Sharpening the Tracker Knife looks complicated, and it is at first sight. But read-on for some simple tips on knife sharpening. Sharpening the Tracker knife Back in the day a knife called The Tracker was made by Dave Beck and were sold at the Tracker School. You can read the history of the Tracker knife […]
Another technique I use with this knife for is splitting wood and making spindle blanks for the bow drill. I take a wooden mallet (usually a heavy piece of wood, throwing stick, or whatever I can find) to pound on top of the blade to control my splitting. The technique works very well with this blade, as long as I’m careful and stay away from large knots.
Mark here, Celeste really liked the knife she is reviewing and its great for a backpacking knife. Unfortunately, I can’t recommend this knife for carving anymore and I quit carrying the Field Pup for sale. The knife edge jumps on wood when carving even on very soft wood such as Cedar. The knife is dull […]
According to Gerber, not the baby food Gerber, but the knife company “Gerber’s Bear Grylls Survival Series Ultimate Knife™” is a survival tool unlike anything on the market today.” A kitchen knife? Bear Grylls Ultimate Kitchen Knife by Gerber This is news to me since I was unaware that Bear Grylls, alias Man vs. Wild, […]
What is the SOG Hunter Revolver Knife? It is a combination bone saw and knife blade with gut hook that revolves or pivots from a center pin on the handle. When the blade is exposed, the saw is neatly nested within the handle in a locked position and vice versa. Review on SOG Hunter Revolver Knife […]