Batoning Wood with a Knife

Batoning wood with a knife

If you have seen a lot survival videos, than you have probably seen people trying to baton threw logs that are way to big for the blades they are using. Below is an excellent video by SchoolOf SelfReliance on how to properly baton wood with your knife and when you should use this technique. He makes some excellent points and I would have to agree that batoning through large pieces of wood is a waste of time and calories and a great way to wreck your knife. So check out the video below and learn some do’s and don’ts about batoning.