These are the knives that open the boxes, and cut the rope, and do all those jobs around the workplace, warehouse, office, and home. Blade tested a selection of these hardworking knives—including the Kershaw Thistle. "Right out of the box, the Kershaw Thistle had a keen edge on it's 3.25-inch blade of stonewashed 8Cr13MoV stainless. The glass-filled-nylon handle in the company's K-Texture is comfortable and provides excellent control," wrote author Abe Elias. Learn more about the Thistle here...then put it to your own test.