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Cut-price Cutters: The 5 Best Folding Knives Under $20

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* Handy for everyday tasks, camping, and emergencies
* Discreet options with key disguises
* Makes a great gift or stocking stuffer for dad

They call ‘em trusty blades because you can count on them for just about anything. Folding knives are a handy tool to have on hand, and they fit in your pocket, purse or bag, so they’re never a hassle to hang on to. Here are 5 folding knives we love at wallet-friendly price points.

1. SOG Key Folding Knife

Fool everyone with the SOG Key Folding Knife. It has a 1.5-inch blade that hides inside a black, stainless steel handle that looks just like a regular house key.

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2. Smith & Wesson Extreme Ops Folding Knife

The Smith & Wesson Extreme Ops Folding Knife is a finely designed cutting companion. It features a 3.1-inch high carbon stainless steel, partially serrated clip point blade, a black aluminum handle, and a pocket clip.

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3. TANKING Key Knife

Combine a 2-inch straight-edged stainless steel blade and a discreet, key shaped body, and you have the extremely convenient TANKING Key Knife. It’s ideal to have on hand for box cutting, camping or simple tasks around the house.

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4. TAC FORCE Tactical Rescue Folding Pocket Knife

The TAC FORCE Tactical Rescue Folding Pocket Knife boasts a medium-sized straight-edged blade. What really sets it apart from other options however, is the seat belt cutter and window breaker nub that could save your life in a car emergency.

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5. Kershaw Clash Folding Knife

This folding knife is nothing flashy, but it’s fantastically handy and well-designed. The Kershaw Clash Folding Knife cuts through those everyday tasks, and is terrific for hunting, fishing, farming, climbing, and hiking. It has an ambidextrous flipper and a reversible clip to allow you to easily open it one-handed. It’s also designed with a locking liner to ensure the blade doesn’t close while you’re using it.

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