Where to get a butterfly knife- Various options for finding the knife explained

by Micky B. Professional Writter

A butterfly knife or a fan knife as usually called is a folding pocket knife that has got two handles that rotate around the tang. The knife is so small in size that it looks quite deceptive and cannot be figured easily. The small butterfly knife has got unusual purposes as it can be used in many different forms. From cutlery to self defense the knife can very well be used for both the things. However, the question that is faced by people is to where to get a butterfly knife?

Since this butterfly knife is learnt to have been evolved from Philippines province Batangas, it is therefore that it is sometimes also known as Batangas knife. The knife is still made traditionally over here, and is still in heavy demand amongst the people all over the world.

Initially this Balisong or the Batangas knife was only used by the people of Philippines but, gradually it came to be known to the world and it was then that the knife developed its strong admirers all over the world. Used as a pocket utility knife and for the purpose of self defense, the knife is heavily demanded by the people of Canada and Alaska. Besides it is seen that the Balisong or the butterfly knife is a very big craze amongst the tourists all over the world. This is so because the small butterfly knife can serve a large number of unusual purposes at one single time.

There are large number of online stores that sell butterfly knives altogether. You can get such a knife in any small or big knife store. If you've never used a butterfly knife before it is recommend getting a trainer knife or a knife that isn't that sharp because the good ones are sharp enough that if you open it wrong you are going to need stitches in your finger. Therefore you need to be extra careful while operating or dealing with a butterfly knife.

Secondly, the availability of such knives is restricted to only few countries because; it has been termed as illegal in many different countries. It is illegal to have a butterfly knife in public. There have been a large number of stereotypes associated with it, therefore it is not as easily acknowledged by a large number of countries.

Besides, if you still planning to have one for yourself you can always order it online, but before making an order, you should be sure about the legality of its possession in your country.

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