The 176 SOCP skeletonized dagger is the optimal tool for self-defense and allows the user to maintain dexterity and manipulate other objects without putting down the knife. The specialized sheath design also integrates into gear and webbing while keeping a low profile. The SOCP Combo includes the SOCP knife and a red trainer. Designed for Tactical use, our SOCP Dagger and SOCP Spear-Point knives are MOLLE compatible, have lanyard holes, and include a black or sand injection molded sheath that is MOLLE compatible (malice clip is not included). Specifications: Designer: Greg Thompson | Mechanism: Fixed | Action: Fixed Blade | Blade Steel: 440C | Blade Length: 3.22″ (8.18cm) | Blade Thickness: 0.175″ (4.45mm) | Overall Length: 7.25″ (18.42cm) | Handle Length: 4.03″ (10.24cm) | Handle Thickness: 0.175″ (4.45mm) | Weight: 2.12oz. (60.10g) | Sheath Weight: 1.04oz. (29.48g).
BLADE STYLE: 3.22″ (11.43cm) Skelentonized Dagger style blade, weighing only 2.20oz (62.37g)
AMERICAN MADE STEEL: 440C is a high-chromium stainless steel with balanced hardness and corrosion resistance. 440C takes a fine edge and is fairly easy to re-sharpen. An excellent value-priced steel for its performance.
SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMBATIVES PROGRAM: The 176 dagger was designed for the Special Operations Combatives Program (SOCP). The 176 is an optimal tool for self-defense. With that, the handle is a black coated single-piece tool with finger ring.
FIXED BLADE WITH SHEATH BONUS: This knife is permanently open and comes with a sheath to protect the edge. The sheath is MOLLE compatible, malice clip free, injection molded in black or sand with a lanyard hole and a dip-coated clip.
BENCHMADE LIFETIME WARRANTY: Benchmade takes pride in making high quality, precision knives. Benchmade will repair or replace, free of charge to the original owner, all genuine knives purchased from an authorized dealer that are found to have defects in materials or workmanship.