The A.D.O. (Alpha Detachment Operative) from Microtech Knives Inc is a small fixed blade knife made out of one piece of steel. The handle has a large knurled texture for positive grip and comes in different blade styles. Blade styles include double edge, tanto, and single edge. The handle is hollow and is accessible by unscrewing the tail cap which also contains a glass breaker. A rubber o-ring is provided at the threads to create a water tight seal when closed.The A.D.O. features a plastic rig that firmly holds the knife in place with a locking clip. The clip hooks into grooves milled into the handle on both sides so that the blade can be inserts either way. The rig features a belt clip that can be unscrewed and rotated 90 degrees with the included wrench.
|Automatic Action||Not Automatic|
|Blade Length (in)||4.25 inches|
|Action Type||Fixed Blade|
|Overall Length (in)||9.25 inches|
|Pocket Clip||Belt Clip on Sheath|
|Pocket Clip Orientation||No|