Care and Maintenance Tips for Your Collectible Swords, Knives and Other Blades

Posted by Devin on 10/31/2013 to U.S. Military Swords
People all over the world collect swords, knives and other blades ranging from a $5 pocket knife to a $400,000 Japanese samurai sword. Each piece in a collection represents money spent, a piece of history and sentimental ties to how or where the blade was acquired. You certainly want to maintain your knives and swords in peak condition. This is easy to do with a few simple tools and a small time commitment.

Great Gifts for Marines

Posted by Devin on 10/30/2013 to U.S. Military Sabers
If you are looking for great gifts for the Marine in your life, then you should consider proper sword displays. You can use a government credit card to purchase an order and have it shipped anywhere in the world. These display stands are handcrafted and can be engraved for special military occasions. You can order a sword display that is handcrafted for the marines with special displays available for NCO swords and there are custom made displays that come in a variety of options.

Top Ways to Display Swords

Posted by Devin on 10/29/2013 to U.S. Military Swords
If you have more than one sword, there are a handful of popular display methods you can use. The first display method crosses the two swords in the center so that each start at a different end and point toward the sky meeting in the middle. In this case the handles are mounted to the bottom of the display. This display is a stand alone display with a base large enough to rest on a desk in an office or elsewhere in the home such as over a fireplace or on the mantel.

Letter Openers - Perfect Gift for Your Favorite Veterans

Posted by Devin on 10/14/2013 to U.S. Military Swords
Many military veterans have different collectible items, and many of these collectible items lay around gathering dust or taking up space in storage areas of the home. They have no day-to-day use, except to serve as reminders of former military service. Finding a gift that has another use, in addition to reflecting someone's military standing as a veteran, is not always an easy task. However, we have the perfect gift for the veteran on your shopping list, regardless of which military branch that he or she served in.