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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Kershaw's Blackout page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Kershaw Blackout Plain Edge Knife The Kershaw Blackout Plain Edge Knife is bold with its solid black blade and handle. Despite its stealthy appearance, the knife is designed to last for years and at a weight of 3.5 ounces it will not weigh down your pocket. Despite its small dimensions and understated appearance this Kershaw Knife will still cut through just about anything making it a fully functional knife. Model Number: 1550 SpeedSafe....Yes Flipper....No Country Of Origin: United States Steel......Sandvik 14C28N stainless-steel tungsten DLC coated Handle...Polyimide Blade.....3 1/4 in. (8.4 cm) Closed...4 1/2 in. (11.3 cm) Weight...3.5 oz. Lock...Locking Liner Includes a Pocket Clip

- The Kershaw Store

This knife has a 440A, try-nitride-coated blade that measures 3.25". Opens easily using SpeedSafe assisted opening technology. The handle is polyamide and the closed knife measures 4.5". Knife weight is 3.5 oz.

- Mountains Plus

Blackout Cutting Knife Fixed Style 3.31in. Blade Serrated Blade Stainless Steel 1550STKER. In fact it was selected as a Blade Magazine Best Buy at the Blade Show one of the industry's important trade shows. Since its introduction the Blackout has gained fans in all walks of life-from police officers who won't go on patrol without it to outdoors enthusiasts who consider it their go-to knife to guys who just like to EDC a good-sized knife. The Blackout's blade is a classic drop-point great for handling a wide range of tasks. The blade steel is high-performance 14C28N. Developed in a partnership between Kershaw and Sandvik Steel this stainless steel offers excellent corrosion resistance hardness and edge retention. To enhance that performance even more Kershaw added a black DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) scratch-resistant blade coating. If you prefer a little serration with your blade this Serrated Blackout is an excellent choice. You'll also like the Blackout's ergonomic handle design for a grip that's comfortable secure and ensures that you're always in control of the cut. For sheer toughness in this workaday world the handle is made of durable glass-filled nylon. And of course for fast and easy blade deployment the Blackout features SpeedSafe assisted opening. Just push outward on the thumbstud and the blade moves out of the handle and locks securely into place ready for use. A locking liner ensures the blade stays securely open during use and closes easily when you're ready. Features/Specifications: made in specialized factories Speedsafe assisted opening Liner lock locks the blade open during use Has a thumb stud to facilitate one-hand use. Single-position pocketclip Blade length 3.25 Sandvik 14C28N Steel Blade/Glass-filled nylon handle

- CampSaver.com