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New for 2021: Cold Steel SRK Fixed-Blade Knives

New for 2021: Cold Steel SRK Fixed-Blade Knives

Cold Steel SRK Fixed-Blade Knives

Cold Steel, manufacturer and innovator of purpose-built knives and blade tools for everyday carry, tactical, hunting and outdoor applications, has release two new multi-use SRK fixed blade knives. The SRK in San Mai features the legendary San Mai steel and the SRK Survival Rescue boasts SK-5 steel.

San Mai is a Cold Steel trademark knife steel that is produced in short runs and is found only on the company’s top collectible fixed-blade knives. San Mai derives its strength and superior edge performance from its three layers of stainless-steel laminate. The inner layer is a hard carbon steel that gives San Mai blades their exquisitely sharp and long-lasting edge. The outside layers are made of a lower carbon spring steel to ensure strength and to better withstand impact and lateral stresses. Combined, the San Mai steel composite offers one of the toughest, best-performing blade steels on the market today.


Cold Steel takes its San Mai steel to its most utilitarian expression in the new SRK fixed-blade knife. With its robust clip point and prominent belly, the SRK is suitable for delicate operations as well as vigorous cutting and slashing.

Backing this multi-task-capable 6-inch blade is an equally stout Kray-Ex handle. The handle’s deep checkering, single quillon finger guard, and slender profile delivers a comfortable, unobtrusive grip that also contributes to exceptional blade control. Included with the SRK is a rugged, wear- and weather-resistant Secure-Ex sheath.


Cold Steel SRK in San Mai Specifications

  • Weight: 8.1 oz.
  • Thick: 5mm
  • Blade: 6 in.
  • Handle Length: 4-3/4 in.
  • Handle Material: Kray-Ex
  • Steel: VG-10 San Mai
  • Overall: 10-3/4 in.
  • Included: Secure-Ex sheath

For a high-performance, low-flash, all-business fixed blade, the SRK Survival Rescue is an obvious choice. Issued by the Navy SEALS for B.U.D.S. training, the SRK Survival Rescue is dimensionally similar to the SRK in San Mai but comes with SK-5 blade steel dressed in black Tuff-Ex finish.

Cold Steel SRK Survival Rescue Specifications




  • Weight: 7.9 oz.
  • Thick: 5mm
  • Blade: 6 in.
  • Handle Length: 4-3/4 in.
  • Handle Material: Kray-Ex
  • Steel: SK-5
  • Overall: 10-3/4 in.
  • Included: Secure-Ex sheath

For more info about new Cold Steel products, visit: https://www.coldsteel.com.

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