Life On The Cutting Edge: 15 Peerless Survival Knives
A quality folding knife for everyday carry is a wise investment, but dont mistake your EDC blade for something that is going to literally save your life. It might very well do that job, but folding knives have inherent weaknesses in their design the biggest being that they fold in half for easier hauling. Real life-saving knives those that are meant for survival rarely have such an obvious weak point. Survival knives are full-tang, geared to be multi-tools for the work youll find should you truly be swallowed by the forest. Skinning game, sawing wood, striking flint for fires, cracking cans, and camp tasks are more in the bailiwick of a survival knife, while more humdrum opening of letters or trimming errant strings off your suit are left to an everyday knife.