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Tanto Knife and Blade Selection

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Japanese Tanto knives (or short swords) are characterized by their dagger-like design. The tanto knife first appeared around the year 900, and is a favorite among collectors today. At Knife Depot, you'll find a vast tanto blade selection, including single- and double-edged knives, straight and serrated blades as well as fixed-blade and folding styles. Look through the pages of tanto blades offered to find exactly what you're looking for, whether you prefer a utilitarian blade or a more decorative look. Affordable prices and unparalleled customer service make Knife Depot the best place to find a top-quality tanto knife (or two) to add to your collection.

United Cutlery Sentry Serrated Tanto Knife with knuckle guard
Our Price: $21.49
Savings: $8.51 (28%)
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Smith & Wesson Border Guard 2 Tanto Pocket Knife with Black Aluminum Handle
Our Price: $25.99
Savings: $8.67 (25%)
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SOG Flash II Tanto Pocket Knife (Black TiNi Combo Edge)
Our Price: $57.99
Savings: $29.01 (33%)
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SOG Flash II Tanto Pocket Knife (Black TiNi Plain Edge)
Our Price: $53.99
Savings: $17.01 (24%)
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Smith & Wesson Homeland Security, Tiger Camo Blade, Plain, Cordura Sheath
Our Price: $44.99
Savings: $30.01 (40%)
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CRKT M16-10KZ 3" Pocket Knife (Combo Edge, Black Zytel Handle)
Our Price: $38.49
Savings: $11.50 (23%)
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Cold Steel "Micro Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Plain Edge)
Our Price: $29.99
Savings: $11.01 (27%)
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Cold Steel Knives "Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Combo Edge)
Our Price: $79.99
Savings: $42.01 (34%)
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Gerber Warrant Serrated Tanto Fixed Blade Knife
Our Price: $39.99
Savings: $7.31 (15%)
Cold Steel Knives Chaos Tanto Fixed Blade
Our Price: $65.49
Savings: $24.51 (27%)
Cold Steel "XL Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Plain Edge)
Our Price: $109.99
Savings: $70.01 (39%)
Smith & Wesson S&W 9" Tanto Fixed Blade Boot Knife with Sheath
Our Price: $21.99
Savings: $2.45 (10%)
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Ka-bar Knives Black Tanto, Kydex Sheath, 8 in., ComboEdge
Our Price: $76.99
Savings: $29.91 (28%)
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Smith & Wesson Homeland Security, Black Blade, Green G10, Plain, Cordura Sh
Our Price: $47.99
Savings: $12.87 (21%)
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CRKT M16-14ZLEK 3.8" Pocket Knife (Combo Edge, Black Zytel Handle)
Our Price: $79.99
Savings: $20.00 (20%)
Buck Knives Bones Small Tiger Stripe Tanto Pocket Knife
Our Price: $24.99
Savings: $3.01 (11%)
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Smith & Wesson Extreme Ops Pocket Knife with Partially Serrated Tanto Blade
Our Price: $29.99
Savings: $20.00 (40%)
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Boker Plus Jim Wagner Folder with Black FRN Handle
Our Price: $69.99
Savings: $38.96 (36%)
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SOG Knives Trident Pocket Knife with Straight Edge Black TiNi Tanto Blade
Our Price: $69.99
Savings: $44.01 (39%)
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Recent Customer Reviews - Tanto Knife and Blade Selection

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Anthony T. from Detroit, MI
I have been carrying CS knives for the last 15 years. Voyager is my favorite. This is to replace one that came up missing. I am naked without one. CS products have the beef. There is enough steel in these blades that I feel I can trust them. You should never carry a tool you don't trust.
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John S. from Lillian, AL
These were ordered for the Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Association (NavyEODA) as logo gear for the Association Members. First displayed at the Annual EOD Round-Up in Virginia Beach. Everyone liked them, we will be ordering more.
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Neal G. from Henderson NV
I purchased a couple of these knives to keep in my vehicles in case I ever had to cut off a seat belt or smash out a window. In other words, I hope to never need to use them. The serrated blade and the metal bashing tip should do the job
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Charley J. from Starkville MS
Great knife,light but very strong. I really like the easy one handed open and closeing. And as always from Knife Depot extremely SHARP!!!
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Lindsay K. from Madison Heights, MI
Got this knife for a gift for my boyfriend and he absolutely loves it. Looks great and works great too!
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Randy K. from Manteo, NC
The knife fits in my hand very well and the texture on the scales allows for excellent gripping without being irritating. I like the ability to change what side the clip is on. The new Tri-Ad locking mechanism is fantastic and holds the blade tight with no looseness. The finish is very nice and durable. The knife came with an edge that was already to go and could shave the hair off my arm.
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William T. from Tennessee
I love this knife but would like more than a thumb opening stub . Other than that little point I can't wait till my next order . Knife Depot is my only place to order from now on . Thank you for the fast and professional service
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Gary B. from Four Oaks, NC
Great knife, love the way it feels and performs. Thought I had lost mine so ordered another only to find the "missing one" the other day. Glad to have two. You will not be dissatisfied if you buy this knife

More Information About Tanto Knives

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  • History of the Tanto Knife - The Tanto knife, an iconic weapon with a rich Japanese history, has roots that date back as early as the 10th century. Here is a short history of the Tanto knife.
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