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R.A.O. folding knife desert warfare

Our reference: 199-11/251778B | Series: E.R. heavy folding knives | Producer:

408.99 €

(price VAT not included 335.24 €)

made in Italy
1 pc. available

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Product Description

R.A.O. DERIVES ITS NAME FROM THE ITALIAN "185° REGGIMENTO ACQUISIZIONE OBIETTIVI", ..


..the only unit in the Italian Armed Forces in charge of long range recons and to acquire several kind of targets to be engaged with artillery, helicopters, aircraft and battleships suppression fire, across all the possible theatres during armed force, interforce and multinational force operations. The 185° Rgt. commissioned to EXTREMA RATIO the developing of a special knife based on specifications concerning their special duties. The result is the knife called RAO, a survival knife, not a big folder but a compact field knife with a strong and heavy blade and a very safe locking system, assisted by an extra safe device that turn the folder in a real fix blade knife. The sheath is an essential part of the system. It contain a diamond sharpener and allows the user to carry the knife in open condition, held by a two clip provided lace or in close condition inside the front pocket. The sheath can be hanged to the last generating combat jacket or standard belts thanks to M.O.L.L.E. system.
Overall length mm 260, blade mm 120. Weight gr 335. Stainless steel N690 (58 HRC), anticorodal handle, nylon sheath. Cardboard box.

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