Knife Junkie Contest

Contest Winners:

With over 600 contest submissions, some serious knife knowledge was put on display. We were extremely impressed and learned plenty from your contributions. After reviewing the submissions for several hours and deliberating, the GearJunkie staff has made its decisions…

Aaron Kennedy (#1 staff pick)
John Sonnstedt
Jim Plank
Kevin Lawrence
Kevin K.
Rylan Jaafar
Stephanie Fitte
William Gunsalus


Think you know how to get the most bang for your buck when it comes to purchasing a new blade? Here’s your chance to prove it! Today, as part of our “Day of the Knife” project, we’re giving away a dozen knives (12 total!) from Gerber Gear.

The top 10 best entries (as chosen subjectively by the GearJunkie staff) will receive a Remix Tactical knife from Gerber + as a bonus, our favorite response overall gets a pair of Paraframe knives to go along with their Remix Tactical prize.

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Instructions: Exactly follow these three steps. . .

1) Click to this page and read the GearJunkie article on “What to Pay for a Good Blade.”

2) Click the Facebook “Like” button under the title of the “What to Pay for a Good Blade” article.

3) To Enter. . . In the comments area on the article, tell us about your last knife purchase and then answer: In your experience, what are the most important qualities to look for when purchasing a knife?

Go! The article is on this page. We’ll pick 10 winners later this afternoon. Stay tuned.

—This contest is a part of GearJunkie’s “Day of the Knife” project, which includes content about knives, giveaways and a reader-submission contest for a chance to win $5k in gear!