Hear the Hammer: The Story of Montana's Ruana Knives
This is the same original book with a new look and must for anyone interests in the history of Ruana Knives. Reprinted in 2012, it tells the story from Rudy Ruana’s start in knife making, to his son in law, Vic Hangas joining him in the trade, to present day operations at Ruana Knife Works, Inc. Sections include insight into Rudy’s life, previously published articles, customer comments, technical information on older knives and their markings, past brochures and price lists. It’s what we use as a resource for dating old Ruana Knvies. Published by Mandell and Towsley. Written by Stephen Smith. This is the second printing of "Hear the Hammer".
Books can be signed upon request with our names and / or a special message to someone with no extra charge.
Book ~ $25 sold seperately
Book ~ $20 - with knife purchase, limited to one book per new knife at discounted price