Knife and sheath assembly
Single catch knife sheath construction
Knife and sheath
Lock for knife/sheath combination
Knife and sheath system
Knife with sheath engageable lock Patent #: 5123167
ApplicationNo. 055515 filed on 04/30/1993
US Classes:30/162, Sliding blade30/151, SHEATHED224/232Receiver holding knife, bayonet, sword, or ice pick
ExaminersPrimary: Seidel, Richard K.
Assistant: Payer, Hwei-Siu
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassB26B 029/02
AbstractA knife/sheath locking assembly for locking a knife on either side from accidental disengagement from within a sheath. The sheath, molded as a single unit, includes a lever angled to engage a band circumventing the knife handle proximal to the blade. The knife may only be removed from the sheath upon depressing one end of the lever while simultaneously withdrawing the knife.