Cart 0 items for $0.00

No products in the cart.

american bladesmith society

bill moran aki bowie knife

Founding Father of the ABS: William “Bill” Moran

Early Life There are few knifemakers whose name is as well known as William Francis Moran. Bill was born on a dairy farm in Maryland where he learned blacksmithing largely through trial and error. It’s clear that he had a passion for the art of making knives at a very young age—he forged his first knife when he was only…

Read More
Back to top