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Dozier Knives

"I began making knives when I was a boy, learning from my grandfather how to forge files and springs into useable knives. In the early 1960's I was making and selling roughly made knives that local hunters in central Louisiana liked. They like them because I made the steel harder so it would hold an edge even with rough use. In 1965 I began reading the articles in the gun magazines and Gun Digest by A.G. Russell and by Ken Warner, and realized that there were other people out there making knives. Seeing knives made by other people, led me to reach for new levels of fit and finish in all of my knife work. This was during a time when knifemaking was beginning to change; Al Buck had turned from being a knife maker to owning a factory; W.D. Randall had 15 to 20 men making his knives; Bill Moran, Harry Morseth, and a few others made up the entire world of handmade knives. By 1971, I was made to feel that I fit into the top levels of current knifemaking. Bob Loveless had come from nowhere to become the most respected name in knifemaking. Articles on knives were appearing everywhere, and I was mentioned in most of them.In late 1971, A.G. Russell, the leading figure in knife sales, asked me if I would be willing to come work for him and to help in saving the Morseth knife company from extinction. I saw this as an opportunity to learn more about my craft, and indeed, in the next three years I made as many knives as one man could be expected to make. I finally experienced what is now called "burnout", left knifemaking and went back to my work as an ironworker. As I traveled the eastern half of the United States doing ironwork, I carried my knifemaking equipment and managed to make a few dozen knives a year. Just a few years ago, I returned to make the Morseth knives for A.G. Russell, and now have my own knife making business. I find that I would much rather make basic hunting knives from the highest quality tool steels at very reasonable prices, for people who will use them, than spend expensive time hand rubbing a finish for collectors. I will probably make a few fancy knives each year, but my heart is with the knives you see online."

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DK-BBDU "Bare Bones Dozier Utility"Quickview +
$465.00
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By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/27/2015
CUSTOM Drop Point HunterQuickview +
$445.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/27/2015
KM-3 - AgentQuickview +
$275.00
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Date Added:  8/21/2015
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  9/1/2015
DK-FHL - Large Size Folding HunterQuickview +
$575.00
$560.00
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Date Added:  9/1/2015
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Date Added:  8/25/2015
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/24/2015
DK-FHL - Large Size Folding HunterQuickview +
$475.00
$445.00
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Date Added:  8/24/2015
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/20/2015
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/19/2015
Loveless Drop Hunter - David Yellow Horse CustomQuickview +
$1,345.00
By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives, David Yellowhorse
Date Added:  8/14/2015
By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/14/2015
DK-FHL - Bark Mammoth IvoryQuickview +
$1,095.00
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/10/2015
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/3/2015
By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
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Date Added:  7/20/2015
Double Linerlock FolderQuickview +
$595.00
$575.00
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/17/2015
Rare FighterQuickview +
$1,195.00
$1,000.00
By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  5/23/2013
2000 Work Horse - LeftyQuickview +
$550.00
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By Dozier Knives, Left Handed
Date Added:  8/26/2015
KS-3 - Professional Guides KnifeQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/21/2015
KM-4 - Reverse TantoQuickview +
$250.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/19/2015
Small Fixed BladeQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/17/2015
K-14 Lil Deer SkinnerQuickview +
$245.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/17/2015
DK-SISU Model 1Quickview +
$425.00
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By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/14/2015
DK-SISU Model 4Quickview +
$455.00
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By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/11/2015
DK-SISU Model 1Quickview +
$425.00
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By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/11/2015
K-DP - Drop Point HunterQuickview +
$445.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  8/3/2015
K-14 Lil Deer SkinnerQuickview +
$250.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/30/2015
Custom Boot Model - KM-20 HandleQuickview +
$345.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
K-31 - Arkansas TravelerQuickview +
$275.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
K-31 - Arkansas TravelerQuickview +
$275.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
K-DPII - Drop Point Hunter - 2nd GenerationQuickview +
$250.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
Custom  Dozier Personal - K-42 HandleQuickview +
$230.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
K-8 - Semi SkinnerQuickview +
$225.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/23/2015
K-23 - FiletQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/22/2015
K-38 - Improved Professional SkinnerQuickview +
$245.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/21/2015
K-17 - White River SkinnerQuickview +
$305.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/20/2015
K-39 - Teton SkinnerQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/20/2015
DK-BBFM "Bare Bones Field Master"Quickview +
$485.00
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By R.L. Dozier, Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/16/2015
K-14 Lil Deer SkinnerQuickview +
$245.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/16/2015
K-38 - Improved Professional SkinnerQuickview +
$325.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/10/2015
K-30 - Whitetail SkinnerQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/10/2015
K-16 Yukon Pro SkinnerQuickview +
$315.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/9/2015
K-4 - Straight HunterQuickview +
$295.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/9/2015
K-19 Professional SkinnerQuickview +
$300.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/7/2015
K-22 - Buffalo River HunterQuickview +
$245.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/7/2015
Custom WorkhorseQuickview +
$650.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/1/2015
K-29 - SweetwaterQuickview +
$265.00
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By Dozier Knives
Date Added:  7/1/2015
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