would have to be the quintessential item in any hunter’s gear list – you simply can’t hit the hills without one. For many hunters, owning just one blade is not enough and you may often find that a hunter has several styles and makes at his disposal.


I’ve used plenty of brands over my hunting career including, Koh-I-Nor (I think that’s how it’s spelt?), Gerber, Victorinox, Buck, SVORD, Mercator and just recently, Von Gruff.


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