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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
Our Price: $21.49
Savings: $8.51 (28%)
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SOG Flash II Tanto Pocket Knife (Black TiNi Combo Edge)
Our Price: $51.99
Savings: $35.01 (40%)
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SOG Flash II Tanto Pocket Knife (Black TiNi Plain Edge)
Our Price: $44.99
Savings: $26.01 (37%)
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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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Cold Steel Knives Chaos Tanto Fixed Blade
Our Price: $63.99
Savings: $24.01 (27%)
Cold Steel "Micro Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Plain Edge)
Our Price: $31.49
Savings: $9.51 (23%)
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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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H&K Pika Tanto BT2 Coated Combo Edge Pocket Knife
Our Price: $41.99
Savings: $3.01 (7%)
Buck Knives Bones Small Tiger Stripe Tanto Pocket Knife
Our Price: $24.99
Savings: $3.01 (11%)
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Gerber Warrant Serrated Tanto Fixed Blade Knife
Our Price: $39.99
Savings: $7.31 (15%)
CRKT M16-10KZ 3" Pocket Knife (Combo Edge, Black Zytel Handle)
Our Price: $36.49
Savings: $13.50 (27%)
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Smith & Wesson Extreme Ops Pocket Knife with Partially Serrated Tanto Blade
Our Price: $31.99
Savings: $18.00 (36%)
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CRKT Triumph Neck (Cord Wrapped) Tactical Fixed Blade Knife
Our Price: $43.49
Savings: $7.51 (15%)
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Cold Steel "Mini Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Plain Edge)
Our Price: $68.99
Savings: $38.01 (36%)
Cold Steel Knives "Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Combo Edge)
Our Price: $78.49
Savings: $43.51 (36%)
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Cold Steel Knives Warcraft Tanto
Our Price: $197.99
Savings: $74.81 (27%)
Cold Steel "XL Recon 1" Pocket Knife (Tanto Point Plain Edge)
Our Price: $114.99
Savings: $65.01 (36%)
Gerber Icon Tanto Anodized Aluminum Handle
Our Price: $32.49
Savings: $5.01 (13%)
Cold Steel Knives Kobun Tanto Fixed Blade Knife with Black Kraton Handle
Our Price: $44.99
Savings: $5.00 (10%)
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Recent Customer Reviews - Tanto Knife and Blade Selection

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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
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Furman H. from Hattiesburg, MS
This knife is a heavy duty knife with a sharp tanto blade that is plenty thick. It is a good survival knife.
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Mark S. from Orillia Ontario, Canada
The blade is only profiled on one side. the concept is great, however, the finger holes are too small for a full grown man. Improve these issues and get top marks.
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Marty L. from Dix Hills, NY
SOG produced a great product perfect size, shape, and movements.
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Gary B. from Four Oaks, NC
Love this knife- lost one lucky that I had ordered a spare and had it put up or I would have been more upset than I was. Just ordered me another one. You will not be sorry that you ordered this knife
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Frank E. from South Bend, IN
The blade is sharp and very nice. The only issue I had with the knife is that it takes a little bit to lock the blade in the open position. Other than that, I really like this blade.
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Christopher Z. from United States
Great knife I'm a farmer and I use it to cut plastic and strings off of round bales and its part of my every day carry about 1 a week I sharpen it back up.

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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