Knife maker cuts through tough economic times

Tom Krein's knives continue to be in high demand

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Tom Krein grinds a knife handle in his Gentry shop on Friday. Krein has continued to be busy, even during the slowdown in the economy.

Tom Krein grinds a knife handle in his Gentry shop on Friday. Krein has continued to be busy, even during the slowdown in the economy.
Photo by Randy Moll

When the economy faltered, things may have slowed a little for Tom Krein, owner and operator of Krein Knives in Gentry, but they didn’t slow very much and have started to pick up again with high demand for his skill and craftsmanship in making high-quality knives.


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