Skinning Knives

of January 2022

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Outdoor Edge WildLite, 6-Piece Field to Freezer Hunting & Game Processing Knife Set with Gut Hook Skinning Knife, Caping Knife, Boning/Fillet Knife, Sharpener and Hard-Side Carry Case

1 – Outdoor Edge WildLite, 6-Piece Field to Freezer Hunting & Game Processing Knife Set with Gut Hook Skinning Knife, Caping Knife, Boning/Fillet Knife, Sharpener and Hard-Side Carry Case

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Features:

  • COMPLETE 6-PIECE FIELD TO FREEZER PROCESSING SET – All the tools to process game like a pro; Includes a caping knife, gut-hook skinner, boning knife, game cleaning gloves and a two stage carbide/ceramic sharpener to maintain a razor-sharp edge in a hard-side carry case.
  • RAZOR SHARP KNIVES – Each knife is perfectly balanced; full-tang 420J2 stainless steel blades are precisely heat treated, taper ground, then hand finished to a shaving sharp edge for superior edge retention and performance.
  • RUBBERIZED NONSLIP TPR HANDLES – Ergonomically shaped, high visibility blaze-orange TPR handles reduce hand fatigue after long periods of use and ensure a safe and comfortable grip, even in the slickest conditions.
  • HARD SIDE CARRY CASE – Each knife snaps securely into place, keeping the WildLite clean, dry, organized and always ready.
  • SERVICE FOR LIFE – Outdoor Edge produces quality tools that are built to last. If you have a problem with your Outdoor Edge knife contact us. We address all replacement and service requests.

Havalon Piranta-Edge Blaze Orange Handle 12 Additional Crazy Sharp Blades

2 – Havalon Piranta-Edge Blaze Orange Handle 12 Additional Crazy Sharp Blades

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Outdoor Edge Zip Blade - 4.0' Fixed Blade Hunting Knife for Skinning and Gutting Big Game - Includes Black Nylon Belt Sheath

3 – Outdoor Edge Zip Blade - 4.0" Fixed Blade Hunting Knife for Skinning and Gutting Big Game - Includes Black Nylon Belt Sheath

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Features:

  • ULTIMATE FIXED BLADE GUTTING KNIFE - Guides and professional hunters prefer this signature gutting blade because it cuts underneath the skin without cutting hair or cutting internal organs.
  • BLADE - 4" 420J2 stainless blade is precisely heat treated and hand finished shaving sharp. Total knife length 8.8".
  • HANDLE - rubberized blaze orange TPR.
  • SHEATH - black nylon.
  • SERVICE FOR LIFE – Outdoor Edge produces quality cutting tools that are built to last; If you have a problem with your Outdoor Edge knife contact us; we address all replacement and service requests.

Havalon Piranta-Edge - Outdoor Knife + 12 Replacement Blades, Sharp Skinning Knives for Hunting, Fishing, Deer & Survival, Orange

4 – Havalon Piranta-Edge - Outdoor Knife + 12 Replacement Blades, Sharp Skinning Knives for Hunting, Fishing, Deer & Survival, Orange

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Features:

  • Our best selling knife is the perfect hunting companion for faster, easier skinning and field dressing of any kind of wild game
  • Blaze orange handle is stain resistant with an easy-grip black rubber inlay, liner-lock construction and a pocket clip
  • Includes 12 additional surgically-sharp replaceable #60A blades at 2.75" in length, ensuring you always have a superior blade in hand
  • Open knife measures 7.25" in length; fits 60A and 60XT blades; heavy duty stainless steel blade & military grade polymer handle
  • Features ambidextrous thumb studs and an open back for easy cleaning & care; nylon holster included

Gerber Vital Skin and Gut Knife [31-002743] Orange

5 – Gerber Vital Skin and Gut Knife [31-002743] Orange

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Features:

  • Highly visual, orange rubber handle is easy to spot + grip.
  • Unique blade shape + gut hook allow for ease in dressing big game.
  • Intuitive finger grooves are ergonomic, saving time + body strain.
  • Included fabric sheath hooks onto a belt for speedy access on the go.
  • Don't be without it on the big hunt.

Original Piranta by Havalon, Stainless Steel with 12 Additional Crazy Sharp Blades

6 – Original Piranta by Havalon, Stainless Steel with 12 Additional Crazy Sharp Blades

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Klein Tools 44006 Lockback Knife 2-5/8-Inch Hawkbill Blade, Aluminum Handle

7 – Klein Tools 44006 Lockback Knife 2-5/8-Inch Hawkbill Blade, Aluminum Handle

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Features:

  • Hawkbill blade is AUS 8 stainless-steel
  • Slim and comfortable silver anodized-aluminum handle for corrosion-resistance
  • Reversible thumb stud provides easy, one-handed opening
  • Includes removable pocket/belt clip for easy access
  • Hawkbill knife is compact and lightweight

Gerber Gear 31-002736N Vital Pocket Folding Hunting Knife Exchangeable Blade, Orange/Black

8 – Gerber Gear 31-002736N Vital Pocket Folding Hunting Knife Exchangeable Blade, Orange/Black

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Features:

  • Highly visual, orange rubber handle is easy to spot plus grip.
  • Replaceable razor blade is safely switched out w/ the push of a button.
  • Larger finger choil plus width offer solid, comfortable grip
  • Don't be without it on the big hunt.
  • Blaze orange handle makes it easy to spot

Tracker Knife - Stag Handle, Hammered Damascus Hunting Skinning Knives Blades Blade Knife

9 – Tracker Knife - Stag Handle, Hammered Damascus Hunting Skinning Knives Blades Blade Knife

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Features:

  • Tracker Knife - Stag Handle, Hammered Damascus Hunting Skinning Knives Blades Blade Knife
  • Dimensions: 9.5 inches Approximate Overall Length, 4.5 inches Approximate Blade Length, 4.5 inches Approximate Handle Length, 1.825 inches Widest Part of Blank, Approximately 5mm Thick (3/16+ inch)
  • High quality 1095 steel construction. Includes high quality brown or black leather sheath. This is a right-handed draw sheath when worn on the left hip and a left-handed draw sheath when worn on the back (scout style).
  • Ladder damascus pattern
  • Blade comes sharpened. A final edge may be applied for an even sharper razor edge.

03 Bandle Custom Handmade Hunting Knife Camp Knife Damascus Steel Skinning Knife EDC 7.3' Overall Red Black Exotic Wood with Custom Sheathe 03

10 – 03 Bandle Custom Handmade Hunting Knife Camp Knife Damascus Steel Skinning Knife EDC 7.3" Overall Red Black Exotic Wood with Custom Sheathe 03

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Features:

  • TRULY HAMMER FORGED DAMASCUS STEEL BLADE: Material used for forging 15N25 & 1095 and 288 layers of Damascus steel, Blade has excellent edge retention for lasting durability
  • KNIFE DIMENSIONS: Overall length: 7.3”; Blade length: 4'' inches'; Handle length: 3” inches; Weight of Knife:160 grams
  • One PIECE WOOD HANDLE: Classic Pakka design made of Pakka wood, provides comfortable grip, non-slip grip to use
  • GENUINE LEATHER SHEATH with SNAP FASTENER: High quality protective sheath with integrated belt loop for safe and secure carry with easy access
  • APPLICABLE OCCASIONS: Suitable for various,hunting, camping, survival, tactical, military and outdoor situations.

 

Skinning Knives – Types And Features Of Popular Knives

 
Skinning knives were originally used by fur traders. These knives had a flat blade and were made of wood or plastic. This allowed the trader to move large quantities of skins quickly without the risk of damaging them. Skinning is still done on a large scale today by fur traders and others involved in the wildlife trade. These people have very sharp knives that they use to skin their animals.
 
A skinner knife or skinning knives is an industrial tool for a skinning expert. In most cases a skinning knife has a straight, thin blade that is reinforced with metal or aluminum. The tip is often very smooth and has little or no spring or flexibility. Most skinners are simply a flat bladed knife that doesn’t have any cutting edge.
 
Most skinners are used to cut off the tendons, strips of fat, and other connective tissue from the animal that is to be skinned. This is how they make the skin from the animal. There are two basic types of knives that are used for this activity; electrical needlewords, which are sharp, and regular knives, which are not as sharp. Electric needlewords have a wire or metal hook on one side of the knife. The meat is placed in the hook and the blade of the knife will withdraw into the meat. When the blade is completely through the meat the wire or metal hook releases the hook allowing the meat to fall off into the vat where it will be soaked in water and collected for later use.
 
There are two general types of blades that can be found for skinning knives. There are fixed blades and removable blades. With fixed blades the handle of the knife will be able to be locked into place and the knife blade will be attached to the handle by a fixed handle screw. With removable blades the blade can be detached and placed on another utensil or other implement. This type of knife is easier to use because there is no need to lock the handle into place.
 
Both types of blades are available in many different sizes, designs, and styles. Each style will work with specific applications. For example, fixed blades are best suited to be used to skin animals with large scales such as cows and turkeys. However, these larger animals may be too much for some skinning knives to remove. The larger the animal the larger the blades must be to achieve a good result.
 
Another consideration is the folding type blade skinning knives. This particular type of blade is made like a pocket knife with a blade that can be opened and folded for storage. This type of knife can be a little tricky to use for larger animals. Smaller animals can be easily worked on with this type of knife. One advantage to these types of blades is that they tend to be less expensive than fixed blades.
 
Some folding type knives can be bought for as little as one dollar. The cheaper folding blades tend to not have very strong blades. To get the best performance and durability it is recommended to buy the longer lasting blades that can be found for the price of the shorter length blades. These types of tools will work well for people who do not regularly skin larger animals.
 
The handle of the knife will affect how well it works. People should select a knife with a comfortable grip. The handle will need to fit comfortably onto the person’s hands. A comfortable handle will help the individual keep more of their own bodyweight on the knife and result in better control while skinning their animal. Individuals should also make sure that the knife fits securely on the handle.