for use in flight suites, survival kits, paratrooper, jumpmaster, military issue
National Stock Number (NSN) 5110 00 526 8740 pilot survival and paratrooper knife, rescue type M-724 one of the most recognized knife styles in the world, M-724 manufactured by Colonial Knife Co.
emergency cutting tool to free "hung" paratroopers.
Since 1926 Colonial Knife has manufactured cutting tools for the professional
Specifications military rescue knife
Handle Length: 4 .5-inches
Weight: 2.7 ounces
Primary blade Length: 2.78-inches
SHROUD CUTTER - manual opening
Indestructible glass-filled nylon Ispolaste handle material
Country Of Origin: United States
PARATROOPER -PILOT- SURVIVAL
Prior to SHIPPING, EACH KNIFE IS HAND INSPECTED
REPLACES national stock number 5110-00-163-2541
Model 723 green Mossy Oak camouflage, same components as the military issue M-724 rescue knife UPC code 0 38284 00723 1
Model 725 green Mossy Oak camouflage, shroud cutting hook replaced by 440-A stainless steel non-serrated manual blade-length 2-inches and shackle-bail replaced by the pocket clip UPC 0 38284 00725 5
“The Colonial Knife® M-724 has served our military Pilots and aircrews nicely” ChuckKarwan, Tactical Knives Magazine, U.S. Army Retired, Special Forces Instructor, a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. The very first knife that launched the Tactical Series® for Colonial Cutlery® was originally designated the M-724 under the National Stock Number (NSN) 5110-00-526-8740 knife, Rescue. The M-724 currently being issued for use in all military aircraft ejection seat survival kits, Parachutist both military and civilian, along with the U.S. Forest Service Smoke Jumpers, Law Enforcement.
Check out the blog for reviews from Tactical Knife Magazine