Kotu Tanto Knife by GEAR AID - SNEWS

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (August 14, 2018) – GEAR AID is launching the new Kotu Tanto Knife under its Adventure Tools line of products. Featuring a 3” full-tang blade and weighing under 6 oz, this lightweight every day carry knife is a useful cutting tool for camping, hunting and fishing trips. With a titanium-coated finish and 420-steel blade, the durable Kotu is ready for any job in the wilderness or backcountry. The suggested retail price for the Kotu is $29.95.  

Whether you’re chopping kindling, batoning/splitting firewood or making a spear, the Kotu Tanto Knife is built for survival. Its sharp, strong drop point blade makes cutting and slicing a cinch during any outdoor adventure. With its quick release sheath and removable belt clip for attaching on backpacks, boots, and MOLLE systems, the Kotu is an essential tool that can be mounted on gear for quick access within arm’s reach. Plus, its ergonomic handle and thumb grip keeps your hand comfortable and in control. With a butt end glass breaker, the Kotu is also useful in case of emergencies. 

“We wanted to create a cool, versatile outdoor knife designed for survivalists, hunters and day campers alike,” says Ray Klein, GEAR AID design director. “The result is the sturdy and easily mountable Kotu.” Available on gearaid.com and in select retailers this summer, this fixed blade knife comes with a black and coyote brown handle. Whether pursuing game, camping at the park, or fishing on the river, be prepared to cut your way out of a challenge with the Kotu Tanto Knife by GEAR AID. 



GEAR AID champions renewal in the lives of those who play and work outside. We empower people to make gear last longer by designing essential camp tools and products that fix and restore gear and improve your outdoor experience. With more than 100 quality products including Aquaseal, Seam Grip, Revivex and Tenacious Tape, we make gear better and adventures bigger. Learn more at gearaid.com.


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