The perfect knife for work and weekends: 5.11's sharp Ten Eight

To enjoy superior functionality on and off duty, carry a genuine 5.11® Ten Eight - one of eight 5.11 edged tools that convey a professional appearance and offer long-term reliability. Precision crafted with oversized serrations and 15 specialty features, the high-performance Ten Eight is built tough to exceed the rigors of daily Fire and EMS work. It cuts through rope, seatbelts, cable, fire hose, nylon webbing and more. Developed with input from more than 65 agencies, the medium-sized Ten Eight is constructed of U.S.-made 154CM Crucible blade steel with a 3.375" flat-ground, 1/8" thick blade. This outstanding folder also features G10 scales (.08" thick), a liner lock, full .04" steel liners and a 4-way ambidextrous clip. Priced at $89.99, the hard-working Ten Eight comes in spear or tanto point, as do 5.11's First Responder and Investigator knives. Learn more and find your local 5.11 Fire/EMS dealer at, who can outfit you head-to-toe in authentic 5.11 station wear, footwear, socks, sunglasses, bags and other essentials.

About 5.11 Tactical Series® Located in Modesto, California, 5.11 Tactical Series creates innovative, user-required products that enhance the safety, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and fire/EMS professionals. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, 5.11 Tactical's team of more than 150 employees leads the industry in delivering functionally innovative gear, head to toe. The company was ranked #211 on the 2007 Inc. 500 list. Learn more about 5.11's best-selling tactical clothing, station wear, uniforms, outerwear, footwear and accessories at