Spyderco Inc.
820 Spyderco Way
Golden, CO 80403-8053

Phone: (303) 279-8383
Toll-Free: (800) 525-7770

Since starting Spyderco we’ve been told our knives are different, peculiar, even out there. All true. Thinking beyond established knife industry barriers allowed us to introduce new and radical innovations to the knife culture including: One-hand opening, serrations on a folder, and a clip to attach a knife to a pocket.

Making knives that consistently deliver reliable high-performance requires an ongoing commitment to testing. In our million-dollar testing facility we examine edge retention with a CATRA machine, look for rust development with Q-FOG, check the force needed to open and close a knife. We also repeatedly test for stress, wear, optimal heat-treating, and actively search for higher quality, performance enhancing steels and materials. As a customer you probably don’t think about this, or much care, but it allows us to put forth a promise. When you purchase a Spyderco you are buying a high-quality reliable cutting tool designed and manufactured for peak performance and ergonomic comfort. Those Who Know Carry Spyderco.

Spyderco Sponsors James Clifton and Donavon Phillips in the BladeSports competitions.

Peter's Heat Treating, Inc.


Peters Heat Treating
P.O. Box 624
215 Race Street
Meadville, PA 16335

Phone: (814) 333-1782

Since 1979 and now into the second generation, Peters’ Heat Treating has been one of the leaders in the precision parts heat treating industry.

Whether you are a micro-precision manufacturer routinely working with tolerances of less than one ten thousandth of an inch or are manufacturing parts with less stringent tolerances, we believe you will find that Peters’ Heat Treating offers one of the best values in the industry. We make it our job to understand your industry and are experienced in offering solutions to overcome your manufacturing challenges. To offer the highest level of quality, our staff works with each client to select the proper procedures that will meet your application requirements.

The heat treat is an essential component of a great competition knife. We are proud to not only sponsor BladeSports International competitions but to also compete in them.

Peters’ Heat Treat Sponsors Dan Keffeler, Brad Stallsmith, and Luke Stallsmith in the BladeSports competitions.

L.T. Wright Handcrafted Knives


L.T. Wright Handcrafted Knives

130 B Warren Lane
Wintersville, OH 43953

Phone: (740) 317-1404

L.T. Wright Handcrafted Knives creates beautiful artisan working pieces from a name you know and trust.

Years of knowledge and experience have finally led us to the bright new future of knife-making. Our skilled, carefully selected craftsman are working hard to bring you ultra high quality, long-lasting steel you can be proud to pass on through the generations.

LTWK Sponsors Nicole Warden in the BladeSports competitions.

Jantz Supply


Jantz Supply

309 W Main
Davis, OK 73030

Phone: (580) 369-2316
Toll Free: (800) 351-8900

Jantz Supply’s goal is to promote the art of knifemaking offering the best quality products combined with unsurpassed customer service.

Jantz Sponsors the Jantz Team in the BladeSports competitions.

Precision Metal Works

Precision Metal Works

1252 SW CR 3040
Corsicana, TX 75110

Phone: (903) 229-2884
E-mail: precisionmetalworks.tx@gmail.com

Precision Metal Works provides industrial fabrication.

Percision Metal Works Sponsors Gary Bond in the BladeSports competitions.

Knife Informer


Knife Informer

32 Manor Road
Kentfield, CA 94904

E-mail: matt@knifeinformer.com

Knife Informer is the leading online resource for knife enthusiasts, featuring in-depth reviews, articles and education.