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January 1, 2011

KA-BAR Knives

For Immediate Release



OLEAN, NY – KA-BAR Knives is proud to introduce ZK KNIVES, a new KA-BAR series that features four fixed blade knives, a folding knife, and a skeleton knife.

The four fixed blade ZK knives, inspired by the four horsemen of the apocalypse, are the “Famine” Tanto, “War” Sword, “Pestilence” Chopper, and “Death” Dagger. The Famine Tanto features a 7 5/8” blade and measures 13 1/8” overall. The War Sword has a 9 ¾” blade and measures 15 1/8” in length. The Pestilence Chopper has a 10 ¼” blade and measures 15 ¾” in total length. The Death Dagger features an 8 ½” blade and is 13 7/8” in length. All ZK fixed blade knives also come with the “Acheron”, a 6 3/8” skeleton knife that has a 3 1/8” 5CR13SS blade.

The “Kharon” Tanto folder stands 7 7/8” when open and features a 3 3/8” blade. The Kharon is made of AUS8A steel and has a GFN-PA66 handle. ZK fixed blades feature 1085 Steel. The handle material is GFN-PA66. ZK’s feature bio-hazard green handles, but also come with interchangeable black handle scales.

ZK Knives will be available May 1, 2011.

Media Resources

High Res Product Images.zip
2015 Product Catalog

Additional Downloads

Mini Posters.zip

Media Contact

Joseph Bradley
200 Homer Street
Olean, NY 14760
Phone: 800-282-0130