A survival 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.
The U.S. ARMY A-1003 Fixed Blade Knife is 11.75-Inchs in length and has a black handle. This is the kind of knife you want with you if you run into a situation where you need to defend yourself. The knife has a 440 blade that’s made for combat. Razor sharp serration lines the top of the blade and the edge can easily slice through even the thickest of material. It’s durable and won’t easily crack if you drop it. It’s also made to be used with the MOLLE system and comes with a protective sheath.
The Spyderco Tenacious Plain Edge Knife is a good choice if you’re looking for a hunting knife. It has a laminate handle that’s made for strength and long lasting use. Plus, it’s easy to hold onto. It has a groove that allows for quick opening when you need it in a hurry. It has a snap click opening and it doesn’t require that you have to use both your hands when you want to close it. It weighs about 4 ounces.
The Disaster Survival Machete & Rescue Knife Set can serve a dual purpose. This machete can easily slice through brush or small trees. It can also be used to hunt animals for food if necessary. It also makes a great tool for self defense. The handle is hard molded with an easy to hold hand grip. The top of the blade has multiple serration and the edge of the blade is razor sharp. It measures a total of 24 inches with 18 of that for the blade. The knife has a stainless steel blade and can be belt clipped. It has a blade of 3 1/4 inches.
The KA-BAR Full Size US Marine Corps Fighting Knife is a fixed blade with a leather handle. The blade measures 7 inches in length and does not have serration. The leather handle makes it easy to grip this knife. The knife can be used for cutting material as well as for preparing food. It’s a great combat knife.
If you’re looking for a special forces knife, you’ll want to take a look at the Smith & Wesson 8 inch Special Ops M-9 Bayonet Special Forces Knife. This is a fighting knife that you can use for a variety of needs including chores or defense. It has a tough, all weather grip thanks to the ABS handle. The knife does have a belt clip. The point on the stainless steel blade is very sharp and the blade has serration.