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Weighing in at just over three ounces with a three-inch blade, the Gerber Contrast AO Knife walks the line between lightweight and sturdy for an amazingly natural, dextrous feel in your hand. The Assisted Opening 2. 0 mechanism allows rapid one-handed deployment with either hand, while a durable, removable pocket clip and lanyard attachment point ensure the Contrast is easily accessible for jobs both big and small.
The Contrast AO is the latest addition to Gerber's growing portfolio of Assisted Opening daily carry knives. Featuring the innovative hybrid G-10-steel design of the best selling Contrast with a darker blade and hilt coating, this evolution of the Contrast incorporates Gerber's Assisted Opening 2.0 technology. Overall Length: 7.13" , Closed Length: 4.25" , Weight: 3.3 oz.
- Mountains Plus
With rugged good looks and performance to match, the Gerber Contrast AO knife offers effortless one-handed opening and rock solid quality for your cutting tasks. 7Cr17MoV stainless-steel blade is coated with a dark finish; it locks securely into place in the open position. Assisted Opening 2.0 helps ensure smooth and easy opening action every time. Handle is coated with a G10 polymer laminate and features checkering for enhanced grip.
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