This Chive knife features Kershaw’s Speed Safe ambidextrous opening system for smooth, easy opening by both right and left-handed users. Closed, the Chive measures less than three inches long and weighs just 1.9 ounces. The blade is made of high-carbon 420HC stainless steel and allows for good edge retention and excellent toughness. This knife also features a 410 stainless steel handle, a safety tip lock to ensure the blade stays securely inside the handle until the user releases it, and a removable pocket clip for easy carrying. This is a great knife for everyday carry, lots of great reviews.
During a power outage matches could be invaluable. The UCO Stormproof match kit includes 25 Stormproof Matches and a durable, waterproof container that floats and keeps contents dry and protected. The container has an integrated striker and 3 strikers are included. Matches will burn for 15 seconds in wind or rain. An Emergency Preparedness must have.
The CRKT (Columbia River Knife & Tool) Eat’N Tool is an ergonomic spoon, and a short fork. But, there’s also a handy bottle opener on one side and the right side of the handle is ground to provide an emergency screwdriver blade. The large central hole is not only designed for finger gripping, but also keeps the Eat’N Tool weight down at just 1.5 oz. Three metric wrench reliefs (10 mm, 8 mm, 6 mm) are useful for emergency repairs. For easy snap-on carry there is a carry carabiner. The Eat’N Tool is available in a bead-blast finish, or with a food grade black non-stick coating.
The Fire Starter is part of the Gerber Bear Grylls Survival Series of gear. The Fire Starter contains everything you need to get a fire going–simply pull the unit apart. It features a ferrocerium rod and a metal striker, as well as a waterproof storage compartment to keep tinder dry. A lanyard keeps each piece of the product secure while it’s open, and has an integrated emergency whistle for quick access when you need it. Measuring 4-4/5 inches when closed, with a weight of 2-3/5 ounces, the Fire Starter fits neatly into a backpack or gear bag. It is a self-contained, waterproof unit that can be easily converted into a fire-starting kit by pulling the two ends apart.