Reviews

Medkits & Mountains

AJ Iaquinta

Tags first aid, gear, medkit, survival

Medkits & Mountains

It was a chilly November night in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York. I was back at the house cleaning my gear and washing up after successfully recovering my first kill with a bow. My emotions were still settling from roller coaster ride of adrenaline, concern, anxiety, relief and reverence that accompanies every kill. I was washing my knife in the sink while reflecting on the events that had unfolded during the past few hours when I slipped and ran the blade down my right index finger just above the last knuckle. I wasn’t spraying arterial blood or anything...


New Release: SEVR Broadheads

AJ Iaquinta

Tags broadheads, gear, mechanical

New Release: SEVR Broadheads

Here at Knights of the Apex we have always been very apprehensive about mechanical broadheads, specifically because we have seen them take some pretty wonky deflections off of rib cages. That being said we do concede that their lower aerodynamic profile and often larger cutting diameter have obvious advantages. So we were highly intrigued when we saw the release of these new mechanical broadheads by SEVR.  These things are loaded with features. The most notable of which being their trademarked and patented Lock-and-Pivot design. As the name implies, this design locks the blades open on impact creating a 2.1 inch...


Partnerships

AJ Iaquinta

Tags culture, KOTA, mindset, Op-ed, partners, sponsors

Partnerships

We don’t have any… One of the reasons we created Knights of the Apex was to share stories and products from individuals, and companies that excite and inspire us but no one is giving us free stuff or paying us to do it. We don't have sponsors (yet). One of our goals is to be transparent in everything we do. If you see a product on this site or in a social media post it’s because we either use it or are legitimately psyched about. Now, would we like to partner with companies and organizations in the future? Yes, BUT...