Finding a good quality knife for a decent price can be hard to find. In this blog post we breakdown 5 great value fixed blade knives under £50.
1. Morakniv Companion £12
This knife is a staple of the Bushcraft and Outdoor enthusiast community. It’s built to be easy to use and the TPE rubber handle makes it comfortable to use whilst still being very affordable. The included polymer sheath is perfect for your belt or to attach to molle webbing. The blade is stainless steel and is capable of tackling anything you can throw at it. This is a great knife at an amazing price!
2. Gerber Moment Large £32.99
This is a sleek and sturdy knife. Although it is originally made for hunting it is still great at almost everything. The rubber handle is very grippy and provides lots of comfort. This 5Cr15MoV steel is stainless and the knife is very easy to field clean. Included is a simple but strong nylon sheath. If you need a job done cleanly and effectively then you wont go wrong by reaching for this.
3. Marttiini Lumberjack Black £34.95
This is an incredibly attractive and stylish bushcraft knife for under £50. The stained birch makes for durable and sleek handle. A blade made from carbon steel is easy to sharpen and matched with the birch handle has a charming and timeless look. What better to match this beautiful blade then a hand made leather sheath that is made for each individual knife. When you’re in need of something stylish that works great in a bushcraft environment then this is what your looking for.
4. Gerber Bear Grylls Paracord Handle Fixed Blade £37.99
When bear grylls helped Gerber create this knife he wanted to make something that could work through anything and he accomplished that. This is as simple as you can make a knife however it will still beat anything you throw at it. The full tang design makes to very strong and perfect from batoning wood to the smaller tasks like crafting feather sticks. The paracard is used to keep the blade light weight and can be taken off to have 4 foot of 550 pound paracord. When you need and indestructible knife under £50 this is what you should pick up.
5. Gerber Vertebrae Compact £35.99
This has to be a perfect compact knife for hiking, backpacking and small tasks day to day. The rubber handle is comfortable but as rugged as any full size knife. The 7Cr17MoV steel is more then enough for any tasks give to this little beast. The glass filled nylon sheath is can be use with the belt clip or just chucked into a pack. This is a great little knife that will work when you need it.
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Dylan Reid - @survivor.outdoor