best pocket knife
Sadly there is no best pocket knife because there will always be different applications and settings, where one knife will be better than another knife but what I can do is help you find the best pocket knife for your needs. When trying to find the best pocket knife for your needs you should ask yourself these three questions.
The three questions to ask yourself before buying a pocket knife
- What will I be using my pocket knife for? Example: opening boxes, cutting rags, splitting small branches, sharpening sticks, cutting rope, cutting tape. As you can see there are many different applications for a pocket knife finding the ones that you will be using it for is important so you can find the best knife for your needs. Here’s a great video showing you many more uses for pocket knives
- Is the pocket knife comfortable for carrying as well as handling? Example: a pocket knife will spend more time in your pocket then being used, this is why it’s crucial that it is comfortable in your pocket. look for a knife that is not too long and have has a clip attached to it so you can clip it in your pocket. You also want the handle to be comfortable, look for a handle that’s not too slippery.
- Will this knife be able to perform for your needs and will it last long term? Try to find a knife that will hold up long term as you will most likely be using this on a daily basis. Finding a knife that can hold an edge, and is easy to maintain. By answering the three questions you should be able to find a knife that will Be able to perform for your needs.
Things your best pocket knife should have:
A pocket knife should be a folding knife and have a pocket clip on the side of the knife.
A easy/safe way to open and close the knife.
A strong blade steel something that will not lose its edge easily.
A single edged blade and a blade length of 2” to 4” inches.
Now that you understand and can answer these three questions you already to find the best pocket knife for your needs. You can find a wide range of pocket knives in are folding knife category. If you want a more in-depth perspective on pocket knives be sure to read this article about pocket knives.