Cold Steel G.I. Tanto 80PGTK

Cold Steel G.I. Tanto 80PGTK

About This Knife

This 12-inch, fixed-blade, full tang survival knife packs a lot of blade for your buck. Definitely one of our most popular knives, the G.I. Tanto 80PGTK is rugged and suited for a variety of survival situations. From what we've seen, this is one of the best values out there for a low-cost, well-made survival knife.


  • Full tang for maximum strength |
    What's this?
    A "full tang" blade is a solid piece of metal that extends fully through the knife's handle. A full tang blade is inherently stronger than a jointed or partial tang blade.
  • Integral quillon guard |
    What's this?
    A "quillon guard" is the cross guard (like the bar on the letter "t") that protects your hand and knuckles.
  • Black, rust-resistant finish
  • Easily lashed onto a pole for use as a spear
  • Heavy and balanced for powerful throwing action
  • Hard spring tempered steel


Overall Length: 12 in.
Blade Length: 7 in.
Blade Style: Tanto
Blade Material: 1055 Carbon Steel
Handle Material: Polypropylene
Sheath: Secure-Ex
Weight (knife only) 10.4 oz