Case has also partnered with custom knifemaker Tony Bose to produce new designs.

Chrome vanadium (CV) Chrome vanadium is a special formula of alloyed cutlery steel known for its ease of re-sharpening. A thin film of oil should be kept on the blade to maintain the polished finish of the steel.) Case Tru-Sharp Surgical Stainless Steel (SS) Case Tru-Sharp Surgical Stainless Steel is a high-carbon steel.

The list of Case knife patterns has remained fairly consistent throughout its history, although a number of new Case designs have been patented in recent years.

Some of these include: The Slim Lock, Tiny Trapper, Baby Doc, Copper Lock, Russ Lock, Baby Butterbean, Cheetah, Cheetah Cub, Hobo, Sod Buster, Mako, Mini-Blackhorn and XX-Changer.

It offers excellent blade strength and corrosion resistance.

Damascus (DAM) Damascus steels date back to the Crusades, and are named for the famous Syrian city where some of the first man-made metals were traded publicly.

The Case website won an ADDY award for creative excellence in 2006.

A Case packaging design won the Best of the Show Award at the North American Packaging Competition for Excellence in the Collector's Item category. The Case Collectors Club (CCC) was established in 1981.The Hobo When the Hobo (54HB) is closed, it resembles a regular Trapper.The handle splits apart revealing a separate knife, fork, spoon and bottle opener.In January 1900, the brothers incorporated to form Case Brothers Cutlery Company. Beginning with World War I, Case has made military knives for U. servicemen and women including the M3 Fighting Knife and the V-42 Stiletto (the latter, for the Devil's Brigade).John Russell Case, who named the company after his father, William Russell ("W. During the 1965 flight of the Molly Brown, astronauts Gus Grissom and John Young used special Case knives on a NASA space mission.The Russ Lock The Russ Lock (953L) debuted in 2000.