Such a poignant, pithy & pointed a question deserves a much more studied and proven response than what I might think is relayed in the KunTao Silat Video Learning and PracticeGroup training. Any one have an opinion based on experience?
KunTao Silat Blades
It has been said that there is no Silat without the knife, but in KunTao Silat that axiom goes much, much deeper. The Founder of KunTao Silat, Steve Gartin, has been well recognized as one of the most expert of the expert knife men in America for over three decades. As one of the three founders of Spyderco Knives, the editor of Sporting Blades and Of Yin & Yang magazines Steve made an indelible mark on the cutlery world. Even the FBI recognizes him as the foremost knife fighting expert in the United States. This video is a glimpse into the knife lore available to those practitioners in the Inner Circle of the Guru Certification Course. kuntaosilat.com