Blackbird®SK-5 Wilderness Survival Knife - OKC
From the Blackbird Knives Designer: ""I believe the more complicated a product becomes, the more likely it is to fail when your life depends on it. For this reason I designed The Blackbird SK-5 Knife to achieve maximum function delivered through pure simplicity. You won't see gimmicks or gadgets on this knife...only the core essentials that provide the user with comfort and a sharp edge to handle the most demanding wilderness survival tasks."" -Paul Sheiter The Blackbird SK-5 blade is crafted from 154CM. This steel is American made, known for its superior toughness, edge-retaining ability, sharpness and corrosion resistance. The SK-5's blade is 0.13 inch thick and features a full-taper grind. The perimeter of the Micarta Handle is rounded to provide a comfortable grip and is secured to the knife tang with stainless steel Allen screws. The Blackbird SK-5 comes with a MOLLE compatible sheath that features a rigid protective insert. The sheath also features a belt loop so that it may be worn on the hip in the traditional belt mount configuration
The Black handle on the Blackbird®SK-5 Wilderness Survival Knife by OKC is made from MICARTA®. MICARTA® a Westinghouse trademark is a man made material. MICARTA® is made by layering resin and cloth and is used to make very fine knife handles
154 CM Stainless Steel Blade
The Fixed Blade on the Blackbird®SK-5 Wilderness Survival Knife by OKC is made from 154 CM Stainless Steel and features a Flat grind. 154 CM stainless steel is premium grade stainless steel. 154 CM combines three principal elements: carbon, chromium, and molybdenum. With a Rockwell hardness rating of 58-60, this Spear Point shaped blade is 5 inches long and is stamped with OKC.
Field sharpening the Blackbird®SK-5 Wilderness Survival Knife by OKC is easy with its sharpened edge.
Tan Nylon Sheath
Included with the Blackbird®SK-5 Wilderness Survival Knife by OKC is a Tan Nylon sheath with NA stamped on it. This sheath fits the Blackbird SK-5. Additional Features of this sheath include: MOLLE Compatible. This Tan Nylon sheath is made in ???.
- Overall length 10 inches (25.4 cm)
- Blade length 5 inches (12.7 cm)
- The blade is a Sharpened Spear Point
- This Fixed Blade knife features a ??? degree edge angle
- Flat grind blade with OKC stamped on it
- Black Micarta handle
- Comes complete with a 7500SH - Tan Nylon sheath
- Designed by Paul Scheiter
- Made in USA