How Do I Sharpen A Serrated Outdoor Knife?

Serrated Outdoor Knife

How do I sharpen a hunting, tactical, or outdoor knife?

Hunting, tactical and outdoor knives with serrated blades are popular due to their aggressive cutting ability. Like other serrated knives, the edges are durable and retain their sharpness for a long time. However, like any other edge, they will eventually get dull. Sharpening a serrated knife is daunting for many people, but it's easier than you think. With minimal investment and some patience, all your serrated knives can be properly sharpened.

Sharpening a serrated tactical, hunting or outdoor knife does require a specialized sharpening stone like the DMT Diafold Serrated Knife Sharpener. The technique is also a little different from sharpening a regular knife blade. However, putting a razor sharp cutting edge on your serrated knives is not as difficult as you might think.

Fortunately, the tool and techniques of sharpening a serrated outdoor knife is similar to sharpening any other serrated knife.