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slapahoe
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Give me your opinion on skinning knife

I'm looking for a new knife. Whats a very durable knife I can use for skinning that wont break the bank?


SaDaTayMoses
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Da Platte
Member since Oct 2005
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re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I've been having THIS knife for about 6-7 years. Very sturdy and durable. Never faulted and a heavy, solid feel to it. Got it as a gift but it is not expensive


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Judge Smails
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Native Son of NELA
Member since Mar 2008
4795 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I got this for Christmas last year. This guy makes great stuff and it's less than $100.

Wayne Hendrix


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hogdaddy
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harvey
Member since Feb 2010
3682 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
Like to go old school when skinning a deer and use my Old Timer knife. it runs about $15 at WalleWorld.

Image: http://i.walmartimages.com/i/p/00/04/43/56/00/0004435600116_180X180.jpg


OptionRight
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Down da skreet
Member since Sep 2010
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re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I have a buck with gut hook that you can get at cabellas all day for right at 50 bucks...Have had it for 11 years now and has cleaned countless deer...Best knife I have ever owned...After a couple deer, finishing the edge with a couple passes does the trick...Holds an edge very good. Anyone who uses it to clean their deer, always comment on how much they like it...


bbvdd
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BarDTiger81
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nurfeast lowsyana
Member since Jul 2011
15639 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I have Gerber Buck and schrade knives. I like each of them, the buck would have to be my favorite though.

Got this one recently
Buck at Academy

I have another one without the hook that is similar that I have had for years and love.


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Bleeding purple
TCU Fan
Athens, Texas
Member since Sep 2007
23075 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I have been using the outdoor edge swing blade and like it but will admit if I could find the skin cutter side of that blade in a fixed blade knife I would -prefer it. it is difficult to sharpen the reversed curve blade but not impossible. I like that it is made of AUS 8 Stainless which is a bit harder than the standard 440.

I am currently looking into a never blade material with chromium in it that supposedly is the hardest, easiest to sharpen, and most corrosion resistent material currently being used.


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El Josey Wales
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Greater Geismar
Member since Nov 2007
22710 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I have a Cutco like that and it is indeed a beast.


PoppaTiger
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North Walker
Member since Apr 2006
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re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
Case Sod Buster with the carbon steel blade. I can't tell you how many deer mine has cleaned. Easy to sharpen too.


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slinger1317
Louisiana
Member since Sep 2005
1812 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
BUCK knife, folding with gut hook....all day long

LINK

Anything else and you are just trying to impress someone at the skinning shed.


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AlmaDawg
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Slow Hell
Member since Sep 2012
2863 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
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Like to go old school when skinning a deer and use my Old Timer knife. it runs about $15 at WalleWorld.


I have had the same Schrade sharp finger knife for about 20 years, and I love it!


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ktc227992
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Member since Nov 2011
162 posts

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I use the cold steel. Mini tack for skinning! By far the sharpest knife I have ever used! They use aux 8 steel for the blade. I got mine last year and I have skinned 4 deer with it and it will still shave the hair on my arm they cost around $30


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Tilco Baller
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Member since Jun 2012
1561 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
I also recommend that cutco drop point serrated knife. just send it back to cutco after every season and they'll sharpen it good as new. that knife is sick.


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BarDTiger81
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nurfeast lowsyana
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El Josey Wales



How did LSUBalls get banned?


Langston
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Cenla
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LSUBalls get banned?


That sucks.


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faxis
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La.
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Image: http://cf.mp-cdn.net/5b/81/0a1b39faf6b2575b2829f6a7ff58.jpg


Been using this one since I was a little kid for skinning and gutting. I freaking love it.


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fishfighter
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Baton Rouge
Member since Apr 2008
20955 posts

re: Give me your opinion on skinning knife
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Like to go old school when skinning a deer and use my Old Timer knife. it runs about $15 at WalleWorld.


Good knife, but hard to keep an edge on.

I use plain oh carbon knifes. Easy to put an edge on and very cheap.


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Chris4x4gill2
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North Alabama
Member since Nov 2008
2183 posts

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This thing is a beast: Cutco Image Link


All we use at our camp.


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