Budget Friendly Knives Under $100

Budget Friendly Knives Under $100

Jan 9th 2020

When it comes to purchasing a great knife, spending a ton of money isn't a requirement. At EKnives, we're happy to carry a variety of knives to suit every budget. If you're looking for a budget friendly knife under $100, check out these top picks:

Spyderco Tenacious

Proudly offering all the features and benefits that define a Spyderco knife in a budget-friendly package, the Tenacious has long been the centerpiece of their Value Folder line. The Tenacious Lightweight raised the bar even further, replacing the original G-10 scales with injection-molded fiberglass-reinforced nylon (FRN) that reduced the knife’s weight by almost 12 percent and adds the extreme grip security of Spyderco’s Bi-Directional Texture™ pattern. For tactical end users, the newest version of this lightweight powerhouse adds a low-profile black-oxide blade coating and matching black-coated hardware and clip.  See the Spyderco Tenacious here.

  • Overall Length: 7.77"
  • Blade: 3.39" 8Cr13MoV, Black Drop-Point
  • Grind: Full-Serrated
  • Handle: 4.38" FRN, Black
  • Frame/Liner: Stainless Steel
  • Weight: 3.8oz
  • Lock Type : Liner Lock
  • Opener Type: Manual, Thumb Hole
  • Clip: Tip-Up/Down, Left/Right Carry
  • Model: C122SBBK

Kershaw Cannonball

Tough, beefy, and loaded with firepower, the Cannonball is a standout work knife fit for many tasks. The folder’s frame lock and steel handle provide ideal durability and security. The 3.5-inch drop point blade opens with SpeedSafe assisted opening and features a BlackWash finish that hides hard-use scratches. Its D2 blade steel offers exceptional edge retention for repeated work. With a handle length of 4.5 inches, the Cannonball is comfortable to hold, even for larger hands. Yet its reversible deep-carry pocketclip allows it to disappear in the pocket. A custom pivot cap and backspacer add the finishing aesthetic touches to this hard-working Kershaw.  See the Kershaw Cannonball here. 

  • Blade Length 3.5 in. (8.9 cm)
  • Blade Material D2
  • Blade Finish/Coating Black-oxide BlackWash™ coating
  • Blade Thickness 0.112 in. (2.85 mm)
  • Closed Length 4.5 in. (11.4 cm)
  • Handle Material Stainless steel
  • Handle Finish/Coating Gray PVD coating
  • Handle Thickness 0.42 in. (10.7 mm)
  • Overall Length 8 in. (20.3 cm)
  • EDC work knife that is effective and comfortable to use, even for larger hands
  • D2 high-carbon tool steel is highly wear resistant, tough, offers excellent edge retention; BlackWash™ finish helps hide use scratches
  • Strong stainless steel handle holds up in hard-use conditions; frame lock secures the blade open
  • Opens quickly and easily with SpeedSafe® assisted opening and built-in flipper
  • Custom pivot cap and backspacer; deep-carry pocketclip is easily reversible for left/right carry
  • Weight 5.4 oz. (153 g)

Victorinox Huntsman Red Multitool

When you hear the words "Swiss Army Knife", chances are you think of the legendary Officer's knife - and that legend continues with the Huntsman pocket knife. With the addition of scissors and a wood saw, you're ready to cut through just about anything. When it's time to go offline and off the beaten path, you'll want the Huntsman in your pocket.  See the Victorinox Huntsman Red Multitool here.

  • Overall: 3.6"
  • Weight: 3.4oz
  • Red ABS handle
  • Tools include: Large blade l Small blade l Can opener l Screwdriver tip l Small screwdriver l Bottle opener l Flat head screwdriver l Wire stripper l Reamer with sewing eye l Awl l Corkscrew l Scissors l Saw blade l Hook l Toothpick l Tweezers l Keyring. Black leather pouch.
  • Perfect for sawing wood or cutting ropes when climbing, hiking and camping
  • Made in Switzerland
  • Model: VN13713X6

Spyderco Bow River Phil Wilson Fixed Blade

Custom knifemaker Phil Wilson is an avid hunter and fisherman who incorporates his outdoor experience into every one of his designs. Hands down one of Spyderco’s most popular collaborators, his highly refined fixed-blade designs are the cutting tools of choice of savvy outdoorsmen worldwide. Wilson’s latest collaboration with Spyderco is the Bow River -- an expression of his incredibly popular custom design specifically geared toward budget-conscious adventurers. This compact, all-purpose design features a full-flat-ground, trailing-point blade crafted from 8Cr13MoV stainless steel. The blade is paired with a contoured, ergonomic handle made with layered black and gray G-10.
Complete with a high-quality leather sheath, the Bow River offers exceptional design and performance at an affordable price.  See the Sypderco Bow River here. 

  • Overall Length: 8.14"
  • Blade: 4.4" 8Cr13MoV, Satin Trailing-Point
  • Handle: 3.74" G10, Black/Gray
  • Weight : 3.8oz
  • Sheath : Leather w/Belt Loop
  • Model: FB46GP

Kershaw Endgame Stainless Flipper Knife

Kershaw Endgame Stainless Flipper Knife

For a combination of high-quality materials, intricate design elements, and practical usability, step into the Kershaw Endgame. After opening the knife with KVT ball bearings, take control of the 3.25-inch drop point blade and use its high-retention D2 tool steel. The handle is contoured for comfortable finger placement, and a deep-carry pocketclip is reversible for convenient carry. Unique design elements help the Endgame stand out, including a series of overlays. Some are made of glass filled nylon and others coated with bronze PVD. This creates an interesting, multi-layered appearance. Being jam-packed with features, the Endgame is the total package for any collection.  See the Kershaw Endgame here. 

  • Opening Action Manual KVT ball bearings
  • Lock Type: Frame lock
  • Pocketclip: Reversible deep-carry (right/left, tip-up)
  • Blade: 3.25" D2, Stonewashed
  • Closed: 4.25"
  • Handle: Stainless steel, glass-filled nylon inserts
  • Handle: Finish/Coating Bead-blasted finish
  • Overall Length 7.5"
  • Weight: 3.9 oz
  • Model: KAI-2095

Victorinox Climber SilverTech MultiTool

Welcome to the world of the Officer's knife. This is where the legend of the Swiss Army Knife began - and it continues today with the Climber pocket knife. Its 14 functions are as sharp, strong and intuitive as you need them to be. So no matter if you're climbing up the corporate ladder or a class 5 crag, the Climber is with you all the way to the top.  See the Victorinox Climber SilverTech here. 

  • Overall: 3.6"
  • Weight: 2.9oz
  • Silver translucent ABS handle
  • Perfect to cut ropes when climbing or hiking
  • Tools Include: Large blade l Small blade l Can opener l Screwdriver tip l Small screwdriver l Bottle opener l Wire stripper l Awl l Reamer with sewing eye l Corkscrew l Scissors l Hook l Toothpick l Tweezers l Keyring.
  • Made in Switzerland
  • Model: VN13703T7033X1

At EKnives, we have a huge selection of knives in stock at a variety of prices.  Explore our inventory here or contact us at (423) 525-9477 if you have any questions. We're always happy to help you select the perfect knife for your needs.