Published at Monday, July 30th 2018, 22:12:09 PM by Rowena Morton. Knives. Knives are primarily utility hand-held equipment. They are tools that can be used to perform certain functions. As such, there are different kinds of knives that can be used for different purposes. Here is a basic survey of different types of knives known in modern times.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 15:57:14 PM. Knives By Arlene Boyd. 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.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 14:00:37 PM. 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 Saturday, August 18th 2018, 12:01:33 PM. Knives By Janna Cardenas. 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 Saturday, August 18th 2018, 10:21:56 AM. Knives By Dolores Boyer. Now, knives are made from metal. Some are really sophisticated which are composed of different alloys to achieve strength, durability, and superior sharpness.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 08:48:48 AM. Knives By Rae Camacho. The blade length on survival knives is often the subject of debate. Most people should avoid the huge "Rambo" style survival knives. They are heavy and can be awkward to use for many of the tasks survival knives may be expected to perform unless you are familiar with how to use the knife. Many people feel more confident with long heavy bladed survival knives. Others feel survival knives with a long blade are too awkward for some of the tasks they expect survival knives to do.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 07:15:36 AM. Knives By Lisa Odonnell. Knives are already part of your daily life. They can be used for different purposes. It is really best to understand the different types of knives to know what type would be more useful for you.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 05:43:35 AM. Knives By Chasity Fuentes. 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.