Recon Tanto with SK-5 high carbon steel blade and black Tuff-Ex™ finish
Over the last 35 years, Cold Steel® has succeeded in establishing the Tanto as a superior blade for combative application. Cold Steel®’s pioneering research, development and refinement of this blade shape have proven the value of the American Tanto-styled reinforced point beyond question.
The Recon Tanto continues to redefine the standard for combat knives around the globe. Having seen active military application in numerous conflicts over the last 20 years, it is well on its way to becoming the preferred fixed blade for special military units and even SWAT teams.
Experience the extraordinary quality, test the distinctive razor-sharp edge for yourself, and you will see why the Recon Tanto is a unique knife you can’t afford to be without!
The Recon Tanto is made in SK-5 steel and comes complete with a Secure-Ex® sheath.
SK-5 High Carbon Steel
Japanese high carbon SK-5 is traditionally used for making a variety of hand tools, including chisels and woodcutting saws. With good all-round toughness and excellent edge holding capabilities as well as excellent abrasion resistance, it has stood the test of time and seen use in many countries.
– Blade material: SK-5 high carbon steel with black Tuff-Ex™ finish
– Overall length: approx. 29.8 cm
– Blade length: approx. 17.8 cm
– Blade thickness: approx. 5 mm
– Handle: approx. 12 cm long, Kray-Ex™
– Weight: approx. 255 g
– Including Secure-Ex® sheath
– Cold Steel® Product No.: 49LRT / 49LRTZ