Knife Defense Session 2: Gear Selection

All knives are not created equal. When it comes to choosing a knife to carry for defensive use, there are several important characteristics to consider. This Session compares a variety of fixed blade and folding knife designs, and provides a detailed breakdown of the critical components to consider in selecting a defensive knife, including ergonomics, blade geometry, opening and locking mechanisms, carry method, and more. With what you learn here, you’ll have what you need to select the defensive knife that’s right for you.