This robust knife will be familiar to British military personnel - the style has been a standard issue item since the 19th century. The 2-1/4" sheepsfoot blade and marlinspike make this an ideal knife for rope work, splicing and knots. With the addition of a uniquely versatile bottle & can opener tool and a short screwdriver blade. Made of premium stainless steel, with indestructible black poly grips, stainless pins & washers and lanyard ring. The buff finish used on the steel gives this workman's knife an appealing "retro" look. The diamond-pattern grips are easy to hold when wet or muddy. Certified hand finished, and made in Sheffield, England.This knife is standard issue to British Navy personnel and is made to the rigid specifications of the Ministry of Defense. The tightness of the blade action is no accident, the Navy requires it this way.
This knife is also available with a Marlinspike Sailor Book and Know Your Knots Kit.
Type: Folder Blade Thickness: 1/8" Blade Length: 2-3/8" Overall Length: 3-3/4" Blade Material: Stainless Steel Handle Material: Polypropylene Sheath: None