Category - Knives

7 Smart Ways to Use a Survival Knife in the Outdoors

outdoor survival knife

A survivalist has to step outdoors to explore the natural environment. Mother Nature rules out there. Therefore, you will need several items to tame it and achieve your goals. One of the many items that you cannot do without is a survival knife. A good quality survival knife is so versatile. It can...

7 Best Knife Sharpeners For Survival and Preparedness

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Learning how to sharpen your knives is an essential survival skill. A sharp knife does a better job of slicing or cutting food, which is obvious enough, but it also lets you work faster and safer. A sharp knife needs less force to cut than dull knives. Less force means less chance of slipping and...

How to Use a Whetstone

WHETSTONE

In survival situations, blades are essential. Knives, axes, machetes, hatchets, saws, and similar tools are your most important asset. These tools make it possible to catch food, process it, create shelter, create fire, and much more. As such it is essential that you keep your bladed tools in good...

Is a Hatchet Better Than a Knife for Survival?

Hatchet

In any survival situation, having a belated tool is a must. Almost everyone in the survival community prefers a knife. However, there are a few people who prefer hatchet or small axe. In this article, I’m going to give my take on this issue. Let’s get down to it.   Tree-felling and major...

Top 5 Survival Knives

Survival knives

Survival Knife Top 5 knife is really a multi purpose tool. It can be used to make a shelter, slice wood for kindling, as a first aid tool and as a weapon. Having a good knife is imperative for your survival. A-1003 Fixed Blade Knife The U.S. ARMY A-1003 Fixed Blade Knife is 11.75-Inchs in length...