The latest Badass Knife of the Week set the standard for tactical folders by serving up a knife that’s not only smooth, strong, and durable but also surprisingly affordable. Yes, we’re talking about the Cold Steel Recon 1.
Whether you’re using this knife to cut open MREs abroad or to protect yourself at home, you’ll be satisfied with the Recon 1’s exceptional portability, stealth, and durability.
The particular iteration of the Recon 1 we’re highlighting features a 4-inch partially serrated clip point blade that excels at piercing and slicing. This blade style also gives you a sharp point that allows for greater control when doing detailed tasks.
Made with imported Japanese AUS8A stainless steel, the blade boasts a black Tuff-Ex finish that gives the blade a tactical look.
The designers of the Recon 1 spared no expense in adding details and premium flourishes to create an all-around badass knife.
With the highly renowned Tri-Ad locking system, the Recon 1 becomes a safe and reliable folder capable of withstanding rigorous use by using an inner stop pin to redistribute pressure put on the mechanism.
The success of the Recon 1 series is evidence that Cold Steel hit all the right spots, and the best part is that it comes in various blade styles, edge types, and sizes. That means you get the knife exactly the way you want it.
If you’re interested in finding out more about the Badass Knife of the Week, check out the Cold Steel Recon 1 Partially Serrated Clip Point Knife product page or search our site for other variations.