This is one of only a small known handful of custom knives made with a cross-guard by Harry K. McEvoy, Jr. of the Tru-Balance Knife Company. It came with a very interesting origin story that says it was made for the controversial martial artist figure, Frank Dux of Bloodsport fame that, unfortunately is just not true. Frank Dux made no such claims himself, but others tried to tie this knife to him, perhaps in order to boost it’s reputation. Continue reading The Odd History of the Tru-Bal “C. W. Dux Combat Bowie”
This knife came from Bobby Branton’s collection. I bought it from Dave Jester. Though there are several others in his collection that have the same blade shape this is a one-of-a-kind version with stag handles.
Continue reading Stag Handled Tru-Bal Throwing Knife
This is the knife that is the prize of my Harry K. McEvoy collection because it is one-of-a-kind. It has an amazing story.
Continue reading Model No. 82 Tru-Bal™ Special INDIAN LANCEHEAD Throwing Knife by Harry K. McEvoy