Ontario 498 Modified Marine Combat Knife 7" Clip Point Blade, Natural Leather Handle, Black Leather Sheath - 8189

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ON498MOD: Modified 498 Marine Combat Knife

Ontario Knife Company

The 498 Marine Combat Knife from Ontario Knife is issued and used exclusively by the United States Marine Corps. Situated in New York State's scenic Southern Tier, Ontario Knife Company produces one of the most comprehensive, wide-ranging product lines in the cutlery industry today. While being a worldwide supplier, the Ontario Knife Company is also a major supplier to the US Government and its military. Ontario has built its reputation on a heritage of uncompromising craftsmanship, quality materials and components, and a steadfast commitment to its workforce. This Modified 498 Marine Combat Knife features clip point blade in a non-reflective black zinc phosphate finish. The blade is hardened to 55-58 HRC. The handle is made from weather-proofed black leather. Includes a steel butt cap and black leather sheath.


  • Blade Length: 6.875"
  • Cutting Edge: 6.50"
  • Handle Length: 4.91"
  • Overall Length: 11.875"
  • Blade Thickness: 0.16"
  • Blade Material: 1095 Carbon Steel
  • Blade Hardness: 55-57 HRC
  • Blade Style: Clip Point
  • Blade Grind: Flat
  • Blade Finish: Zinc Phosphate Black Coating
  • Handle Thickness: 1.23"
  • Handle Material: Black Leather
  • Sheath: Black Leather
  • Weight: 9.90 oz.
  • Made in the USA

UPC Code: 071721818915

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