The Knife Junkie Podcast Introduction – Episode 00
Published November 5, 2018
26 min
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    Welcome to the introductory show of The Knife Junkie Podcast, the podcast for knife collectors, knife lovers, knife newbies and “knife junkies.”

    Each week your hosts Bob "The Knife Junkie" DeMarco and Jim "The Knife Newbie" Person talk knives. Everything about knives! Types, styles, how to maintain your knives, collecting them and lots more.

    On this episode, show #00, the introduction, Bob and Jim cover:
    Pocket Check

    Jim has his red Victorinox Swiss Army Knife
    Bob has several knives

    His beloved Hinderer XM24, Warren Cliff Blade
    GEC #14
    Cold Steel Pink Broken Skull

    Segment 1 – Ships in the Night

    GEC #14

    Main Show Segment

    Who are Bob and Jim
    Why collect knives
    Why another knife podcast

    Segment 2 – Maintenance Minute

    Carbon vs. Stainless Steel and how to maintain them

    Show Wrap-up
    Taking your calls – what knife do you want this holiday gift-giving season? Call The Knife Junkie listener line at 724-466-4467 and let us know.
    Key Moments in the Show
    1:05 – Jim is ready to open a lot of boxes
    1:20 – Bob’s pocket check
    2:05 – Why does Jim have a Swiss Army knife
    3:00 – Jim’s side hustle and how The Knife Junkie helped him make some money
    4:27 – Show structure
    4:41 – Bob explains the Ships in the Night segment
    5:55 – Ships in the Night (Featuring the GEC #14)
    9:30 – Why another knife podcast
    9:50 – The Knife Junkie explains his knife passion
    10:48 – Bob’s grandfather had an influence on his passion for knives
    11:44 – Swords
    12:20 – Always an artist, Bob loves the aesthetics
    13:29 – Bob discusses the show’s special segments
    14:08 – Bob’s Slip Joint Phase
    14:36 – Why collect knives
    15:23 – Knives as weapons
    16:07 – Phillipino martial arts
    17:12 – Bob’s a knife maker too
    18:30 – Who should listen to The Knife Junkie podcast
    18:48 – Other subjects and who should listen
    19:34 – Maintenance Minute – high carbon steel vs. stainless steel
    22:26 – Victorinox
    22:52 – The 24/7 Knife Junkie Listener Line (724-466-4487)
    23:03 – The question of the month
    23:51 – Call the listener line with any questions
    24:07 – Show wrap-up
    24:55 – Visit the website,
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