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Gerber River Shorty Rescue Kayak Knife


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Gerber River Shorty Rescue Kayak Knife - The River Shorty Rescue Kayak Knife by Gerber is a favorite of boaters and rescue professionals everywhere. Sharp 420HC stainless serrated steel swiftly slices through rope and webbing. The blunt safety tip prevents puncture injuries in close-quarter emergency situations, and doubles as a screwdriver blade. A super lightweight glass-filled nylon handle provides great grip. Raised ridges provide natural finger placement and thumb groove help you maintain edge control. The sheath securely locks the River Shorty in place, and clips solidly in a life jacket lash tab. The Gerber River Short rescue knife is a winner for water rescue.
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River Shorty Rescue Kayak Knife

  • 420HC stainless steel
  • 3 inch serrated edge blade
  • Blunt safety tip
  • 3.75 inch fiberglass-filled nylon handle
  • Raised ridge grip w/ thumb grooves
  • Fiberglass-filled nylon sheath
  • 2.75 oz. knife weight
  • 4 oz total weight
  • Made in the USA
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    I am a seasoned kayaker. SCUBA diver and an all around waterman. I have taken this knife absolutely everywhere since I bought it, and I can not imagine a trip without it. Actually, I bought two. One is mounted on the deck of my expedition kayak and the other goes with me everywhere. The blunt tip is a valuable asset and a real safety minded design. The serrated blade cuts through rope quickly and really holds it's edge. The knife is very lightweight and low profile. The handle is easy to grip, even with gloves on. This is a great knife at a great price.

    Chase Savant


    River Shorty Rescue Knife by Gerber for Kayaking


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