Welcome to Daniels Family Knife Brands.


The latest release from DFKB is available now. Our Tuna Valley brand, Phoenix Jack swayback pattern with beautiful Amber Stag handles and 154CM steel blade.

Also recently released is the brand new Sea Serpent pattern in our Excelsior Knife Co. line. Available exclusively through our dealer JSR Wyandot Frontier Knives. Click HERE to view them on the JSR store.

These amazing knives are 4 inches long closed, and come in a huge variety of different premium handle materials, along with different blade, bolster, and spring materials. Every knife is hand made by master craftsman and custom knifemaker Chuck Hawes.


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Our Story

A brief history of the Daniels family and their passion for traditional cutlery.

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Napanoch Knife Co.

Old World Knives & Tools, made in Titusville, PA.

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Tuna Valley Cutlery Co.

Traditional Knives for Contemporary Collectors, 100% handmade in the USA.

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Little Giant Axe Co.

USA made handmade miniature axes.

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Excelsior Knife Co.

Superior custom knives, crafted by custom makers, all in the USA.

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Since 1943

The Daniels family have been involved in knives for five generations, from trading, selling, manufacturing, and now distribution. Our goal is to work with knife makers and manufacturers to bring our customers an exclusive line of knives with the highest quality materials.

Check out our Knife Show Schedule to see where you can find us next!


Thank you for your interest in our products.

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Questions or comments about any of our products, please send us an email.