In this article, I will be discussing and evaluating different types of knife handle materials. Knife newbies most of the times get confused or being fooled that knife handle is just nothing adding more aesthetics to a knife itself. But in reality, type of handle is as important as knife shape and Blade steel for its overall performance and all these 3 when joined together results in knife’s characteristics and tasks it can perform.
With above said in mind, let’s have a look at the most popular knife handles you normally find in Knife grips today. Remember knife grip is synonym of knife handle. We are living in information age now where technology and innovation is at its peak so far, therefore, there are different types of materials in knife handles you can see, like metal knife handles, synthetic knife handles and even organic like wood and bones knife handles. Each type has its own positives and negatives or you can Say PROS & CONs which will be discussed in deep detail separately.
So, you must know which handle is the best for your needs whether you are looking for pocket knife i.e. EDC, tactical knife survival knife or Neck Knife this Knife handle guide will help you deciding the best knife handle material to suit your needs and what you shall look for before making a purchase.