A type of stainless steel, 420HC steel has some properties that other types of knife metals simply don’t have. The “HC” stands for “high carbon,” and this additional carbon content makes these blades tough and resistant to abrasion. 420HC blades are easy to sharpen and make for a dependable knife when you’re out in the wild or on patrol. Our selection of 420HC tactical knives includes a variety of blade styles from some of the best knife makers in the industry. With fixed and folding knives to choose from, you’ll find the perfect blade to add to your everyday carry.