If you are looking for a utility knife that will be a quick asset out in the wild, the Buck 119BKS Spec hunting knife is the first knife to use as an investment. The steel blade has a very sharp and has the perfect tip for puncturing. This knife is the perfect accessory for the skilled hunter that can make quick and sharp movements when necessary. Made in the USA, this knife comes with a leather sheath that is easy to slip onto your belt or into the pocket.
As a hunter if you want the best but do not want to have to deal with extras, the Buck 119BKS hunting knife fits the bill for you and any of your fellow hunters.
- Blade Length (in.): 6 inches
- Overall Length (in.): 11.5 inches
- Steel Type: Stainless Steel
Buck 119BKS Spec Hunting 6″ Review
With a blade length of six inches and a stainless steel blade, the Buck 119BKS hunting knife will give you a nice sturdy knife from tip to base, with a controlled feel. Cutting and puncturing can happen in concise and quick movements with this buck knife. Much like its predecessors, this knife can give you the quick movement for cuts without working. Even with light pressure, you can get the desired effect from the buck 119BKS hunting knife.
You can spend several seasonal hunts out with this knife and find that the edge retention remains the same. This buck knife is as sharp as a razor and makes it easy to continue to do as you need. By continuing to make sharp cuts, you may find that after a while the edges need to have some sharpening done to keep it at its performance peak.
The Buck 119BKS knife is one of the easiest to sharpen. Spending just a little time to sharpen this hunting knife will assure you the ability to keep the knife ready and able at your side. Not much time will need to be spent to keep the knife’s edges in tip top shape. Simply clean and sharpen the knife all together to have it ready and prepared for hunting. Make sure to store this knife inside of the leather strap that it comes with to keep the blade away from dulling. Do not mix naked along with other hunting instruments which may also dull the blade and the tip of this buck knife.
The tip is one of the main focuses of the knife because of the shape and design. The tip of the knife is easy to care for as well, and with sharpening and will not become dull over time. Learning appropriate techniques for sharpening the night will help to keep the tip in good condition.
Remember to always store the knife correctly to preserve the tip and to preserve the sharpness of the blade. Pay special attention to the tip of this blade when you are sharpening the knife to keep it working well for the intended use.
Design of the Buck 119BKS has a curved blade with a slight tip. The base of the knife is easy to hold and manipulate, making it easy for sharp and concise cutting. The curved edge of the knife gives the instrument the ability to make slight or long cuts with the same ease of use.
The black handle comes with a silver tip at the base. The design of the Buck 119BKS makes it easy to go with all hunting gear, and also makes it easy to conceal when necessary. The thick sheath makes it simple to carry around and also allows the user to draw the item as necessary.
Ease of Use:
Learning to use this knife can be done by beginners and intermediate learners. Mastering puncturing and controlling the curve of the blade can have a learning curve if you are not used to a curved knife of some degree. Many hunters have used straight blades, which makes the Buck 119BKS different when attempting to cut. Learning the degree to hold this knife is something that should be practiced before going hunting directly.
With just a little bit of skill, it will be easy to learn to hold and control this light weight hunting instrument. After some time the curve will also make it easier for you to get exactly what you need from the knife. Puncturing and making a clean cut, whether straight or curved can be accomplished easily after some practice.