Published at Tuesday, August 07th 2018, 15:32:54 PM by Angeline Wilkinson. Knives. Survival knives have many designs and sizes. There are long and heavy survival knives with a design similar to a machete. Some are still built based on the design of the Bowie knife, with a long strong blade. Still other survival knives are of a folding design for compact carrying. We will cover some of the designs and features commonly found on survival knives.
Published at Saturday, August 04th 2018, 00:07:26 AM by Dolores Boyer. Knives. It can be used for any type of cutting job. Normally, all purpose knives would have a 3 to 4 inches long blade. The handle could be made from any material depending on the manufacturer but the most common is laminated plastic. Some handle designs also include die-cast metal lining. But there are designer all purpose utility knives that have handles made from ivory, animal horn, or silver.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 18:14:30 PM. Knives By Hazel Garrett. Precision cutting knives or commonly known as thin razor knives have very small blades and very thin handles. In fact, some models are only pencil-sized with half inch thin blades.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 16:48:38 PM. Knives By Hazel Garrett. These knives are bigger and composed of very strong metal alloy. Although they are utility knives also, they are more suitable for cutting very tough objects. These are commonly issued to military personnel as a general purpose tool and additional weaponry.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 14:58:24 PM. Knives By Minerva Carr. Another type of all purpose knives are the fixed blade varieties. These knives have more stable blades. Typically, screws are used to hold the blade firmly in place and are attached to the handle.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 13:12:57 PM. Knives By Angeline Wilkinson. Because combat knives have larger and longer blades with heavy handles, it would be very difficult to use them for cutting small objects. Designer camping knives have sheaths made from leather.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 11:33:01 AM. Knives By Lisa Odonnell. Precision cutting knives or commonly known as thin razor knives have very small blades and very thin handles. In fact, some models are only pencil-sized with half inch thin blades.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 09:29:14 AM. Knives By Lorie Shelton. The most popular all purpose knife is the retractable or switch blade type. As the name implies, the blade retracts inside the handle so you can store it safely when not in use.
Published at Sunday, July 29th 2018, 07:44:01 AM. Knives By Joy Wooten. Most survival knives have a multi-purpose blade. The blade can usually perform multiple tasks like chopping,cutting, spearing and prying. The handle often has a lanyard hole so the survival knife can be tied to a pole to make a spear.