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Spec Elite II

Bead Blasted      Clip Point      Straight

SE18

"Just good enough" and "too fast" are not words in our vocabulary. Producing top-of-the-line products for professionals is what we do. The Spec Elite series is one go-to blade when things get serious.

$204.50
  • Uses
  • Hunting
  • Everyday Use
  • Outdoor
  • Tactical
  • Industrial
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Specifications

Blade details
Blade Shape [ Clip Point ]
Moves the tip closer to the center line for improved piercing-style cuts. Blade Shape
Blade Steel Type [ VG-10 ]
Premium Japanese stainless steel. Highest durability, wear and corrosion resistence.  Blade Steel Type
Handle details
Handle Material [ Glass-Reinforced Nylon ]
A strong glass fiber-reinforced nylon. Abrasion and impact-resistant. Blade Handle Material
Handle Color [ Black ]
Locking mechanism
Locking Mechanism [ Arc-Lock ]
Uses a pivotal block to lock the blade and is ambidextrious Blade Locking Mechanism
Edge type
Edge Type [ Straight ]
Single sharpened edge on the blade provides clean cuts and easy serviceability. Blade Edge Type

US   Metric

Overall Length 10.75" Closed Length 5.75"
Product Weight 6.80 oz Blade Length 5"
Blade Thickness 0.16" UPC 7-29857-99062-2
Product Type Folding Knife Country of Origin Japan
Locking Mechanism Arc-Lock Belt Clip Type Reversible
Packaging Presentation Box Engravable Yes
Finish Bead Blasted Edge Type Straight
Blade Steel Type VG-10 Blade Shape Clip Point
Handle Material Glass-Reinforced Nylon Handle Color Black
Hardness Rc. 59-60    
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Description

Like the Pentagon series, the Spec Elite series is designed as a backup and go-to tool for military and law enforcement personnel. Instead of a partially serrated spear point blade, the Spec Elite employs a clip point blade with a straight edge made in high quality VG-10 steel. Extremely lightweight, the Spec Elite features a hard anodized machined aluminum handle that provides sensational feel and balance. The strong Arc-Lock mechanism can hold over 1000 lbs. of force at the pivot. It can be carried conveniently with its reversible low-carry pocket clip.

Technologies

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    The Arc-LockTM

    With its ambidexterity - and all the other attributes knife enthusiasts so relentlessly seek - the Arc-Lock might just be the perfect lock.

    Strength:
    Tested at over 1000 lbs. of force (measured at the lock), far surpassing conventional lock strength.

    Speed:
    Lightning-quick, one-handed opening and closing capability.

    Safety:
    Spring-action securely retains blade closed, keeping fingers safely clear while unlocking.

    Durability:
    Self-adjusting over time and easily cleaned for long-term optimal performance.

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    Vg10

    VG-10 is well-known high-end Japanese steel and is considered premium. It contains vanadium which is known for its toughness. The steel is specially designed for high-quality blades used in cutlery. VG-10 can be sharpened to a fine edge that is very durable. It can maintain a hardness of Rc 60 without becoming brittle.

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Spec Elite II is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Toughest knife ever I bought this knife in 2007 I use it everyday building power lines the only time I ever broke it was prying open a 400 lbs manhole lid ,I sent to sog they fixed it and. Sent it back like new for 35$ I LOVE THIS KNIFE LIKE A BROTHER I LOST IT IN THE MOJAVE DESERT AND FOUND IT A WEEK LATER I FELT LIKE MY LEG WAS CUT OFF lol
Date published: 2015-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classy and Wicked Best knife I own by far. I've never had a folder knife that I'd describe as balanced but this knife blew me away. It opens as quick as my assisted knives with very little effort and was razor sharp out of the box. I need more knives with this folding system it rocks!
Date published: 2015-07-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 2 Years as my EDC Primary and still going strong! I carry this every nearly every day as a primary last-dtich defensive tool. Properly adjusted and loctited, the blade and frame locks this perfect 5-inch blade strongly into place for serious hard use. The great Ergos of the handle, the serious strength of both lock and frame and the near perfect blade shape and length, put this into the rare category of true heavy duty, highly capable combat folder. A 5" bladed, 7oz folder might be a bit too much as a utility biased EDC knife, but as a real-use tactical knife, its almost perfect in all regards and carries comfortably and securely in both jeans and shorts.
Date published: 2015-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Knife I bought this knife over a month ago and it is very durable. and is very reliable for everyday use.
Date published: 2014-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A well made knife I bought a Spec-Elite II soon after they were introduced. I have not been disappointed in it. The blade holds an edge well, and the locking mechanism is very strong. I have many knives in my collection, but this is one I would not want to do without.
Date published: 2014-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from classic SOG! My first one This was my first SOG, and I still use it and love it. Fast opener and awesome ARC lock.
Date published: 2014-11-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Knife This knife is great! Love the way it stays concealed in my pocket.
Date published: 2014-11-11
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