With a market loaded with umpteen number of knife options for survival, it becomes difficult for a person to make the right choice for his needs. Though there are brands and popular names in this field, the variety available is huge and a confusing situation occurs for all users especially for the ones who are using it for the first time. These survivalist knives, though bear the term survival, they also come in handy for other purposes like daily needs and hence they are multi-functional.
The question `how to make the purchase of a perfect survival knife` is a very common one in all the users and it is actually not very difficult. It is important for a person to look for few details that is capable of making his choice the best one. Some of the common points are:
* The tang – the tang is nothing but the force and pressure with which the knife and its blade would perform and efficiently fulfill the purpose for which they were used. It all depends on the size of the tang. It is nothing but the lower part of the blade that links up the blade to the knife. The longer and stronger the tang, the more efficient the knife would be.
* Next important point of caution is the material of the blade that is used in its manufacture. It is generally steel but here again there are two types namely carbon steel and stainless steel, each with different features and capacities.
These two are the major points among the many and making sure these two are apt, the selection is definite to be a worthy one. While speaking about all these it is necessary to mention the brands and the names of the knives that promise to come with these two points at the top. One such major brand is the Gerber. There are many different types of knives from their side and out of all many say that `this Gerber lmf I love!!` for LMF is an efficient knife that can be used for all purposes from cutting veggies to meat.
The KA-BAR Becker 2 knife is a type of knife that is the preferred choice of survivalist knives for many. This is a small and short knife and measures close to 10.5” with a blade size of close to 5.25” long. This thickness and length gives it an indestructible feel and performance and it has been in the good books of all those who have this used for their hunting and other purposes.
One of the major classifications of these survivalist knives is the tactical knives which are generally designed to fit in all pockets. This makes their handling and transportation easy. There are also knife for tactical drills outdoors. Among all the brands and types, the most common and very popular ZT knifes – are top notch ™ for their efficiency and quality they promise to offer the user. They are available in all price ranges making themselves available to all the sections of the society.