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The Art of Throwing a Tomahawk

The Art of Throwing a Tomahawk

It’s seductive, manly, and primal—and really damn hard. After a few whiskeys, our writer tries to master the art in Jackson Hole with the guys at New West KnifeWorks.

Knife, Swiss Army

Knife, Swiss Army

Swiss Army Knife: The world’s first consumer multitool, designed by cutler Karl Elsener with two blades, a screwdriver, and a can opener.

Pulaski

Pulaski

Pulaski: A wildland-firefighting tool that combines an ax and an adze and is used to clear brush and small trees.

Leatherman

Leatherman

Leatherman: A multitool invented by Tim Leatherman after wishing he had a pair of pliers while working on a rust-bucket Fiat with a pocket knife during a 1975 European road trip.