Cold Steel is one of the premier knife manufactures in the business today. They are known for the high quality of the knives they make. They are also known for the huge selection of different styles that they offer knife shoppers. The are based in Ventura, California. Because they make so many different knives, it can be hard for shoppers to choose the best ones. Here is a look at most popular knives that Cold Steel makes today.
Cold Steel Spartan
The Cold Steel Spartan is a folding knife that is made with the finest quality Japanese AUS 8A stainless steel. Its blade is made with an angled edge to cut deeply with a beautiful sheering effect. It comes with a patented Grivory handle that offers excellent grip. It is a very handy knife that can be used for many applications. The durability of the Cold Steel Spartan is quite impressive.
Cold Steel Recon 1 Tactical Knife
For anyone who is looking for a supremely crafted tactical knife, they can’t go wrong with the Cold Steel Recon 1 Tactical Knife. The Recon 1 comes with a Japanese AUS 8A stainless steel blade. The blade has been vacuum heat treated and quenched in sub-zero water. This one-two punch of heat and cold during its construction means that the metal is practically indestructible. The blade is also coated with Teflon.
This Teflon coating keeps it from reflecting light, which is a handy feature in a tactical knife. It also allows the blade to be less affected by friction, allowing it to slice through materials with ease. The Teflon coating also means that the Cold Steel Recon 1 is resistant to rust.
The handle of this knife comes with G-10 laminate scales that give it a superior grip. Once the user grabs hold of this knife, it will not slip out of his hands until he sets it down.
Two other great features of the Recon 1 are the thumb disc and the pocket clip. The pocket clip is extra strong, making it perfect for clipping on the pocket securely without danger of falling off. The thumb disc makes it easy for the user to snap the knife open in a flash.
Cold Steel 80PGTK GI Tanto 7″ Carbon
The Cold Steel 80PGTK GI Tanto is a great blade for camping, hunting and everyday use alike. The carbon blade is both lightweight and strong. It has a hard spring temper that has been sharpened to a razor edge. This knife will cut through nearly anything. The blade comes with a beautiful black finish that is resistant to rust.
Cold Steel put a handle on the Tanto that comes with polypropylene scales. These scales give the handle excellent grip. It is a very sturdy knife that come through rough usage without damage.
This is a popular knife for defense purposes as well. Many people get the Cold Steel 80PGTK GI Tanto because it is so great for throwing. The excellent grip and fine balance of this knife mean that it always hits the target.