Select Currency:
SHOP ONLINE
04121

Spyderco Assist I Rescue Knife with Orange Handle - C79PSOR

Spyderco Assist I Rescue Knife with Orange Handle - C79PSOR
larger imageMove mouse over the image to magnify
NZ $259.90 NZ $199.90 Save NZ $60.00 incl GST
Qty.
Blade Length: 93 mm

Model: C79PSOR

Made in Seki - Japan

When you purchase a Spyderco you are buying a high-quality reliable cutting tool designed and manufactured for peak performance and ergonomic comfort. Those Who Know Carry Spyderco.

Knife Description:

Cutting during emergency situations requires that Save and Serve Professionals have a readily accessible knife and are able to quickly and safely cut around people in hectic surroundings. Performance, ergonomics and comfortable use are all key elements needed in a rescue knife.

Spyderco's Rescue knives are long favoured by seafarers and the design has since been embraced by rescue workers, EMT's and ranchers-anyone cutting around flesh in an emergency.

Spyderco named this knife after its principal job function, to Assist. The Assist was designed for emergency/fire/rescue professionals who rely on their knives to function flawlessly under pressure.

The VG-10 patented blunt-tipped blade is a toothy eighty-percent SpyderEdged for aggressively cutting seatbelts and fibrous material. The last 2.5 cm of the tip we've left PlainEdge for detailed cutting.

Perched above the Round Hole, a Cobra Hood positions the thumb directly over the hole for quick blade deployment, then doubles as a leveraging platform for the thumb. The wavy pattern cut from the top of the blade (created by a fireman from Sweden) and along the inside of the handle let you place a piece of rope (between the half-open blade and handle) and scissor the blade shut- especially convenient for cutting rope in-and-around flesh without having to fully open/expose the knife's blade.

The safety orange FRN handle is a molded wonder of Bi-Directional textured contours and bulges that ergonomically wrap around your palm. In the closed position, squeeze the blade deeper into the handle and a retractable carbide tip protrudes out from the base for breaking glass. Outlined in contrasting black on the handle's spine is a shrill and attention-pitched survival whistle. Carries left/right handed, tip-up by means of a tension wire clip.

Technical Specifications:

 
  • Blade Steel: VG-10 Stainless Steel
  • Blade Length: 94 mm
  • Closed Length: 124 mm
  • Length Open: 213 mm
  • Opening: One-Handed Opening
  • Blade Type: Sheepsfoot Blade
  • Blade Thickness: 3 mm
  • Edge Type: Serrated / Spyder Edge
  • Blade Finish: Satin Finish
  • Hole Diameter: 14 mm
  • Rockwell Hardness: 57-59
  • Lock Type: Lockback
  • Handle:  FRN, Orange, Lanyard Hole
  • Weight: 115 grams
  • Origin: Japan

You might also be interested in ...

Spyderco Manbug Lightweight Pocket Knife, ZDP 189 Stainless Steel - MGREP Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker Ceramic Rod - 3 Grits Spyderco Endura Knife with Black Tini Blade - C10PSBBK Spyderco Dragonfly 2 Salt Pocket Knife - Plain or Serrated

Spyderco Manbug Lightweight Pocket Knife, ZDP 189 Stainless Steel - MGREP

Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker Ceramic Rod - 3 Grits

Spyderco Endura Knife with Black Tini Blade - C10PSBBK

Spyderco Dragonfly 2 Salt Pocket Knife - Plain or Serrated

Was.NZ $149.90
Now.NZ $135.90
Save.NZ $14.00
Special Offer
Was.NZ $49.90
Now.NZ $39.90
Save.NZ $10.00
Special Offer
Was.NZ $209.90
Now.NZ $179.90
Save.NZ $30.00
Special Offer
Was.NZ $159.90
Now.NZ $139.90
Save.NZ $20.00
Special Offer