There’s an old saying and it goes: “It’s better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it.” And if you find yourself in a survival situation you certainly want to make sure that you have everything you need, no matter how small an item, or how trivial it might seem.
When I was in the Army, I was always ribbed for “over-packing” before going out into the field, but when we got where we were going, I was always the guy everyone in my unit came to when they needed something.
A tactical knife is one of the most important and most useful tools anyone can have in case of an emergency, survival, or self-defense situation. When it comes to combat, or survival situations the right tactical knife can make all the difference.
The most common features of tactical knives are aggressive grip material, speedy one-handed opening, sturdy black-coated blades and general focus on toughness over practical considerations.
But what are the best tactical knives available on the market today? To help you out the producers of the video below have gathered what they believe are the best tactical knives you can currently buy. The right gear in your backpack can literally save your life.
If the worst day of your life happens to be a survival situation, then you’d better be stocked with the best gear available. When it comes to the latest and greatest survival gear, it’s important to do your research and make sure you have the right tool for the job.
Here is the list of the knives mentioned in the video below:
✅1. Smith & Wesson SW6000B S.W.A.T. Assisted Opening Folding Knife
✅2. Benchmade – Bailout 537, EDC Tactical Folding Knife, Tanto Blade
✅3. Columbia River Knife & Tool CRKT M16-13SFG EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Special Forces Everyday Carry
✅4. Spyderco Para 3 Camo Signature Folding Knife
✅5. CRKT Provoke Kinematic EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Morphing Karambit
✅6. Gerber StrongArm Fixed Blade Knife with Serrated Edge
✅7. Hogue Hunting Knife Fold Blade X5
✅8. Schrade SCHF15 7.9in High Carbon S.S. Full Tang Fixed Blade Knife for Outdoor Survival, Tactical and EDC
✅9. Benchmade – Turret 980, EDC Folding Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Manual Open, Axis Locking Mechanism
✅10. Smith & Wesson Special Tactical CKTACBS 8.1in High Carbon S.S. Folding Knife