When faced with a wide array of knives and cutters, it can be challenging to determine the most suitable cutting tool for your task. Utility or Safety knives are incredibly versatile tools, especially in warehouse, packaging, or garage environments. From opening cartons, to trimming upholstery, these knives serve many different purposes. Explore the various types of utility knives and their applications to find the perfect fit for your needs.

Utility knives offer a variety of ergonomic designs. These knives can be utilized for a range of tasks, including:

  • Opening cartons
  • Cutting stretch film
  • Cutting tape
  • Cutting twine
  • Cutting cords/straps
  • Trimming
  • And much more

Keypak provides a selection of utility knives with varying blade sizes and handle styles, such as:

  • Standard: Easy-to-use design with a metal sleeve holding the razor blade, extendable and retractable with a simple sliding mechanism.
  • Extended Depth: Features a ratcheting lock system for high-leverage cutting.
  • Regular-Foam Grip: Ideal for cutting thick materials, equipped with a durable ABS handle.
  • Heavy Duty: Designed for high-leverage cutting and long-term comfort grip.
  • Retractable: Blade retracts via a spring-activated mechanism when lifted from the cutting surface, with a stainless-steel return spring maintaining blade tension.
  • Safety: Equipped with a blade guard retraction button to prevent injuries.

When selecting the right blade for your knife, it’s important to consider the material you will be cutting, and the level of precision needed. Different blade sizes and types are designed for specific tasks, so choosing the correct one will ensure optimal performance and longevity of your knife.

In the world of blades, sharpness is key. A well-maintained blade not only enhances cutting efficiency but also improves safety. Regular sharpening and proper storage can extend the life of your blade and maintain its sharp edge. Remember to handle blades with care and always follow safety guidelines when using cutting tools.

Whether you’re a professional chef, DIY enthusiast, warehouse worker or hobbyist, having the right blade for your cutter is essential for achieving clean and precise cuts. Keypak’s range of high-quality blades offers durability and precision, making them a reliable choice for various cutting needs. Explore Keypak’s blades and elevate your cutting experience with the perfect match for your knife.


Should you have further questions on utility knives or blades, please contact our product specialists at sales@keypak.ca