Where can I purchase a Bark River Knife?
-You can purchase one (or more) of our products from one of our
Dealers, listed on our dealer page.
Where can I buy a honing block or kit to sharpen my knife?
-Both DLT Trading and Knivesshipfree sell honing kits.
KSF also has some wonderful sharpening videos that show you how to maintain a Convex Edge.
I'm looking for a specific knife, but I can't seem to find it at any of your
dealers. What should I do?
-If you can't find what you are looking for at out dealers, you can always check our Production Schedule.
If it isn't there you can always head to www.knifeforums.com and ask on
their Wanted Section.
What is Knifeforums?
is a forum where knife enthusiasts can meet to discuss the industry, politics, and personal experiences, in an intelligent and
Can I buy a knife directly from
-We do not sell
direct. You can purchase our products through our
Can I Purchase one of your Blanks without a Handle?
-For safety reasons we attach the handles to our knives before we finish our edges. None of our knives go out unfinished and they all have handles on them.
I want to
become a Dealer for Bark River Knives, how do I do
-Contact one of our
Main Distributors, they can set you up as a Dealer.
Our Distributors are:
- DLT Trading (in MI)
- Bohn Distribution (in OR)
- Blue Ridge Knives (in VA)
- D-PO Company (in Russia)
- Kizlyar-Messer (in Germany)
have a showroom?
-Since all of the knives we produce are shipped out
the same day, we Do Not have a showroom. The closest store that carries
our knives, is Northstar Trading Post here between Gladstone, MI and Escanaba, MI.
The next closest is in Menominee, MI.
types of Steel do you use?
-Bark River Knives use a wide variety of carbon steels
including: A-2, CPM3V, CPM-M4, 154CM, CPM154, and CPM S35VN. We also use
Sandvick Stainless Steel: 12C27, 13C26, and 19C27.
-All Bark River Knives and axes are
guaranteed against manufacturing defects for LIFE. If you have any
problems with our product, just return it to us and we will repair or
replace it. If you would like us to refurbish or re-sharpen the product,
please enclose shipping and handling fees:
$15 Lower 48 States
$40 All other Countries
Multiple Knives May add
Is the Sheath under
-Yes it is. The Sheath has the same warranty as
our knives. If your sheath is defective, send it back and we will replace
Can I buy
an Extra Sheath?
-Check out one of our dealers sites.
They have extra sheaths in stock for sale.
Do you give
-We don't give Military Discounts, we don't sell
direct to our customers. Though if you call us we can tell you which of our
Dealers and Distributors give Military Discounts.
How does Pre-Ordering work? What is Pre-Ordering?
-Pre-Ordering allows you to order one of our knives before the run is even
started. You can customize the knife to how you want; the handle material,
with liners, without liners. You can contact any of our Dealers and
Pre-order a knife through them. This means you can get a Bravo-1 with
Turquoise Canvas and White liners, or any other combination you can think of.
Production Schedule often to see which knives are
coming up to be sure you get your Pre-Order in before we make the next run!