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Home Products Recon-045 Elite Elmax

Recon-045 Elite Elmax

by Guardian Tactical

SKU 1052253

Date Added 08/19/2022

# Available This product is out of stock

Price $395.00


The Guardian Tactical Recon-035 sets the industry standard for OTF Automatics a lot higher.  With its patented OTF mechanism, opening and closing this blade is significantly smoother and very strong.  Their new locking mechanism doesn't touch the blade in motion thereby reducing friction and wear.  The thumb slide utilizes a steel plate and ceramic balls to eliminate typical OTF wear on the aluminum handle. 

The Recon Elite utilizes all of those features into a larger, more aggressive knife which is standard issue of U.S. Protective Service.

The Recon-Elite Double-Action Automatic has an overall length of 9.75” and a closed length of 5.625"".  The 4.1" fine edge, Tanto-point  blade is made of all Black finished ELMAX stainless steel.  The dual, ventilated blood grooves on the blade allow for lightning fast deployment.  The Black Type lll Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum handle is has top and bottom jimping for a non-slip grip.    The black thumb slide rides on a stainless steel plate with ceramic balls to reduce friction.  It features all black hardware with a black, serial numbered, reversible for right, or left hand pocket clip for tip-down carry.  It also has a lanyard hole and hardened glass breaker tip.
This Recon-Elite features an American flag on one side and the U.S. Protective Service shield on the other.   100% Made in the USA and is individually serial numbered. Excellent condition. #0528.

Product Details

Blade Length 4

Overall Length 9.75

Closed Length 5.75

Weight (oz) 6.06

Source Previously owned

Additional Specs

Knife Type Tip Down Clip, Tip Down Carry

Blade Material Elmax

Blade Details Tanto, Has Serrations

Handle Material Metallic

About the Maker

Guardian Tactical
Guardian Tactical

"Guardian Tactical was founded in 2012 by nationally renown Senior Blade Design Engineer Andy Buerk and CNC Master Machinist Brian Mercer formerly with Microtech Knives who both had a vision to set a new standard in the development of specialized high quality tactical products built with innovation and purpose for self-defense, utility use and safety purposes. At Guardian Tactical all of our products are proudly made in the USA and manufactured in our state of the art facility by the best skilled machinists and assembly technicians in the industry. We use our award winning critical tolerance testing verification and project completion processes in order to always ensure the highest standard in product quality and customer satisfaction."

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