Posted by: SWGK Admin on Nov 13, 2010
Military personnel know the importance of a tactical knife being strong, dependable and easily accessible. That's why they prefer military pocket knives that they can rely on... because sometimes, how a knife performs is literally a matter of life or death.
Such professionals look for military pocket knives that are crafted to withstand all the pressures they face, whatever those pressures might entail. Gerber, a leader in such weaponry, offers a number of dependable knives that are ideal for meeting the needs of armed forces and military personnel.
For instance, the Applegate-Fairbairn Mini Covert is one of Gerber's military pocket knives that packs a powerful punch. Weighing just over two ounces, and only 6.65 inches in overall length, the Mini Covert's high carbon stainless steel blade, which comes in a smooth or serrated edge, makes this a top choice among those who need a tough, well-balanced knife they can count on.
The textured fiberglass-filled nylon handle ensures a comfortable, reliable grip. and the pocket clip keeps it handy for ready use. The liner lock mechanism ensures the Mini Covert opens only when you want it to, and like all Gerber's knives, it carries a limited lifetime warranty to ensure your satisfaction.
Most Popular Military Pocket Knives
Another one of Gerber's most popular military pocket knives is the Answer which comes in two different blade styles. Featuring Gerber's exclusive FAST technology, this lightweight knife offers comfort in a secure grip to ensure control. The blade options meet any kind of cutting need, whether thrusting with the Tanto blade, or sawing with the drop point.
Rick Hinderer's Masterpiece
Or maybe you'll prefer the Gerber Firestorm, one of designer Rick Hinderer's masterpieces who knows military pocket knives. Endorsed by the National Tactical Officers Association and other armed forces personnel who understand knives, the Firestorm offers all the features you'd expect in a heavy duty tactical folding knife including a sturdy stainless steel blade, liner lock safety guard and assisted opening for quick access.
The Firestorm is one of the best military pocket knives you can find in this class. Blade options include a Tanto shape in fine edge, serrated or partially serrated style. If you need a folding tactical knife you can rely on, the Firestorm is always a good choice.
Whatever your need for military pocket knives, Gerber offers a number of possibilities, each one with its own strengths, but all back by the Gerber pride in workmanship and craft that makes Gerber blades truly legendary.