1.Buy a complete hunting knife set or build it yourself?
Nowadays, you can buy a complete hunting knife set of any brand easily in the hunting store. A complete hunting knife set is a perfect option if you do not have time to choose a specific set for yourself. The advantage of this option is you can own an almost full set of hunting knife without spending too much time for considering. But the disadvantage is may be in your set, you may have some types of knife that you do not need, or you may want to buy a better knife of other brand. Because of this disadvantage, the experienced hunters usually prefer to choose a specific set for themselves, it may cost time for considering, but in return, you can choose the best types of hunting knife of each brand, and only buy the useful types of hunting knife for your set. So, if you are intending to choose a hunting knife set for yourself, then you should read this article, because in here, we will introduce you the types of hunting knife as well as other tools that you will need in your hunting knife set. We hope that this information in here will be helpful for you, and it will make your buying process become easier.
2.Four main types of knife in a hunting set
Bowie knife is a knife with a quite length and durable blade. It usually has a blood groove on the blade with purpose to remove blood easier during the butchering process. The function of bowie knife is various: butchering, cutting, slicing…. and other types of function in an outdoor activity. The strong and length blade of it is very useful and makes it become an indispensable type of knife in your hunting knife set.
As the name of it, the main purpose of skinning knife is the skinning an animal, that is the reason why it usually has a broad, thin and sharp edge. Besides that, the skinning knife is short, this feature will help the user can control it better and reduce the damage on the leather of the animal.
Boning knife has a long, thin and strong blade. The purpose of its feature is: to provide the flexibility for the users, so they can use it to detach the meat out of the bone of animal easier. Besides that, the edge of boning knife is very sharp, and we can say that it is the sharpest edge in the hunting knife set.
Hatchet is a powerful tool that you should have in your hunting knife set. It will be useful in dressing a quite big animal. You can use it to chop the animal bone, when other types of hunting knife cannot. Besides that, you can use it to chop down the tree, and make firewood in your hunting trip. It is such an useful tool that you should have.
3.Other indispensable tools in your hunting knife set
This is a necessary tool when you hunt the big animal, and its bone is too hard to cut by a hatchet. So you can use saw to cut gradually its bone or horn. The saw is also useful when you need to take down a tree, or other types of outdoor activities.
This is an indispensable addition tool in your hunting knife set. You need to bring it along your hunting trip so that you can sharpen your hunting knife anytime you need. Currently, there are too many types of sharpening tool on the market. You just need to ask the seller about their prices and features, and then choose a suitable one for yourself.
#Hunting knife storage
You should buy a box or bag with specific design to store and carry your hunting knife set easier. The hunting knife storage is also sold at the hunting store, just come there and choose which one make you feel satisfied. But remember to consider about its dimension and its weight, the two important factors that will affect significantly on your hunting trip.
Through this article, you can see that there are four main types of hunting knife and three addition tools that you should have in a hunting knife set. Just go to the hunting store, check the list above and you can choose for yourself a suitable hunting knife set. Remember to ask the seller for more information about the materials and features of the hunting knife which you intend to buy, to have a proper decision. Following this way, your buying process will become much easier, right? If you have any concern, do not hesitate to ask the seller, they will answer you heartedly. Hope you enjoy your shopping.