DPx Gear is the brainchild of lifelong Adventurer Robert Young Pelton. Robert has spent over 30 years in: conflict, wilderness and hard-use environments where the quality of your knife could mean the difference between life and death. It is from this experience that the need for DPx Gear Dangerous Places Extreme, was born.
Robert has worked for major media outlets such as: National Geographic Adventure, Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel, ABC News, CBS 60 Minutes, and CNN. DPx Gear is deigned in the US and made around the world leveraging Robert's global connections to match the best product with the best facilities in the world.
Robert is the author of the best-selling book: Robert Young Pelton's The World's Most Dangerous Places (Harper Collins), now in its fifth edition. His other books include Come Back Alive (Random House), his intense autobiography, The Adventurist (Broadway Books), and Three Worlds Gone Mad (Lyons Press), a book about the people he met while involved in three separate wars. His most recent works include Licensed to Kill: Hired Guns in the War on Terror, a book about mercenaries and private contractors (Crown Publishers), and Raven (Penguin), a YA story based on his early childhood.