How do you choose a hunting knife

If you want to choose a hunting knife there are so many models available. You don’t really know what will be the best kind for you. When you go searching for a hunting knife there are a few factors you need to be clear about: What kind of knife it is that you are looking for What is your budget What kind of game is it that you normally hunt – for small game big hunting knives are useless and the same goes for the reverse? A hunting knife should be able to split the ribcage and cut through cartilage and bone as well as dress and skin the animal. There are different kinds of hunting knives: Fixed blade ones and folders. Fixed blade ones are better than folders in all respects save one. It is not easy to carry around. They however are not only stronger but more reliable and they are cheaper as well. A folding knife needs to be bought from a reputable company and for these knives; extra attention is to be paid for the locking mechanism. A knife which has a strong lock-back is to be chosen as also one which has a grippy handle and a thick blade. Blades which are partly serrated work best as they can cut through tendons as well as cartilage. A good hunting knife should have a full...

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