Skip to product information

NRS Pilot Knife

NRS Pilot Knife

$49.95 USD 5

Split your purchase into 4 interest-free payments when you spend over $50 with

View full details
Back
Product title: NRS Pilot Knife
SKU: ESA_NSPIL_16-Black

Both rescue professionals and recreational boaters love the features of the NRS Pilot Knife. Not only does its unique design attract attention, but the sheath also provides convenient access when you need it most. The NRS Pilot knife is an excellent choice for freshwater boating and rescue.

  • The cutting edge has both smooth and serrated sections plus a rope cutting hook
  • Blunt tip design protects against unintentional puncture of your gear or yourself
  • The blade is only sharpened on the one edge, helping prevent injury in a tight rescue situations
  • Sheath firmly locks the knife in place and only lets it go when you squeeze both sides of the release
  • Comfortable rubberized grip wraps around the contoured handle, gives you maximum blade control
  • Sheath clip attaches firmly to a PFD lash tab
  • The handle has a built in glass breaking tip on the end
  • Included is a bottle opener in the handle of the knife
  • For saltwater use, look at the NRS Titanium Pilot Knife

Warning: This product can expose you to Carbon Black, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Technical Specifications

Blade Material 420 HC stainless steel
Handle Material Glass-reinforced polypropylene  with TPR over mold
Sheath Material Fiberglass-reinforced nylon
Total Length 7.38"
Blade Length 3"
Weight (With Sheath) 5.5 oz
Weight (Knife Only) 3.5 oz.
QUESTIONS
REVIEWS
4.8
Rated 4.8 stars
Based on 5 reviews
5 reviews
  • M
    Matt
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 4 stars
    1 year ago
    Great kayak knife, brilliant sheath release feature

    Great little knife, perfect for attaching to your PFD patch. Could be sharper out of the box

    Was this helpful?
  • MW
    Marcia W.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    2 years ago
    Functionality, Durability & Adhesive Quality

    Used this on several white water & kayak adventures. Supported release of hung up trout by local fisherman (who cut the line & trail), adhered to the jacket during unexpected rescue situation in tight space and took a beating when used to release shoes from a rock and rushing water. Worth every penny for those trips.

    Was this helpful?
  • TM
    Teddy M.
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    2 years ago
    Great Knife

    This is the knife that stays on my Professional Rescue PFD. It has a BIG profile, which may not be awesome on a small kayaking PFD, but I LOVE it for my application. I'm usually wearing gloves in cold water, so having a knife big enough to grab and feel is nice. Add in the fact that it mounts very securely on a lash tab and the sheath makes getting to the knife very easy, and it's perfect. Cool extra features like a glass punch, rope cutting notch, and grippy handle make it great for professional rescuers. I also love that the whole thing is one piece of steel. No durability issues there!

    Was this helpful?
  • DS
    D S.
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    2 years ago
    A well thought our knife and sheath.

    As a first a swift water first responder I am required to have a 3blade, which is challenging to safely do in a fixed blade knife. The sheath keeps this tucked away and secure on my PFD. The window punch is a nice add on feature, eliminating an extra tool in my already extensive kit. A well thought our knife and sheath.

    Was this helpful?
  • RM
    Robert M.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    3 years ago
    Nice Knife!

    Nice Knife! Good quality.

    Was this helpful?
Reviews LoadedReviews Added