News — scotland

We are moving

Posted by Jason Degnan on

Our facebook followers will already know the gossip, however if you do not follow our facebook page, then you might not know... We have taken the decision to relocate our Polkemmet store. Our plan is to close the doors at the end of may, and move into even more amazing premises to create a much better shopping experience for our customers. So what do we have in mind? Well we are looking at two options 1)move onto the high street - allowing us to be more accessible for everyone 2) move into a large industrial unit - allowing us to...

Read more →

Jaktkit Knv2 - best in test

Posted by Jason Degnan on

An overview of the Jaktkit Knv2 A reliable knife must perform its tasks even in the most difficult situations, for this reason we are very proud that Piketen - A Special Operations unit of Swedish police are using this knife. Knife Knv2 has received the highest test score awarded to a Swedish knife by reputable Bushcraft.nl, in strong competition with the fine knives from Fällkniven (A1, F1, S1) and Morakniven (Pathfinder & Tactical SRT) The knives' unique combination of heavy-duty construction and nimble performance have made them relied upon by many military personnel during difficult missions aboard. Every aspect of Gen II Knv2...

Read more →

Back Country Suvival - Winter Expedition Meet

Posted by Jason Degnan on

What better way to kick start 2017 that to climb one of the highest munros in the cairngorms. Jason from RJ Bushcraft joined up with Neil Foote from back country survival for a jolly up the hills, bit of winter skills practise, night in a bothy and the potential to sleep in a snow hole above 4000ft on Ciste Mhearaidh. Jason decided to take a friend along with him, who has never been up a hill before. Best to leave the rest of the blog to Jason to explain. From the minute we arrived at the BCS bothy we were greeted...

Read more →

What & Why - The questions I am often asked

Posted by Jason Degnan on

People are curious by nature, however I am often asked the same questions when people come visit RJ Bushcraft for the first time, what made me decide to open a bushcraft store, why did I decide to do it and most importantly what its all about... So I have decided to write a short blog to answer those questions. My passion and love for the outdoors is something which has been with me since I joined the cub scouts as a young boy, I have always looked for ways to make my time outdoors more comfortable and use what is...

Read more →