Cold Steel 27TDS Micro Recon 1 Spear Point
Cold Steel 27TDS Micro Recon 1 Spear Point is small and compact folding knife, but it is designed and built to be strong and durable knife that its users can rely on when the time comes.
Cold Steel 27TDS is very popular Every Day Carry (EDC) knife of not only security and military personell, but also of outdoor enthusiasts, hunters, fishermen etc.
Cold Steel 27TDS Features and Specifications
Cold Steel 27TDS Micro Recon 1 Spear Point features 2-inch (~5.1 cm) long and 0.1-inch (2.5 mm) thick blade.
Blade is made using Japanese AUS 8A stainless steel with additional black Tuff-Ex coating.
Such combination ensures that the blade is both tough and flexible enough to avoid breaking, yet keeps the edge rather well. Thanks to Tuff-Ex coating, rust resistance is improved, glare and light reflection from the blade is reduced and cutting is easier, since such coating acts like a lubricant.
Folded knife length is 2 3/8 (2.375 inches, ~6 cm) and unfolded (full) length is 4 3/8 (4.375 inches, ~11.1 cm) - and that is a small knife.
Cold Steel 27TDS weighs 1.1 oz (~31 g), allowing the knife to be stored practically anywhere.
Handle is made using Griv-Ex Style G-10, with non-slip pattern, shaped in such way to allow the user to safely use the knife even when wet.
Thanks to such material selection, Cold Steel 27TDS is low maintenance knife, ready to be used at the moment notice.
Cold Steel 27TDS comes with lanyard hole that features, by default, stainless key chain ring.
As a safety feature, Cold Steel 27TDS comes with so-called Tri-Ad lock, which locks the blade firmly.
Cold Steel 27TDS Micro Recon 1 Spear Point can be used safely in countless situations, with the most important of its features is the fact that this is such small and tiny knife that it is shame not to have it when going outdoors - don't expect to chop the trees down with it, but one can gut the fish, slice few branches, prepare the food, cut fish bate etc.
Also, Cold Steel 27TDS is great EDC knife for general population too, that occasionally have the need to cut, slice or chop something like food, cans, cardboard boxes etc. For short, it can be used as an excellent compact utility knife.
Long Story Short: Cold Steel 27TDS Micro Recon 1 Spear Point is tough little knife, excellent as backup blade. It weighs just 1.1 ounces (~31 grams) and it's folded length is just 2 3/8 inch (~6 cm) - with such dimensions, it can fit any pocket and be available when needed.
Also, it comes at very affordable price.
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