John Blackwell

J/W Blackwell Knives, Calvert, TX

Phil Dunn

Texas Knifemakers’ Guild

Phil Dunn Knives, Tomball, TX

Byron Ray

American Bladesmith Society
Texas Knifemakers’ Guild

Wolf Dog Armory, Conroe, TX

Jason Coy

ABS Apprentice
Forged in Fire S8,e32 Champion
Judges Takeover: Doug Marcaida

Jason Coy Knives, Squires, MO

Ray Kirk

ABS Master Smith
Alabama Forge Council
Knife Group Association
Kansas Custom Knifemakers Association
Forged in Fire, S1,e8
Forged in Fire, S4,e5

Raker Knives, Tahlequah, OK

Bob Merz

Knifemakers Guild
Texas Knifemakers Guild
100%er Knife Group

Merz Knives, Katy, TX

Mykel Piper

Banzelcroft Customs, Lawrence, KS

Johnny Stout

ABS Apprentice Smith
Texas Knifemakers’ Guild, LoneStar Member

Johnny Stout Handmade Knives, New Braunfels, TX

Jack Thatcher

ABS Apprentice Smith
TKG Lonestar Maker & Board Member

Thatchermade Blades, Helotes, TX

Rob Logan

Texas Knifemakers Guild, Lonestar Maker
ABS Apprentice Smith

Blue Canoe Forge, Granbury, TX

Chad J Jones

The Knifemakers Guild

Chad J Jones Knife Werks, Magnolia, TX

Jacob & Kurt Anstaett

ABS Apprentice

Anstaett Forge, Plano, TX

Cordale Whitfield

TKG Lone Star Member
Forged in Fire S8, e24 Champion
The Medieval Mystery Sword

Cw's Custom Knives, Telephone, TX

Dr. Terry J. Schreiner

Oklahoma Knife Group Association
Montana Knifemaker’s Association

Terry Jack Knives, Duncan, OK

Greg Gersh

Gersh Blades, Staten Island, NY

Zach Tarbell

ABS Apprentice
Forged in Fire S8, e2
Forged in Fire S8, e45

Rochester Arc & Flame Center, Rochester, NY

Fermin Lopez

Forged in Fire S6, e10 US Army
Battle of the Branches finalist
Forged in Fire S8, e30 Sergeants Duel Winner
Forged in Fire S8, e31 Champion
Armed Forces Tournament Finale

Taino Custom Knives, Winston Salem, NC

Brandon Hyner

Forged in Fire S8,e39 Champion
The Firangi Sword

BH Knife Co., Groton, CT

JW Randall

ABS Master Bladesmith 2003
2017 International Forged in Fire Champion
S4,e19 Spadroon

JW Randall Custom Knives, Keithville, LA

Billy Salyers

American Bladesmith Society
Forged in Fire S7,e9 Champion
Mad Jack Churchill’s Scottish Backsword

Yellow Rose Forge / Redeemed Steel, Rutherfordton, NC