When it comes to preparedness basics, it doesn’t get much more fundamental than choosing a good, fixed-blade knife. Every survival kit should have one.
These knives are durable, easy to carry, and can do the work of many different tools.
With a fixed blade knife you can:
- Trim wood for a fire.
- Prep food for cooking.
- Cut through a jammed seatbelt.
- Combined with flint, you can make sparks to start a fire.
- Make other tools with it.
- In its sheath, you can use it as a hammer.
The question isn’t whether you need a survival knife, it’s what survival knife are you going to get? This video gives you ten good options. Enjoy!