Mother’s Day is right around the corner (Sunday, May 8 for those who forgot) and we are here to remind you to send her flowers, give her a call and buy her an OTF knife.
We know an OTF knife might not seem like the perfects Mother’s Day gift but according to the moms around the shop, there are just as handy for moms as they are for anyone else.
Here are our shop mom’s top 5 knife picks:
TacKnives Firecracker Double Action Mini Italian Stiletto OTF STSW1
Shop Mom number one and traveling softball expert chose the STSW1 saying “aside from my key fab, it is the handiest thing on my keychain.”
From opening mail in the car while on the go, to cutting out a tangled hair tie in her child’s hair, the STSW1 is not only handy in a pinch but has a beautiful, designed handle for an aesthetically pleasing look.
- Full length: 4.72″
- Blade length: 2″
- Blade thickness: 2mm
- Blade material: 420 Stainless Steel
- Hardness: 55-57HRC
- Total weight: 1.94oz (including packaging)
- Surface: Mirror
- Handle: Steel Acrylic
- Knife sheath: nylon sleeve
TacKnives Double Action OTF Knife MT11OR – Money Clip
Shop mom number two and gardening enthusiast picked the MT11OR saying “Comes in handy more than I ever thought it would.”
With no need to ask anyone else if they have a knife any longer this momma carries the MT11OR because she enjoys the bright orange color and has found it handy to use when gardening.
Its rectangular shape fits comfortably in her hand with or without gloves on and fits nicely in the inner pockets of her gardening bucket.
- Length: 142mm / 5.59″
- Blade length: 50mm / 1.96″
- Handle length: 92mm / 3.62″
- Blade thickness: 2.0mm / 0.08″
- Handle material: zinc aluminum alloy
- Hardness: 56-58 HRC
- Blade material: 3Cr13
- Packaging: Retail Box
- Net weight: 155g / 5.46 oz
TacKnives Automatic Switchblade BFS01
Shop mom number three and chicken raising connoisseur picked the BFS01 saying “Women’s pants come with small pockets, when I’m out with my chickens I need a knife that will fit comfortably in my pockets but durable enough to do whatever is needed.”
From cutting bags of feed to manipulating chicken wire the BFS01 can handle the job even with its small frame. Bonus, the BFS01 comes with a safety. When it comes to kids’ safety is always a priority.
- Total Length: 5.25″
- Blade Length: 1.96″
- Handle Length: 3.29″
- Blade Thickness: 3.22mm
- Blade Material: M390
- Handle: CT4 Titanium Alloy
- Knife Weight: 2.7oz
- Gross Weight : 130g / 4.59oz
TacKnives Tactical Pen TKP01
Shop mom number four and self-titled organizational queen says the TKP01 is “hands down the pen to have. The key to staying organized is having less things around. When you can, purchase quality, dual-purpose items.
It reduces the amount of stuff you own without reducing everyday functioning. Which is exactly why I love this pen.” The dual purpose of the TKPO1, letter opener on one side and writing utensil on the other side, makes for a perfect gift for the less is more mom in your life.
- Length: 7.75″
- Steel: 440
- Material: Aluminum
- Color: Black
- Weight: 49g
- Ink Color: Black
- Mechanism: Twist
- Product Type: Pen
- Use range: business, defense, Letter opener
TacKnives TK PRO Medium-Size Double Action OTF – Wasp05
Last, but certainly not least, shop mom number five and fashion hobbyist choose the TK PRO WASP05 saying “There are several reasons why I carry a knife; I feel more comfortable going to or leaving the gym when it is dark out knowing I have a knife on me. More so though, I use it daily for random things and can appreciate that this knife, TK PRO WASP05, looks more like a piece of jewelry than a knife.”
Aesthetics isn’t everything when the function is the name of the game, but it makes for a good gift when you can have both.
- Blade material: M390
- Handle material: Brass+Aluminum
- Clip material: Titanium
- Overall length: 5.06in
- Closed length: 3.31in
- Blade thickness: 0.13in
- Blade surface: Satin
- Handle color: Front Brass + Back red
Treat your mom to something special this year and Happy Mother’s Day to all the wonderful moms out there.