It’s difficult to imagine a single piece of gear more closely associated with survival than the knife. Even under the most difficult of circumstances, a good cutting edge serves many purposes, and can help accomplish a multitude of necessary life-saving tasks.
While there’s no such thing as a perfect blade for all occasions, it’s important to understand, and fully appreciate, that your survival may one day depend on your knife’s ability to perform well. When the stakes are this high, the knife you choose to carry better be up to the challenge. In survival there are usually no second chances. In this article we take a look at multi-purpose survival blades, and how the choices you make today may affect the outcome of your tomorrow.