Knife Use & Care

  • Why is there oil on my blade?

    Citadel Black Knife Oil is used to prevent rust by displacing water efficiently; as well as protecting against heavy wear & tear by creating a thin consistent layer of oil.
  • How do I clean my knife?

    Follow the steps below for a clean knife. (Make sure to wear protective gloves) Make sure to fully open all parts of the knife.  Scrub knife with mild dish detergent using a soft sponge or toothbrush. Dry off the knife with a clean cloth. Spray with WD-40. Rub in WD-40 with a clean dry cloth.
  • Need help opening or closing your spring blade or baton?