Spyderco Delica4 Lightweight FRN Flat Ground Best PlainEdge Hunting Knife
One of the biggest names in the knife industry is Spyderco, and this small 2.5 ounce (7.125 inch open) pocket knife is a top on this list as well as many others. The blade is VG-10 steel maintains its edge and is resistant to rust, while the hallmark handle is uses Bi-directional texturing for incredible comfort in a variety of positions while holding and working with the pocket knife. Some of the work on the knife is skeletonized, which allows for a lighter overall weight without cheapening the quality. As per Spyderco standards, the included back lock is both strong and easy to access.
When using the knife for extended periods of time, or when adding great pressure to it, it still feels great in your hand. The lock is made to prevent accidental disengaging, and does so without hurting the natural shape of the handle that made it comfortable to begin with. Being one of the most highly rated pocket knives in their lineup, it is also one of the most durable and well-priced. The blade has a wonderful finish that speaks to the quality of Spyderco, and also works as a preventive measure for future rust. This is a top five pocket knife on this list from Spyderco, and probably won’t be the last.