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  1. Knives, Swords & Axes
    One of the great topics in the survivalist / prepping community is about survival knives. Everyone has an opinion about what kind of knife would be ideal for surviving in a post-SHTF / post-TEOTWAWKI world. Some of the discussions on knives revolve around real world situations, while a lot of...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I have never owned any Cold Steel knives and am thinking about purchasing one for basic bushcraft/survival skills purposes and was wondering if someone who had experience with Cold Steel products could tell me if the Leatherneck-SF or Recon Scout would be the better knife for my specified...
  3. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Hey all, I'm currently debating between these two knives, and would value the scrutiny of my fellow board members. Would like to hear the good, the bad, and the ugly of each. I'd be using it as an outdoors camping/hiking/wilderness knife. The recon scout would be the SK-5 one. TIA
  4. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Before reading Six Ways In & Twelve Ways Out, and before some real-world application, I was all about my SOG SEAL Pup. I was sure it was all I needed for camping/survival. After reading about George Jasper's outlook on blades, as well as practicing skills outlined in the manual such as shelter...
  5. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Did they suddenly go up in price? I would swear they were going for around $100 some time ago, now it says $189. I was just saving money. http://www.coldsteel.com/reconscout.html
  6. Knives, Swords & Axes
    http://www.coldsteel.com/recontanto.html http://www.coldsteel.com/reconscout.html These are the Two knives. I don't plan to cut any trees down with it, i just want a good hunting/tactical knife. Which one do you think is a better knife? I can find a recon scout for $56 at...
  7. Knives, Swords & Axes
    It's little heavy but keeps them together. :thumb: I don't believe I'd carry them in the wilderness this way. Maybe just around camp. Lots of extra 550 cord. Haven't really messed with the Becker much. It's kind of small for my hands, but it is a neck knife. The Recon is tuuuuuuff!:thumb:
  8. Knives, Swords & Axes
    anyone know anything about the Becker BK7 Combat/Utility Knife The BK&T COMBAT/UTILITY 7 has been designed specifically for soldiers and adventurers requiring a sturdy but lightweight combat knife that can stand up to hard use. The inspiration for the COMBAT/UTILITY 7 is the timeless MK-2...
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