The SOG SEAL 2000 is a 7" fixed blade knife with a Zytel handle that was designed for the grueling US Navy SEAL knife trials in 1992. The knife was manufactured from 1995 to 2007 for SOG by Kinryu of Seki Japan. Knives such as these and many of the SOG models produced prior to the shift of production from Seki, Japan to Taiwan are among the best knives SOG offered.
"Information taken from: SOG Knife Collectors website:
- Blade Length: 7 in. x .250 in.
- Overall length: 12.25 in.
- Blade steel: AUS-6.
- Blade hardness: Rc. 56-57.
- Blade finish: Powder coated.
- Weight: 12.6 oz.
- Edge: Partially serrated.
- Carry System: kydex sheath.
- Handle Material: Zytel.
The SEAL Knife 2000 can be securely carried in its waterproof Kydex sheath. This scabbard uses a friction fit on the handle as well as a backup nylon strap for knife retention, allowing you to carry it upside down or sideways. This Earlier Model Kydex sheath is ambidextrous for right or left side carry and using nylon webbing can be adjusted to hang lower on the leg or attached to a pack strap. The handle is securely held in the sheath avoiding marks on the blade coating like other Kydex sheaths.
Knife and sheath are listed used. Judge for Yourself. May show minor handling, knife edge and the point are sharp. #1221
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