Category Archive: Knife Reviews

Hiking And Survival Equipment

Hiking And Survival Equipment For Use In The WildI have found this company offering survival gear at very good prices.Based in China, they manufacture all kinds of gear and they ship to the US for free.Well worth a look. SURVIVAL KNIVES SLINGSHOTS STRAIGHT BLADE KNIVES FIRE STARTERS LOCK KNIVES PARACORD BRACELET NON LOCK KNIVES FLASHLIGHT I have …

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Folding Knife Comparison Guide

Folding Knife Comparison Guide  The folding knife comparison guide is a good way to compare all the different knives. As well as see the type and design of the knife, you can also rearrange the columns in order of preference using the arrows at the top of the chart. The price of the knives is indicated as $=low upto $$$$$=high For …

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Folding Knife Buyers Guide

Folding Knife Buyers Guide When buying a knife with a blade that folds away into the handle, it is important to consider a few points. Firstly, all folders that are manually opened and closed are legal throughout the USA, however, ‘automatic’ knives are only legal in some 28 states – some state allow the possession of a folder but not carrying, while others require …

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Value for money knives for survival and bushcraft

Value For Money Knives For Survival And Bushcraft Not everyone can afford $200- $300 for a handmade survival or bushcraft knife. Even $100 is enough these days, so all praise to the manufacturers who are producing some pretty dam good knives – knives that actually offer you good value for you dollar, yet can still …

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Survival Knife Review – ESEE-6 Plain Black Blade

ESEE-6 Plain Black Blade With Grey Removable Lined Micarta Handles 1095 Carbon Steel 57-Rc In this review I want to highlight some of the very best points of this great survival / bushcraft / tactical knife. I like the ESSE-6 knife a lot… It is a mixture of the best points from a full survival …

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Knife Review – Morakniv Companion Fixed Blade Outdoor Knife

Morakniv Companion Fixed Blade Outdoor Knife  Firstly, the  is not a full tang knife, it has a 3/4 tang. Normally, anyone involved with bushcraft would never advocate a non full tang knife, but I have my reasons, as I will explain later. Secondly, this is about the cheapest ‘survival knife‘ that is actually useful for …

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Knife Review – Tom Brown Tracker

Tom Brown Tracker Knife Review  This is my personal review of the Tom Brown Tracker, with the 6 1/4″ blade and Gray Micarta Handle, Kydex Model TBT010   Manufactures Specifications Made from 1/4″ 1095 High Carbon Alloy Coated in traction epoxy to help prevent rusting 11.5″ long overall length 2.5″ carving blade 3.5″ chopping blade …

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Knife Review – Buck 119BR Special Fixed Blade Knife

Survival Knife Review – Buck 119BR Special Fixed Blade Knife  This survival knife is a bit special – it’s history goes back some 47 years to when the Buck 119BR Special fixed-blade knife was first made, by hand, by Hoyt and Al Buck in their two-man shop. Specifications Blade length: 6 inches Blade material: 420HC …

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Knife Review – Gerber Warrant Tanto

Gerber Warrant Tanto Fixed Blade Survival Knife Review  If you are looking for a Tanto Style Blade, the Gerber Warrant Tanto knife is a perfect example. Here’s the specifications of the knife: Machined Aluminum Handle – Lightweight Full Tang Stainless Steel Titanium Nitride coated blade – no reflective All Black – For discreet use Partially Serrated Tanto Point …

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Knife Review – KA-BAR Full Size US Marine Corps Fighting Knife

Survival Knife Review – KA-BAR Full Size US Marine Corps Fighting Knife. Firstly, I have to say, that without doubt, this is my No:1 favorite survival knife of all time – a strong statement to make right at the start but the  has never let me down, anytime anywhere, any job. The  has always been …

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Knife Review – Gerber Ultimate Pro Knife – Fine Edge

Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Pro Knife – Fine Edge – Knife Review  The  is the latest knife in the Bear Grylls range – it’s been upgraded from the original Bear Grylls ultimate knife, and these improvements have now taken the, already more than acceptable knife right up there with some of the best knives around. …

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Survival Knife Review – Gerber LMF II Black Infantry Knife

Gerber LMF II Infantry Fixed Blade Review  The is, with doubt, amongst the top rated survival knife for use in the wild. Manufactured by Gerber – one of the top European knife manufacturing companies and knife suppliers. The is up there at the top of survival knives to own.  The  does not have a ‘full tang’ – but …

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