The Benefits of keeping your Knives Sharp
Modern hunting has evolved to include highly specialized weapons like compound bows and long distance highly accurate rifles, but one of the perfectly suited partners in the hunting arena is the knife. Primitive as it may seem relative to the incredible technology that has gone into bow and rifle design, the knife performs its job admirably, and plays a key role in many aspects of the hunt. If you've ever tried to butcher an animal or even field dress one with a dull knife however, you'll realize just how important a good sharp blade edge is when you're out in the field or in the kitchen preparing the animal. What every Hunter needs is a tool on every chef's top 10 list: a knife steel. In keeping with the theme of modern technology, the humble knife steel has also evolved into something of an impressive tool. Modern knife steel designs often incorporate oval shaped profiles and diamond coated edges to ensure you can hone the hardest knife blades into a super sharp edge, with instant results. You're outfitted with the highest quality firearms and ammunition, and you ought to be outfitted with a high quality knife and knife steel to ensure that the end of the day it's as easy to butcher the animal as it was exhilarating to hunt it.