Survivalist Forum banner

machetes

  1. Vendor Deals
    5col Survival Supply is proud to add the Woodsman's Pal Premium Machete to our line. This is a heavy-duty carbon steel tool designed for and used by people deep in the bush. First introduced for military use in 1941, it was used by the military through the Gulf War, and is still in use in...
  2. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I just bought an Ontario Knife Company SP8 Survival Machete. I haven't had much chance to use it, but I do love the feel of it. I can't wait to get out and test it...buttttttt I wanted to get opinions from others. How did anyoneelse like it? Good/Bad/Ugly?
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    In the thread about second weapons or non fire arm weapons, a gerber machete came up... I fell in love... or so I thought. I enjoyed this review on the gerber vrs the cold steal. I think it was a fair review... I need advice. I want a good blade.
  4. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I love machetes, and I am going to upgrade my soon and I want input, if you guys have a good Idea about a good machete, please let me know and if you have a web site or store site let me know too.
  5. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I have been wondering why cold steel is getting rid of there machetes one reason i thought is people are buying the machetes more than there 350 dollar knives they got rid of the kupos machete, barong, bowie and some more not sure but you can look around for them on other websites but maybe you...
  6. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Hey yall. I posted a thread a week or so ago in ref. to needing a new machete. I decided to order a Cold Steel Bolo machete, for the small fee of $28 bucks shipped, with a cordura sheath....I was really suprised @ the price. I was going to go with the Latin style, but I think the Bolo with...
  7. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Hey yall. I am in need of some advice on a machete. I need a new one, and was thinking of the Gerber Gator Machete, but I've heard they have a tendency to break under hard use. So who makes the best machetes? I'm just looking for a regular latin style....
  8. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Im debating between the Cold Steel Kukri, Bolo, and Panga machetes. Anyone have an experience with these? Pros, cons, other suggestions. Also, can anyone tell me the usefulness of a Karambit knife? They look like mean mofos, but what is the main funtionality? Thanks in advance! :thumb:
  9. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Anyone here a fan of the machete? I consider them a "multi-tool" for the fact that they're a source of imposing and effective self defense, indispensable in the brush, can cut small to medium trees, and can be used as a makeshift shovel, paddle, and hammer. Some even come with 'sawbacks' which...
Top