When it comes to knife sets for the fisherman, you want the best possible brand that will aid in filleting your prized fish fast and easily. There is nothing worst than a dull knife when you are trying to fillet your freshly caught fish. Butchering it with a dull knife is surely going to put a damper on your excitement of catching such a prize fish.
You should always purchase knives with stainless steel blades, as they do not have the tendency to rust.
One of the best knife sets for fisherman will include:
3" Bone Knife/7" Overall
4" Skinning Knife/9" Overall
5" Game Shears/10" Overall
5.5" Fillet Knife/10" Overall
6" Meat Cleaver/11" Overall
7.5" Sharpening Bar/12" Overall
8" Butcher Knife/12.5" Overall
17" Tree Bone Saw/2 Blades
High Impact Carrying Case
This knife set cost on average around $50. If you do not wish to spend this much or just want the basic knives in your set then you may wish to find a knife set that includes:
Large Fillet Knife with 8" Blade
Medium Knife with 6" Blade
Small Combo Knife with 5 1/4" Blade
Large Sharpening/Honing Tool
Large Fillet/Cutting Board
Heavy Plastic Carrying Case
This knife set sells for around $30 and has pretty much all you need for the basics.