Survival Knives

When you're lost in the jungle or battling the elements, there's only one thing you should have in your hand: a survival knife. Survival knives not only act as durable tools to cut down branches or skin animals but they can also be the difference between life and death. And if you're trusting your life with one of these knives, it's important to have the best. At Knife Depot, we have a huge selection of quality survival knives you can trust in any situation. We have everything from carbon steel serrated blades to durable handles with survival kits inside.

Need help choosing? Check out our guide to picking the best survival knife. And remember, every survival knife is backed by our 60-day, money-back guarantee because your knife may be the most important thing you ever buy.

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Bowie Knife with Survival Kit
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Boker Plus Apparo Fixed Blade Survival Knife
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SOG SEAL Team Elite Knife with Kydex Sheath
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This is a great knife. Perfect size, full tang and thickness makes it a knife anyone would enjoy having in their possession in time of need for bushcraft or survival. I'd would give it 5 stars if not for the powder coating. Black nitride would be a better coating in my opinion but great knife otherwise. I actually plan on buying 2 more.

Ladies and Gentlemen, this is not a $700 1/4 inch thick survival knife made out of unobtainium and coated with titainium-nickel-boron-phosphate pixie dust, it's a fifty dollar SOG licensed and Taiwan built knife that will do absolutely anything the average Outdoorsman or Woman needs from a good Camp knife or a small machete but You HAVE to service the edge as soon as You get it if You want it to perform, like cutting saplings up to 2 inches thick and other extreme chores. Like any good steel blade, it will only function well if You maintain the edge and avoid cutting the dirt as much as possible. I've had mine for over a year and while it isn't as attractive as it was when new, it is still 100% functional and My high dollar knives are still Brand new because of the SOGs durability and it's ability to hold an edge. The surprising comfort and grip ability of the handle is a welcome bonus in a knife that's used wet often. If You don't need a status symbol on Your belt, buy a couple of these to bolster Your defenses and put one in each vehicle or bug-out bag because You can.

Haven't used knife yet. Seems well made & useful for a variety of things.

tuff. tuff. tuff... took it to the bush, cut down a tree and stated a blind. not just a knife but a tuff, tuff tool.

It is perfect for all my needs; hunting skinning, chopping-camping, prepping-survival knife. I used it chopping for two ours. It does the job. I skinned a wild boar 60 kilos, split it in half and then 7 shares really quickly and easy, for bush crafting it's a little heavy and thick but it can do it also. I see it, practicing. I do not trust the sheath much and I would like if hand hold clip was a little higher like the KA-BAR USMC because the top of it, hits on branches and is dangerous to unclip the hand of the knife and loose it. The coating don't last too long you must recoat it with other ways, if someone needs a good trusted knife, people this is the one! Not too big, not too small, thick enough, very good price for such a blade! good for one tool option. Thank you knife depot

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