The Gerber Gator Machete has been on my radar for quite a few years now. Not in a “I want to test it” kind of way, but rather, the reviews I’ve read of this tool have been so piss poor that with any sort of common sense, I should really avoid this one. Nonetheless, for… Read More
Fixed Blade Knives
Of the many knife reviews on this blog, the following are the reviews we've done in particular on fixed blade knives.
Since you're interested in this category of knives, you may also be interested in some of these more specific categories: outdoor knife reviews, bushcraft knife reviews, camping knife reviews, & survival knife reviews.
Please do let us know if there happens to be a knife that you want reviewed, but that isn't already up here. Let us know by either commenting on a post or contacting us directly.
The Cold Steel Bushman has been in my possession for quite some time now. Publishing the review has been delayed over and over again, in most part due to my own mixed feelings over this iconic knife. Traditionally, I tend to pick up a knife and I can have a general idea of how it will perform, whether… Read More
Buck has always been a fascinating company to me. They very rarely jump aboard new trends, and rather tend to trudge along doing their own thing. I don’t say this as a criticism at all, because clearly it works. A Buck knife is unapologetically a Buck knife. It’s curious (because it’s so rare) to handle a fixed… Read More
Traditionally speaking, ESEE Knives have been something like the voice of absolute reason in a market inundated with gimmicks and pseudo tactical nonsense. Over time, knife aficionados have come to expect a level of clean, functional purpose from Jeff Randall, and as a result, I was pretty shocked when the ESEE Candiru was announced. My thoughts… Read More
If you ever ask for suggestions with regards to finding a small fixed blade knife to take into the woods, it seems the de facto nomination is nearly always the ESEE Izula. I don’t know why it took us this long to snap one up, especially considering how much both Elise and I love the look… Read More