Knives with blade fixing are needed in cases where it is very dangerous to get hurt: they are perfect for commuting, traveling, tasks, operations, and various occasions.
Fixed blade knives cannot be folded, they are usually stored in a sheath and are very practical. The blade is often coated with an anti-corrosion coating. They can be used for self-defense, baptism of vegetables and meat, picnics, camping, survival. The fixed-blade knife is wide enough so it does not slip in your hands, the handle fits well in the hand and has a dense finish. Rotorm offers you a review of the 15 best-fixed blade knives.
TOP-15 Fixed Blade Knives
#1 Benchmade Sibert, Arvensis Fixed Blade Knife 119 Blade Shape
The kit includes the satin finish, outdoor knife, black handle, Bolton sheath. With the help of the specific dowel knife, it will easily become part of your rescue kit. The blade is made from 154 CM material, that is protected enough. This knife will be good for camping, hiking, and outdoor conditions.
#2 Benchmade Adamas 9.03″ Fixed Blade Knife (by Shane Sibert)
This model includes D2 steel, drop point, lanyard hole, sheath. The knife is fixed with tension screws that are flexible enough. There is no difficulty in using this knife both for preparing dinner and for self-defense, so it will be good for every day carrying.
#3 C.U.T 4.0 Fixed Blade Knife CUT-40
It is necessary to constantly keep the knife sharpened, otherwise, it is less useful. The main part of the blade is made of 1095 material that is well known all over the world. The package includes the Micarta handle, Kydex sheath, box, loops, black finish, Tan canvas. The main length is about 8.50 inches, which is portable enough.
#4 Buck Knives Reaper Fixed Blade Knife
The history of this knife dates back to the 90s in the USA and made this model very popular. Buck Reaper Knife is made of black traction coating, modeled nylon, black camo, blade. The knife has a heavy sheath that is protected from wet conditions and will be good for general cutting tasks.
#5 SOG Speciality Knives & Tools
This model can be tied to a stick and it becomes a spear. The knife has a blade length of about 7 inches and includes: a fixed blade, Zytel handle material, black color structure, tiny black finish, AUS blade material. The kit is supported with a clip, that helps easy to attach to anything.
#6 SOG FX Tanto Fixed Blade Knife
The scabbard is well attached to the belt or to the arm. The package includes the sharp blade, protected handle, Tanto model, sharp edge. The model is made from robust materials and will be good for any cutting jobs. The comfy handle gives enough comfort and doesn’t slip.
#7 KA-BAR Original Fixed Blade Tactical KA-BAR Knife
The scabbard does not hold the knife well enough: it is better to have another case. The knife is sold as a set of throwing knives. Every package includes the ka-bar blade, 3 cr steel, blade stamp, polyester pouch, razor, handle. The sheath is made from high-quality leather. The knife is very popular in the States.
#8 SOG Pup Elite 9.5 inch Fixed Blade Knife
The knife includes the grip lines, finger grooves, blade, cutting edge, long ergonomic handle. Keep your hands away from cuts, the blade is very sharp. The whole length is about 9/5 inches that are long enough for different operations. The knife will be good at climbing and extreme conditions. Also it is made in the Zytel model that is popular among US residents.
#9 Hogue EX-F01 Fixed Blade Knife
The knife is popular for stylish handle and secure blade. The handle is wide enough and easy to handle, but be sure to keep it in a sheath.
#10 Gerber StrongArm Fixed Blade Fine Edge Knife
The kit includes a wide blade, made of steel, a gift box, ceramic coating, MOLLE strap, textured grip, belt hoops. The gear can be useful for travel and emergency.
#11 Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Pro 10″ Fixed Blade Knife
The blade length is about 4.8 inches. The kit is made with a protected handle, lashing holes, whistle for survival, survival guide. The knife is fixed enough for self-defense, the edge of the knife is sharp and portable.
#12 Gerber Prodigy Serrated Edge Box Fixed Black Knife
The blade length is 4.5 inches that are enough short and easy carried. The kit includes the thumb lock, blade, cutting edge, handle, secure grip. The sheath is made of ballistic nylon that is perfect for the army and military aims. Some elements are made in China but it doesn’t influence the high quality of the blade.
#13 SOG 12.3 inch Fixed Blade Knife S37-K
The knife is a typical example of Kydex knives, perfect for hiking and boating. The kit includes the grey handle, blade, sheath, gift box, lanyard hole, Zytel material. The sharp edge can be dangerous for the hand so be careful with usage.
#14 Smith & Wesson SWHRT9B 9in High Carbon S.S. Fixed Blade Knife
The knife is very comfortable in the hands and has no analogs in the USA. The package includes the strap, fixed knife, handle, leg strap, sheath, MOLLE elements. The kit can be used for its own security and self-protection. The blade material is durable stainless steel. The blade is made of 420 HC steel. The blade length is only 4.75 inches.
#15 Morakniv Companion Fixed Blade Outdoor Knife
The knife is very easy to use and has a non-slip handle, it is made in a Tactical way with a Swedish style. The knife is very durable and protected from wet and cold conditions with a black oxide coating, the kit includes the stainless-steel blade, cutting tinder, high friction grip, sharp razor. The coating is made of plastic and a knife can be easy attached with a clip to a waist.
Fixed blade knives are very practical and lightweight. If you need a simple knife with a weak sharpening but a wide blade, then model 4 will suit you. If you need it. If you need a knife that has a lighter, a whistle, a sharp blade, and lots of internal gadgets, model 9 is for you. We must remember that knives are always dangerous and you cannot just use them. Keep knives out of the reach of children.
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