ONTARIO KNIFE COMPANY® CLEARS A PATH FOR THE NEW SPEC PLUS ALPHA™ KUKRI


OKC® Brings the Classic Kukri Design to its Popular and Award-Winning Survival Knife Series

Ontario Knife Company® (OKC) has a long-standing reputation for extreme blades built for extreme conditions. The company has been in the business of knife making for over 130 years and in 2019, they are expanding on their popular Spec Plus-Alpha Knife series with a Kukri designed to handle the most extreme conditions and situations.

The SP-A Kukri is made from high-carbon steel. The Kukri has an overall length of 13.25-inches with an 8.375-inch long 55-57 HRC blade that has the durable phosphate coating the SP-A series is known for. It has an ergonomically-molded, synthetic rubber grip that will remain firmly planted in your hand, even in wet conditions. The blade design has the downward Kukri curve for optimal chopping and cutting force. And of course, it is razor sharp with a highly durable edge. 

“Our Spec Plus Alpha knives are built for those moments when the difference between survival and the alternative are the tools you carry and the will to use them,” said Kenneth Trbovich, President and CEO of Ontario Knife Company. 

“The Spec Plus-Alpha Kukri is a lightweight and fast in the hand version of a knife that has been proven for centuries to be versatile and reliable,” added Andrew Yates, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for OKC.

The SP-A Kukri is proudly Made in the USA and comes with a durable nylon sheath.

Founded in 1889, the Ontario Knife Company® is an award-winning knife, cutlery, and tool manufacturer operating out of Upstate New York for over 125 years. OKC® produces a wide range of tools, including cutlery and kitchenware, hunting and fishing knives, machetes, survival and rescue equipment, science and medical tools, and tactical knives. OKC has a long tradition of building knives and tools for the U.S. military, producing high quality equipment that has seen continuous service since WWII. In addition to being a major supplier to the U.S. Armed Forces, OKC leverages a network of distributors, dealers, and major commercial retailers to sell its products nationwide and internationally to over 35 countries. OKC’s custom manufacturing division Jericho® Tool, advances capabilities including a broad-spectrum of injection molding, tool and die, and machining operations to provide white label and OEM manufacturing services for consumer and industrial goods. Collectively OKC’s product lines and manufacturing services reach the house wares, sporting goods, tactical, security, law enforcement & first responders, education, science & medical, and industrial & agricultural industries.

For more information about Ontario Knife Company and its industry-leading line of advanced knives, machetes, edged products and specialty tools, contact Ontario Knife Company at P.O. Box 145-26 Empire Street · Franklinville, NY 14737 · Telephone (716) 676-5527 · Or visitwww.ontarioknife.com. The Ontario Knife Company is a subsidiary of publicly traded Servotronics, Inc. (NYSE MKT – SVT).