Flash II / FSA8-CP

Satin / Drop Point / Straight

  • SOG Assisted Technology
  • Lifetime Warranty
$75.00
 
Blade Shape Drop Point
Great all around blade shape, good for most outdoor and hunting tasks. Blade Shape
Blade Steel Type AUS-8
High grade stainless steel with excellent edge retention and rust resistance. Blade Steel Type
 
Handle Material Glass-Reinforced Nylon
A strong glass fiber-reinforced nylon. Abrasion and impact-resistant. Blade Handle Material
Handle Color Black
 
Locking Mechanism Piston Lock
 
Edge Type Straight
Single sharpened edge on the blade provides clean cuts and easy serviceability. Blade Edge Type

Overview

The Flash II has got to be one of the coolest knives we've ever seen. Forget its wicked-quick blade access, that it handles like a race car on rails, or that it locks up like Alcatraz. It just looks and feels extraordinary. The Flash family of knives feature SOG Assisted Technology (S.A.T.), which employs a powerful piston lock that is easily released with a sliding button.

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Product Type Folding Knife
Finish Satin
Blade Shape Drop Point
Edge Type Straight
Blade Steel Type AUS-8
Hardness Rc. 57-58
Overall Length 8"
Closed Length 4.5"
Product Weight 3.10 oz
Blade Length 3.5"
Blade Thickness 0.13"
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Description
 

The Flash II has got to be one of the coolest knives we've ever seen. Forget its wicked-quick blade access, that it handles like a race car on rails, or that it locks up like Alcatraz. It just looks and feels extraordinary. The Flash family of knives feature SOG Assisted Technology (S.A.T.), which employs a powerful piston lock that is easily released with a sliding button.
The Flash II (Straight edge) comes standard with glass-reinforced nylon (GRN) handle and straight edge, Satin finish blade. All Flash knives come standard with SOG's patent pending, reversible bayonet mounted clip that ensures the lowest, most discreet carry possible. We also had the foresight to incorporate an additional safety lock that gives added security when the blade is closed.

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Full Specifications

US Standard | Metric

Overall Length 8" Closed Length 4.5"
Product Weight 3.10 oz Blade Length 3.5"
Blade Thickness 0.13" UPC 7-29857-99423-1
Product Type Folding Knife Country of Origin Assembled in
the USA
Locking Mechanism Piston Lock Opening Mechanism Assisted
Belt Clip Type Reversible Low-Carry Packaging Unibox - Display Ready
Engravable Yes Finish Satin
Edge Type Straight Blade Steel Type AUS-8
Blade Shape Drop Point Handle Material Glass-Reinforced Nylon
Handle Color Black Hardness Rc. 57-58
Technologies

Technologies

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    SOG Assisted Technology

    SOG Assisted Technology

    SOG Assisted Technology (S.A.T.) works through the balance of opposing high-tension coil springs. As you initiate the opening action, the force propelling your blade open becomes greater than the force keeping it closed. The result is a blade that springs open instantly once it is engaged, seemingly on its own.

Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Flash II is rated 4.85 out of 5 by 100.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 10 YRS, GOING STRONG I've carried this knife for over 10 yrs, and It's proven well worth it's price. I bought my son one 8 yrs ago and he's carried it thru 4 tours over seas. Holds an edge to this day.
Date published: 2015-01-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great knife and outstanding customer service Thank you SOG for the amazing customer service! It is rare to come across a company with this level of service and integrity. So thanks! I wish I could remember the name of the gentleman who helped me with my order. He was extremely attentive and courteous, made sure to personally walk my order in to ensure it was engraved quickly and delivered promptly (I was on a time crunch as it was the week before Christmas and a last minute present), and even followed up with me. Truly a 3 day delivery, across the country, and right before Christmas! The knife is super sharp and durable. My boyfriend loves it!! Awesome knife and wonderful customer service. Highly recommend the Flash II Tanto and SOG.
Date published: 2015-01-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Carry Knife! Very functional everyday carry knife. Light weight yet has a very strong lockup! I really like the assisted opening feature. Very fast to get into action.
Date published: 2015-01-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great knife with easy opening feature Got this engraved for my son and he hasn't let it out of his sight yet. He uses it at work and when he goes hunting.
Date published: 2014-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My Favorite Knife! I have several knives for different work, but this one is my favorite. It's a very nice, mid-sized blade that opens quickly with one hand and maintains a edge very well, and best of all it is rugged and can take a pounding without failing!!!
Date published: 2014-12-15
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not as good as I thought. Cons: I bought this knife a year ago and it has lots of problems already, the blade has play in both directions and the screws stripped after taking it apart twice...the lock also does not engage if you don't flick the blade open really hard. Pros: It is a nice weight and it came super sharp, the pocket clip hides the knife well and the handle is a great shape.
Date published: 2014-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great features I am very very happy with the Flash II, great product
Date published: 2014-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great knife Have had this knife for years, Works great , one hand knife
Date published: 2014-11-27
Warranty
 

Warranty

 
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    SOG Warranty Information

    All SOG products are guaranteed against defects in workmanship and materials for the life of the original purchaser. This guarantee is voided (as determined by SOG) by misuse, abuse, improper maintenance, or alterations of the product and does not cover any normal wear or tear that might occur. Using your SOG folding blade or fixed blade knife for any purpose other than cutting or puncturing is considered abuse and may void your warranty.

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    Guarantee Claims

    All guarantee claims should be directed to the factory. U.S. claims should be sent prepaid and insured. For international claims: call, write, or email SOG's Warranty Dept. for information.

    We are not responsible for lost or stolen packages that do not arrive to our facility.

    SOG reserves the right to the repair or replacement of a product at our discretion. Products that are discontinued and not repairable will be replaced with a gift certificate of the last MSRP value, as determined by SOG, which can be used for a future purchase.

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    Examples of Non-Warranted Items

    Rusted/spotted/stained blades or handles (coated or not), broken or bent knife tips, worn tool components, dull/chipped knife blades, scratched blade/tool coatings, worn/loose Kraton slabs, sheaths and pouches (if brand new sheaths are determined to be defective they are replaced separately from the knife/tool), and broken/lost thumb studs.

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    SOG Unconditional Pocket Clip Warranty

    Pocket clips can be broken if they are accidentally caught on foreign objects while wearing. To help prevent such occurrences, SOG recommends that you wear your knife in your front pocket, with the knife inside your pocket. If, for whatever reason, your clip bends or breaks and you would like to receive a replacement, fill out the Clip Request Form, or email/call SOG's warranty department. Damage to a knife handle because a clip has snagged is not considered "normal," and any such damage will be assessed under warranty. Learn more about replacing pocket clips in Knife & Tool Care.

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    Sharpening

    SOG offers a sharpening service for our products at the minimal charge of $12.00

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    Broken Blades

    In the unlikely case that your knife blade breaks, we will do a hardness test on it to see if it is within specs and therefore eligible for replacement.

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    Costs

    SOG will pre-determine the cost of repair or replacement of non-warranted items and communicate the estimated cost to the customer before any work is performed.

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    Returning a product for replacement

    Include a brief note inside your package stating what you are returning, the claimed defect and how it failed. Also, include inside the package, your name, address, daytime phone number and email address to reach you in case we have any questions.

    If the item has sentimental value, please state that in the note. In some cases, items are replaced.

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    Warranty claim address & contact information

    SOG Specialty Knives, LLC.
    Attn: Warranty Dept.
    6521 212th St SW
    Lynnwood, WA 98036
    USA

    For any other questions, either call, fax, or email SOG’S warranty department at

    Phone: 425-771-6230
    Toll Free: 1-888-40-KNIFE (405-6433)
    Fax: 425-771-7689
    Email: warranty[at]sogknives.com

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