Like rifles, there is a knife designed for just about any situation. Also like rifles, we must also be considerate of what we are actually able to carry with us into the field. With that in mind, most of us are served by carrying one or two “general purpose” blades.
The truth is that most of us are probably going to go through a lot of knives over time while we figure out what works for us. It’s kind of like buying guns, except cheaper.
In this article, I want to lay out some guidance based on my own experiences, research, and the input of one of our own community members who happens to be a bit of an expert in the field. [Read Full Article »]