Carrying a weapon—any weapon—on a regular basis is a serious commitment. During the hot summer months, the challenge of “going armed” gets even tougher, because we tend to wear shorts, and other types of lightweight clothing, that don’t make ideal carry platforms for weapons. Light clothes also don’t conceal dangerous things as effectively as heavier clothing does.
For folks who carry knives as defensive weapons, one potential solution to this problem is the neck knife. These small sheath knives are designed to be worn handle down on a cord or chain hung around your neck—like a necklace. Since they don’t rely on belts, waistbands, or pockets for support, their style of carry remains completely consistent, regardless of the clothing you wear. As long as your head is attached, neck carry works.
It’s Michael Janich, so read the whole thing.View Linked Article