Tanto Knife and Blade Selection

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.

This is my favorite knife. I have it on me at all times. I love it so much, I bought one for my friend.

a very good knife for the price

The unique design is what made me buy it. I'm very pleased with the workmanship and finish very nice knife. Good knife for pocket carry every day and dress up times.

I like the knife, it's quick to open and it's a one handed wonder. The blade lock is of poor quality, plastic!. I will have to send it back for repair, It opened while it my pocket and cut my leg.

Blade takes long time to sharpen and handles too small , thin

This was a birthday gift for my husband, he loves this knife!

Nice knife. Grip is just right; hefty but not too much for its size & construction. Blade shape is unique and flipper deploys quickly. Clip gripped too tight but loosened by prying up slightly; still snug enough where the knife won't come loose from the pocket too easily. I like the backwash finish; it give the knife that 'used' character without being 'used'. Been carrying it a lot lately.

Was not sure that I would like this knife, but the quality and usability are great selling points. The curved blade is definitely a key feature too. Love it! Carry it everywhere.

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