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#1

Cold Steel Double Agent Series Fixed Blade Knife with Sheath, Double Agent II

  • Designed by custom knife-maker Zach Whitson, Cold Steel’s Double Agent neck knives are available with either a Karambit or Clip Point blade style.
  • Thin, flat, and super light (a little over 3 ounces including the secure-ex sheath!) they are easy to conceal and very comfortable to wear.
  • Their most notable and eye-catching feature, however, is their double ring handle design
  • Slip your index finger and your pinky finger through the integral steel rings and close your fist for a comfortable and secure grip.

How To Choose The Best Cold Steel Factory Seconds

Cold Steel has been around since 1884, and they have been making quality tools ever since. They make everything from kitchen knives to axes, hammers, machetes, and more. Their products are made by hand using only the finest materials available, and their blades are forged from the hardest steels known to man. This makes them incredibly durable, but also extremely sharp. If you're looking for a knife that won't break easily, then Cold Steel is definitely the brand for you.

What Are Cold Steel Factory Seconds?

Cold Steel Factory Seconds are factory seconds that were made at the time of production but never shipped to stores. They are essentially "seconds" because they are slightly different than the original product. The only difference between these seconds and the originals is that they may have been stamped with a serial number instead of having an engraved serial number. These seconds are very rare and valuable collectors items. If you find a Cold Steel Factory Seconds item for sale online, it will almost always be listed as a factory seconds item. You should know that there are many fake factory seconds out there. Fake factory seconds are just like any other second hand item; they could be real or fake. It is important to look closely at the condition of the item before buying anything. There are some fakes that look really good and others that look terrible. Look for signs of wear and tear, dents, scratches, etc.

/h3>p>Cold Steel has been around since 1884. Today, the company continues to produce quality knives. But did you know that Cold Steel also makes factory seconds?/p>p>Factory seconds are blades that were rejected during production. These blades are still perfectly usable. However, they are slightly damaged. As such, they aren't quite perfect. Still, these blades are worth keeping. Why? Because they offer a unique value proposition. They're cheap. They're affordable.

Cold Steel Factory Seconds are built to exact specifications and are constructed from premium grade materials. They feature heavy duty construction, superior heat treatment, and durable finish. They come complete with a lifetime warranty against defects in material and craftsmanship. Factory Seconds are backed by the same customer service and technical support that Cold Steel offers its other products. Factory Seconds are offered in three different models; the Cold Steel Factory Seconds Classic, the Cold Steel Factory Seconds Pro, and the Cold Steel Factory Seconds Tactical. All Cold Steel Factory Seconds are shipped fully assembled and ready to use.

Features To Consider When Buying Cold Steel Factory Seconds

Quality control. The quality of a product matters. That's why you want to make sure you're buying a factory seconds product. These items were manufactured under strict guidelines and are guaranteed to work just as they did during their original production run.

Limited availability. Factory seconds products are limited in quantity, so if you want to ensure you're purchasing a quality item, you may want to opt for a factory seconds option instead of a regular model.

Uniformity. Factory seconds products are produced in batches of 100 pieces. This means each piece will be identical to the next. In other words, there will be no variations between units.

No warranty. Factory seconds products do not carry a manufacturer's warranty. However, you can still expect these items to perform well and function properly.

Warranty information. Factory seconds products do not carry a warranty card. But, you can call customer service to learn more about the warranty offered by the manufacturer.

Manufacturer contact info. Factory seconds products are made by the manufacturer, so you can always reach them directly.

Included accessories. Factory seconds products usually come with a few extras such as cleaning cloths, instruction manuals, and replacement parts.

Accessories. Factory seconds products often come with a few extras such as cleaning cloths, instruction manuals, and replacement parts.

Shipping options. Shipping times range from 2 - 5 days depending on where you live.

Shipping cost. Factory seconds products typically ship for free, but you may incur additional charges based on your location.

Different Types Of Cold Steel Factory Seconds

Cold Steel Factory Seconds are manufactured by Schrade. These are designed to give you a second chance to hit the target if you miss. They are commonly referred to as “Factory Seconds” because they are factory produced. They are also known as “Seconds” because they are meant to replace the original blade. They are also sometimes called “Factory Seconds” because they are made by Schrade.

The main difference between Factory Seconds and Original Blades is that Factory Seconds are thinner and lighter. Cold Steel Factory Seconds are also slightly less sharp. Cold Steel Factory Seconds are also made from stainless steel instead of carbon steel. They are also made from a softer material. This means that they won’t break as easily as Carbon Steel blades. These are also cheaper than Original Blades. Because they are made from Stainless Steel, they don’t rust as quickly as Carbon Steel blades. They are also harder than Carbon Steel blades. This makes them last longer.

There are two main types of Factory Seconds. One is the Standard Factory Second. It is made from a standard thickness of 0.125 inches. The other is the Thin Factory Second. It is made from a thin 0.062 inch thickness. Both are made from the same materials as Original Blades. Cold Steel Factory Seconds are also made from the same manufacturing process.

Both types of Factory Seconds are available in a variety of sizes. They are also available in a variety of colors. The Standard Factory Seconds are available in black, blue, green, red, silver, yellow, white, and pink. The Thin Factory Seconds are available in black, blue, green, orange, purple, red, silver, and yellow. All of the colors except for black are also available in the Thin version.

If you are looking for a replacement blade for your knife, consider getting a Factory Second. It is a good idea to keep a spare Blade on hand. If something happens to your primary blade, you can use the Factory Second until you can afford to replace the Blade.

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#2

Cold Steel FGX Skean Dhu Knife

  • Model: 92FSD. Santoprene rubber blade is soft enough to prevent the likelihood of most bodily injury. Deeply checkered Kray-Ex handle won't crack or rot .
  • Knife is impervious to heat, cold, moisture and extreme weather. Stainless steel keyring. Blade Length: 3.75".
  • Overall Length: 7.75". Weight: 0.95 oz. Made in Japan.
  • Limited lifetime manufacturer's warranty.
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#3

Cold Steel Defense Baseball Bat Brooklyn Crusher (92BSS)

  • Nearly indestructible baseball bat, made of durable polypropylene
  • Will never break, rot, crack, splinter, or fade
  • Can be used as competition bat, for batting practice, and even at-home self defense
  • 29-inch length and two-pound, one-ounce weight; durable polypropylene material
  • Includes limited manufacturer's warranty; details included with purchase
  • Nearly indestructible baseball bat, made of durable polypropylene
  • Will never break, rot, crack, splinter, or fade
  • Can be used as competition bat, for batting practice, and even at-home self defense
  • 29-inch length and two-pound, one-ounce weight; durable polypropylene material
  • Includes limited manufacturer's warranty; details included with purchase
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#4

Cold Steel 17TZ Kobun, Black, One Size

  • Overall length: 9 7/8 inch
  • Blade length: 5 1/2 inch
  • Steel: Japanese aus 8a stainless
  • Sport type: Hunting
  • Care instructions: Hand Wash
  • Tanto-style boot knife named after Japanese word for "soldier"; sleek, lightweight knife has reinforced point that's highly resistant to bending and breakage
  • Checkered, nonslip Kraton handle has minimum bulk with great deal of grip; cross section designed to be as thin as possible at only a half inch
  • 9.875-inch overall length and 5.5-inch blade made of Japanese AUS 8A stainless steel; 4.375-inch Kraton handle; Secure-Ex sheath; 4.4-ounce weight
  • Includes limited manufacturer's warranty; details included with purchase
  • This item is not for sale in some specific zip codes
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#5

Cold Steel All Purpose Tactical Machete with Sheath, Great for Clearing Brush, Survival, Camping and Outdoor Activities, Thai Machete, One Size

  • Like the Thai swords that inspired it, our Machete is beautifully balanced, with a keen cutting edge and a sharp tip; Though most commonly seen used in pairs when practicing traditional Thai fighting arts, these long curved blades are amazingly versatile
  • Light enough to swing one handed, but with a long enough handle to employ a two handed grip for extra leverage and cutting power; Wide blade and curved cutting edge make it an excellent brush cutter, slicing grass, vines and light foliage with ease
  • Fully sharpened blade and tough polypropylene handle has a flattened oval grip that won’t twist or turn in your hand, while its steel reinforced guard offers extra hand protection
  • Made of tough and durable 1055 Carbon Steel with black baked-on anti-rust matte finish for extra protection
  • Includes a durable Cor-Ex sheath for added safety and carrying convenience; Dimensions: 22 in blade length, 14.5 in handle length, 2.8 mm blade thickness, 29.4 oz weight
  • Type: Machete
  • Steel: 1055 Carbon Steel With Black Baked On Anti Rust Matte Finish
  • Includes sheath
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#7

Cold Steel Leatherneck-SF, One Size

  • Overall Lenght 11 3/4"
  • Blade Lenght 6 3/4"
  • Blade Thickness 5mm
  • Steel / Material German D2 Steel with Black Powder Coating
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#8

Cold Steel Brooklyn Basher Black, 24 inch/20 oz

  • Product Type: Sporting Goods
  • Package Height: 60.96 Centimeters
  • Package Length: 5.08 Centimeters
  • Package Width: 5.08 Centimeters
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#9

Cold Steel SRK Survival Rescue Tactical Fixed Blade Knife with Secure-Ex Sheath - Standard Issue Knife of The Navy Seals, San Mai Steel

  • EXTREME TOUGHNESS: The SRK (Survival Rescue Knife) was built with one aim in mind: to produce the toughest multi-purpose survival tool in the industry and is a knife you can trust with your life
  • TRUSTED BY SPECIAL FORCES: The SRK is the standard issue knife for Navy SEALs B.U.D.S. training and is trusted by the Military and Special Forces community for its versatility and durability in even the worst conditions
  • PREMIUM STEEL: Made with our exclusive San Mai steel, a 3-layer expertly laminated stainless steel that features a hard carbon center layer sandwiched between 2 layers of tough lower carbon spring steel, maximizing edge holding ability and toughness
  • COMFORTABLE, SECURE GRIP: The handle sports a single quillon finger guard and a deeply checkered Kray-Ex grip for a safe, secure hold in all conditions
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#10

Cold Steel Recon Tanto Fixed Blade Knife with Sheath, SK-5 Steel, 7.0" (49LRT)

  • DEVELOPED AND REFINED: Through our pioneering research, this blade shape has proven the value of the "American Tanto" style reinforced point beyond question
  • TRUSTED: Having seen active military application in numerous conflicts, it is on its way to becoming the preferred fixed blade for special military units and SWAT teams
  • this blade shape has proven the value of the “American Tanto” style reinforced point beyond question
  • The Recon Tanto continues to redefine the standard for combat knives around the globe
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 7 inches; Handle Length: 4 3/4 inches; Weight: 9 ounces
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#11

Cold Steel San Mai Tanto Series Fixed Blade Knife - Made with Premium San Mai Steel, Magnum Tanto XII, One Size (35AE)

  • All of our Tantos feature a deep lustrous satin finish on the hollow ground blade bevels and a contrasting line grain finish on the blade flats; Blade Thickness: 3/16”, Blade Length: 12”
  • The Tanto’s come with our famous flattened oval Kraton handle; Handle Length/Material: 5-5/8" Kray-Ex
  • The oval shape provides a solid grip and resists rolling or twisting in the hand under hard use, the kind that, over time, would destroy a lesser knife; Overall Length: 17-5/8"
  • Designed to concentrate the full force of a crushing blow in a small area so that even a moderately powerful blow can be remarkably effective in disarming or otherwise incapacitating an attacker; Weight: 14.2oz
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#12

Cold Steel Mini Tac Series Fixed Blade Knife with Sheath, Mini Tac Bowie, 3.63 in

  • Overall Length 6 7/8"
  • Blade Length 3 5/8"
  • Blade Thickness 2. 5mm
  • Steel / Material 8Cr13MoV
  • Handle - 3 1/4" long G-10 Styled Griv-Ex
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#13

Cold Steel Recon 1 Series Tactical Folding Knife with Tri-Ad Lock and Pocket Clip - Made with Premium CPM-S35VN Steel, Spear Point

  • GREAT FOR THE TOUGHEST JOBS: The Recon 1 is a popular knife with Military and Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire and Rescue crews and civilians and is trusted to perform in even the toughest jobs and the most taxing conditions
  • PREMIUM STEEL: Features exceptional CPM-S35VN steel, which is very tough and durable, highly corrosion resistant, and able to take and hold a fine razor sharp edge; Commonly used steel in high-end, superior quality custom knives
  • COMFORTABLE, SECURE GRIP: Tough and durable G-10 handle material provides a secure and comfortable grip in all conditions
  • ULTRA-RELIABLE LOCKING MECHANISM: Features custom knife-maker Andrew Demko's famous TriAd lock that has been proven over time to be unsurpassed in strength, shock resistance and durability and gives unrivaled protection for your irreplaceable fingers
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#14

Cold Steel San Mai Tai Pan, 7 1/2"

  • Package length: 10.16 cm
  • Package width: 12.7 cm
  • Package height: 35.56 cm
  • Product Type: SPORTING GOODS
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#15

Cold Steel Rajah II Folding Knife, Black, 6.0"

  • Weight: 13.4oz
  • Blade Thickness: 4.8mm
  • Blade Length: 6"
  • Overall Length: 14"
  • Blade Steel: Japanese AUS10A with Stonewashed Finish
  • Handle Length/Material: 8" Griv-Ex
  • Blade Shape: Kukri
  • Locking Mechanism: Tri-Ad Lock
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#16

Cold Steel Recon 1 Series Tactical Folding Knife with Tri-Ad Lock and Pocket Clip - Made with Premium CPM-S35VN Steel, Tanto Half Serrated

  • GREAT FOR THE TOUGHEST JOBS: The Recon 1 is a popular knife with Military and Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire and Rescue crews and civilians and is trusted to perform in even the toughest jobs and the most taxing conditions
  • PREMIUM STEEL: Features exceptional CPM-S35VN steel, which is very tough and durable, highly corrosion resistant, and able to take and hold a fine razor sharp edge; Commonly used steel in high-end, superior quality custom knives
  • COMFORTABLE, SECURE GRIP: Tough and durable G-10 handle material provides a secure and comfortable grip in all conditions
  • ULTRA-RELIABLE LOCKING MECHANISM: Features custom knife-maker Andrew Demko's famous TriAd lock that has been proven over time to be unsurpassed in strength, shock resistance and durability and gives unrivaled protection for your irreplaceable fingers
  • Weight: 5.2oz
  • Blade Thickness: 3.5mm
  • Blade Length: 4"
  • Overall Length: 9-3/8"
  • Blade Steel: American S35VN with DLC Coating
  • Handle Length/Material: 5-3/8" G-10
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#17

Cold Steel Code 4 Folding Knife, 3 1/2" Satin Plain Blade, Clip Point, Aluminum Handle

  • Blade Length: 3. 50 In
  • Overall Length: 8. 50 In
  • Blade Material: S35Vn.Steel: Japanese Aus 8A Stainless
  • Handle Material: Aluminum
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#18

Cold Steel Kobun Tactical Fixed Blade Knife with Sheath, Serrated, One Size

  • Lightweight knife has proven to be incredibly popular with the Military, where it’s prized for its light weight and discreet profile as much as its durability and cutting potential
  • Features Cold Steels iconic reinforced “American Tanto” point, making it highly resistant to bending or breaking because it is reinforced by the full thickness of the blade’s spine (which runs almost to the very tip of the blade)
  • Deeply checkered Kray-Ex handle is designed to offer maximum grip and is contoured to resist turning or shifting in the hand
  • Blade made with expertly heat treated Japanese AUS 8A Steel which is tough, corrosion resistant, has good edge holding ability and is easy to re-sharpen
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 5 1/2 inches; Handle Length: 4 3/8 inches; Weight: 4.4 ounces
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#19

Cold Steel Kiridashi, 2.5 in

  • Weight: 2.4oz
  • Blade Thickness: 3mm
  • Blade Length: 2-1/2"
  • Overall Length: 6-1/2"
  • Blade Steel: 4034SS
  • Handle Length/Material: 4" Reinforced Nylong
  • Blade Shape: Sheepsfoot
  • Locking Mechanism: Tri-Ad Lock
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#20

Cold Steel 1911 Folding Knife with Liner Lock, Checkered Griv-Ex Handle, Ambidextrous Pocket Clip, and Flipper

  • If you are a big fan of the 1911 semi auto pistol like we are we think you might also enjoy carrying our light handy 1911 liner lock folder as an everyday side kick
  • Designed to emulate the 1911’s iconic grip frame; Classically checkered Griv Ex handle and ambidextrous stainless steel pocket clip
  • Lightning quick to draw and open thanks to its integral “flipper”
  • Once deployed, its super sharp, clip point blade can be made extra safe by engaging its patented secondary safety mechanism
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 3 inches; Handle Length: 4 inches; Weight: 3.1 ounces
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#21

Cold Steel Ranch Boss II Classic Folding Knife, One Size

  • Built to meet just about any challenge your work can dish out; Designed from the ground up for usefulness, durability and effectiveness
  • Features a long, sharp, clip point blade that’s flat ground out of high carbon steel
  • Faux sawed bone handle scales are reinforced with tough stainless steel bolsters, the handle will outlast nearly any brass frame folding knife
  • Comes with a stiff back spring (like a slip joint pocket knife) and a stainless steel liner lock, so your fingers will have extra protection; Includes a brown leather belt sheath
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 4 inches; Handle Length: 5 1/4 inches; Weight: 5.2 ounces
  • Sport type: Tactical & Military
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#22

Cold Steel SR1 Series Tactical Folding Knife with Tri-Ad Lock and Pocket Clip, SR1 Tanto Lite

  • While not significantly lighter in weight, our SR1 Lite is indisputably lighter on the wallet
  • Mimics its big brother in every respect with the exceptions of having substituted the G-10 handle with a Griv-Ex one
  • Uses the more affordable 8Cr13MoV blade steel
  • Comes razor sharp and ready for your toughest task or biggest adventure
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 4 inches; Handle Length: 5 3/8 inches; Weight: 6.9 ounces
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#23

Cold Steel Air Lite Folding Knife with Japanese 10A Steel Blade, Tri-Ad Lock, Pocket Clip and G-10 Handle, Tanto Point

  • A feather light (3.2 oz) ultra slim (8.8 mm thick) folder that can be carried 24/7 while still leaving room in the pocket for other essential gear
  • Blade made from costly Japanese 10A stainless steel famed for its edge holding ability, strength and toughness
  • Handle is laser cut from real G-10 for toughness, durability and comfort
  • Comes with our Tri-Ad Locking mechanism, proven time and time again to be the strongest, safest locking mechanism available
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 3 1/2 inches; Handle Length: 4 1/2 inches; Weight: 3.2 ounces
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#24

Cold Steel SRK Survival Rescue Fixed Blade Knife with Secure-Ex Sheath - Standard Issue Knife of the Navy Seals, Great for Tactical, Outdoors, Hunting and Survival Applications, SK-5 Steel, Compact

  • EXTREME TOUGHNESS: The SRK (Survival Rescue Knife) was built with one aim in mind: to produce the toughest multi-purpose survival tool in the industry and is a knife you can trust with your life
  • TRUSTED BY SPECIAL FORCES: The SRK is the standard issue knife for Navy Seals B.U.D.S. training and is trusted by the Military and Special Forces community for its versatility and durability in even the worst conditions
  • SHARP, DURABLE STEEL: Made with Japanese high-carbon SK-5 steel, which is traditionally used for making a variety of hand tools and has great all-around toughness, excellent edge-holding capabilities and excellent abrasion resistance
  • COMFORTABLE, SECURE GRIP: The handle sports a single quillon finger guard and a deeply checkered Kray-Ex grip for a safe, secure hold in all conditions
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Weight - 5.1 ounces; Blade Length - 5 inches; Handle Length - 4 1/2 inches; Overall Length - 9 1/2 inches
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#25

Cold Steel 4-Max Scout Folding Knife with Tri-Ad Lock and G-10 Handle, One Size

  • Features an extra wide, drop point blade and stone wash finish, which is identical to the original 4-Max
  • Blade made from 5mm thick AUS 10A steel, for strength, toughness and edge holding potential
  • Handle made of tough and durable Griv-Ex with stainless steel liners and a Griv-Ex back spacer
  • Equipped with Andrew Demko’s ground breaking Tri-Ad locking mechanism which passed every one of our grueling shock and impact tests and then went on to hold 600 lbs of free hanging weight with no damage
  • Specifications - Blade Length: 4 inches; Handle Length: 6 inches; Weight: 10.2 ounces
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