Trident Mini / TF27-CP

Hardcased Black TiNi / Tanto / Straight

  • SOG Assisted Technology
  • Lifetime Warranty
$95.00
 
Blade Shape Tanto
Increased blade thickness full length of blade. Stronger tip for piercing. 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
Sliding piston locks the blade in place and provides quick blade lock release. Blade Locking Mechanism
 
Edge Type Straight
Single sharpened edge on the blade provides clean cuts and easy serviceability. Blade Edge Type

Overview

The SOG Trident Mini uses our well-proven means of delivering a knife blade to the open position with S.A.T. (SOG Assisted Technology) Now using our patent pending Arc-Actuator, the Trident Mini locks stronger and releases easier. There is also a built-in safety to lock the blade closed. When it shows red, you are ready to go.

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Product Type Folding Knife
Finish Hardcased Black TiNi
Blade Shape Tanto
Edge Type Straight
Blade Steel Type AUS-8
Hardness Rc. 57-58
Overall Length 7.18"
Closed Length 4.03"
Product Weight 2.25 oz
Blade Length 3.15"
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Description
 

The SOG Trident Mini uses our well-proven means of delivering a knife blade to the open position with S.A.T. (SOG Assisted Technology) Now using our patent pending Arc-Actuator, the Trident Mini locks stronger and releases easier. There is also a built-in safety to lock the blade closed. When it shows red, you are ready to go.

What also makes the Trident Mini so unique is the patent pending Groove in the handle, which allows the operator to cut paracord, fishing line, etc. without having to open the blade. The handle also includes a Digi-Grip variable pattern for coarser grip in areas that require it. Our bayonet style clip is easily switched for right/left hand carry or removed for pouch storage.

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  • NTOA Tested & Recommended


    OVERALL SCORE:
    4.51 / 5.00

    Tester Review:

    I had an opportunity to test the SOG Trident Folder knife. This knife is flat out awesome. It has a great design. Finger grips, belt clip, lanyard hole, safety latch and the S.A.T. which practically opens the knife for you once you start the motion. The safety gives you the comfort of knowing the knife will not open on you by accident but is positioned and marked in red for quick deployment. It also has a cutting grove which worked great. I tried it on some webbing and a seat belt and it went through with no problem. My particular knife had a tiger stripe blade which just set off the knife.

    I would recommend this knife to anyone. It is one of the best I have seen.

    The National Tactical Officers Association is an independant organization providing a nationwide communication link between active and retired law enforcement personnel, sworn correctional officers, tactical emergency medical personnel, military police and special operations personnel. This review and others were published in The Tactical Edge journal.

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Full Specifications

US Standard | Metric

Overall Length 7.18" Closed Length 4.03"
Product Weight 2.25 oz Blade Length 3.15"
UPC 7-29857-99591-7 Product Type Folding Knife
Country of Origin Assembled in
the USA
Locking Mechanism Piston
Opening Mechanism Assisted Belt Clip Type Reversible Low-Carry
Packaging Unibox - Display Ready Engravable Yes
Finish Hardcased Black TiNi Edge Type Straight
Blade Steel Type AUS-8 Blade Shape Tanto
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

Trident Mini is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great everyday knife I bought this knife 2 month ago and I am very pleased
Date published: 2014-11-05
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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