A good cutting tool should be lightweight and easy to use. Weighing less than 5 ounces, the Trigger Knife features a 420HC steel construction and an easy to use, one handed opening for quick access. A must for any everyday carry enthusiast. • Drop Point Blade Shape. •Aluminum Handle. • Weight: 4.4 oz. • Blade Length: 3 ¼”. • MSRP: $40
There’s something extra slick about carrying a boot knife. Perhaps it’s the unexpected hidden look that adds an extra ounce of cool to it? Or maybe it’s the Rambo-esque nostalgia that seems to accompany them? Whatever the reason is – we like it. So will that “been good all year” knife enthusiast you know. • Overall Length: 6 3/4”. • Weight: 2.1 oz. • Thickness: 4mm. • Blade Length: 3 3/8”. • MSRP: $49.99
One of the most important benefits of a knife is its ability to come in handy at a moments notice. Custom knife maker Russ Kommer understands that very benefit. With an easy to handle grip and generous size finger hole the toughest part of owning this knife will be finding situations not to use it. • Mirror Polish Blade Finish. • Emergency Orange Glass Reinforced Nylon Handle. • Blunt Tip with Triple Point Serrations. • MSRP: $49.99
There is no rule against a knife being more than just a cutting tool. With that in mind, Gerber created this drop point blade folding knife that doubles as a multi-function tool. Perfect for the gadget enthusiast on your gift list, this bad boy includes a cross and flat head driver, file, and a bottle opener. Cheers! • Overall Length: 7.06”. • Weight: 4.6 oz. • 440 Stainless Steel Blade Material. • Blade Length: 3”. • MSRP: $44
Without the right grip your personal blade can pose a serious threat… to you! The finger recess feature on the Druid 281 helps avoid any mishandling by its user. With a sturdy grip assured you will be able to wield this clip-point blade with ease no matter how much tape was used to seal that box of ornaments. • Overall Length: 6.89”. • Weight: 2.12 oz. • Satin Finish. • Blade Length: 2.95”. • MSRP: $49.99
The holidays. A time for sharing, a time for joy, and a time to stress out on what to get everyone on your gift list. But you can stop worrying. We’ve got you covered, especially when it comes to gifting something to that knife enthusiast you can never seem to figure out. Because how dare they not like the same recycled set of kitchen knives you saw advertised?
Here’s a list of five stocking stuffer blades that are sure to stir up some holiday cheer. Each one comes standard with unique features including blade metals, handle grip materials, and even special quillons. Don’t worry, we had to Google that one too.
Oh and did we mention these are all knives under $50? Tactical Santa would be proud.
For more information about the knives under $50 featured in the gallery above, please visit the following sites.
Buck Knives Trigger Knife
Cold Steel Counter TAC 2
CRKT Bear Claw E.R.
Gerber Obsidian – Serrated Folding Knife
Steel Will Druid 281
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