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How To Filet A Fish

I have been an avid fisherman since I was a child, which was quite awhile ago. I have been fishing regularly for over 30 years and I have seen a lot of people who cannot properly clean their fish after catching it so I thought I might offer a little guidance.
First, it is absolutely crucial that you have a very sharp knife. I personally use an electric filet knife a lot, but you really have to have some experience to be able to use one properly. Using a standard filet knife, I prefer to use one with about an eight inch blade unless I am filleting a large gamefish in which case I will break …

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The Beautiful Balisong: History of The Butterfly Knife

The Butterfly Knife or Balisong, is perhaps one of the most popular knives in the world. Even today, it is not uncommon to see Yet the history of the Balisong can be seen as a mystery to many, and is debated by many knife enthusiast all over the world.
There are two main theories when it comes to the history of Balisongs, the most popular is that the Balisong originated in the Phillipines around 800 AD. This butterfly blade was said to be one of the most ancient weapons used in the Filipino Martial Art of Kali, which even today is considered one of the deadliest fighting systems in the world. It was said to have …

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Pocket Knives – Don’t Go into the Woods Without One

Other pocket knives have what is called a locking system of some sort. All those Locking knives have been around since the 15 century they started being made on a much lager scale. By knife makers such as Buck knives, Case, Gerber, and Opinel. Most of these knives where made with a lock back system. The maker that rose to the top of this pile is Buck knives.
Pocket knives are older than you think. They have found these knives dating as far back as 600-500BC. All though it is very rear to find one. In thoughts days people used fixed blades. Pocket knives really stated to take off in recent years. For the reason that …

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What Kind Of Knife Should I Get For My Survival Kit

Most of the survival kits out there for personal usage don’t include a good knife. Really, this is one of the most important items FOR survival, so if your survival kit doesn’t have a good one, it’s time to look into buying one yourself. The knife can also be used in your first aid kit as well. Some of the kits out there do boast having everything, but once in a blue moon you just might not like what you get. Here are a few of the top rated knives in the Survival industry – one of which is from Bear Grylls.
- SOG Seal Pup: For those who want all the features of the original …

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