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J. Adams British Parachute Knife - 71730

J. Adams British Parachute Knife - 71730
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NZ $159.90 NZ $99.90 Save NZ $60.00 incl GST
Handle: Hardwood

Model: 71730

Made in Sheffield - UK


Proforce British Ministry of Defense Parachute Knife with Genuine Leather Sheath.

The Parachute Knife is also known as an Emergency Release Knife. The Parachute Knife was first produced during World War II for the Parachute Regiment and is now used by Police, Military, Fireman and Lifeboat men.

The knife comes with a 15.2 cm Carbon Steel Blade and Hardwood Handle. The Hardwood Handle is about 1.9 cm thick at its widest part.

The Overall Length is shy of 29 cm and Handle is about 13.5 cm long.

Blade has the logo "SHEFFIELD J ADAMS LTD ENGLAND" featured on the blade.

The knife weighs 10.2 ounces. Knife with leather sheath weights 12.7 ounces

This is a very beautiful collectible piece to add to your collection or to your Emergency Kit.

Made in Sheffield England, famous for fine Cutlery.

Technical Description:

  • Blade Length: 152 mm
  • Blade Material: High Carbon Steel
  • Blade Type: Upswept Rescue Knife, Plain Edge
  • Blade Thickness: 5.2 mm
  • Handle Length: 135 mm
  • Overall length: 285 mm
  • Handle Material: Hardwood with Lanyard Hole
  • Blade Finish: Polished
  • Weight: 290.7 grams
  • Sheath: Top Quality Leather Sheath, Brown

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