Victorinox Pocket-knives and the SwissTool for Military and Security Services

Issue 44 - May 2013


Various types of long or short bladed cutting weapons have been used by fighting forces since the dawn warfare. Presently, offically-issued large combat knives such as bayonets, kukris or machetes such the parang are stil being employed. However, soldiers also prefer handy multi-purpose tools or the multi-bladed pocket knife, as in any military environment they can have numerous useful roles.