Monkey Edge has announced the immediate availability of the Trident Concepts (TRICON) fixed blade knife designed and manufactured in the USA by Strider Knives.
The TRICON model fixed blade was conceived with the goal of producing a simple and streamlined design to facilitate a wide variety of carry options. Whether mounted to a plate carrier, or concealed carried carry in plain clothes, the TRICON fixed blade provides the user with a simple, easy to deploy, defense option.
The genesis of the project:
“While attending a Trident Concepts course, Jeff Gonzales (TRICON founder) and I had a conversation about edged weapons and it turned out nothing out there completely met his needs. I figured I could leverage our excellent relationship with Strider Knives to produce a new model that fit the profile Jeff was looking for,” explained Monkey Edge principal Brady Miller. Eventually, those cocktail napkin sketches turned into prototypes that were then further refined based on Jeff’s feedback. “I was well aware of Strider’s ability to put out top shelf hard use gear so working with them on this project was a natural fit. I am thrilled at how it turned out. The Strider team did an amazing job,” said Jeff.
Yup – despite the introduction of MARPAT, UCP and MultiCam/OCP, good ole “Old Skool Woodland” never actually went away.
The US Navy still uses ‘Woodland’ camo as a standard-issue pattern for certain units and organizations, ARSOF and MARSOC Operators have been extensive users of the pattern in Afghanistan (MARSOC even featured it in their recruitment posters).
The US Army’s new Jungle Warfare School in Hawaii has been reportedly scouring the supply depots in order to issue the old 100% cotton ripstop ‘Woodland’ camo Hot Weather BDUs to troops going through the jungle warfare course.
New 7.62mm suppressor line focuses on attention to detail in engineering and materials and includes the Sandman-S®, Sandman-L® and Sandman Ti® models.
Sandman® baffles are constructed from 100 percent Stellite®, more costly than traditional stainless steel, but offering better performance under extreme conditions and usage than Inconel®. Tubes are made from high performance precipitation hardened stainless steel, making the Sandman® series lightweight with no sacrifice on strength.
The Veteran’s Day sales are concluded and it will be a little bit yet before the Thanksgiving/Black Friday sales start. So, Tactical Tailor will fill in the gap for you.
All Tactical Tailor products are now 30% off, effectively immediately, until next Friday (Nov. 21) at midnight.
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