Breakfast Lunch Dinner Meal Planning Low Impact Camping Winter Camping Fire Starters Knife Tips  

Breakfast Lunch Dinner Meal Planning Low Impact Camping Winter Camping Fire Starters Knife Tips

DOíS:

  • Keep the blades closed except when you are using them.

  • Cut away from yourself

  • Keep your knife sharp and clean. A sharp blade is easier to control than a dull one; a clean blade will last longer.

  • Close the blades before you pass a knife to someone else.

DONíT:

  • Carry a knife with the blade open.

  • Cut toward yourself. If the blade slips, you may be injured.

  • Pound on a knife handle or blade with another tool. The knife may bend or break.

  • Throw a knife. - Pry with the point of a cutting blade. It can snap off.

  • Put a knife in a fire. New knife blades are hardened, or tempered, with just the right amount of heat. Reheating them may ruin the temper and weaken the knife.