H&K By Benchmade 14850BK Epidemic Out The Front (OTF) Auto Knife



Item Type Knife
Knife Type Out The Front Automatic
Overall Length 8.29 Inches (21.06cm)
Blade Length 3.50 Inches (8.89cm)
Blade Thickness 0.000 Inches (0.00mm)
Steel Type D2 (60-62 HRC) | Air-hardened tool steel developed to cut other steel. This American made steel offers fantastic toughness and edge retention for hard use applications. It is, however, a semi-stainless, so care is required.
Blade Style Spear-point
Blade Finish Black
Edge Type Plain
Handle Length 4.79 Inches (12.17cm)
Handle Material 6061-T6 Aluminum | A nonferrous metal originally developed as a premium aircraft-grade aluminum, it offers a solid handle form and function at a nominal weight. Most typically color anodized.
Handle Color Black
Handle Thickness 0.55 Inches (13.97mm)
Weight 3.86oz. (109.43g)
Pocket Clip Tip-Down
User Orientation Left Hand / Right Hand
Sheath No Sheath
Brand H&K
Model Epidemic
Designer Benchmade


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Double action OTF auto with ambidextrous, red anodized thumb-button

D2 tool steel, spear-point blade (60-62 HRC)

6061-T6 aluminum handle with reversible tip-down pocket clip
Blade Length: 3.44"
Handle Thickness: 0.550"
Blade Material: D2 Tool Steel
Blade Hardness: 60-62HRC
Blade Style: Spear-Point
Weight: 3.86oz.
Pocket Clip: Tip Down, Black
Lock Mechanism: Out-the-Front Double Auto
Overall Length: 8.22"
Closed Length: 4.78"
Sheath Material: Sold Separately
Class: Heckler & Koch



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