The stainless steel MIL-K-818 U.S. general purpose Demo Knife was introduced in 1944 and is still being produced today.
The knife contains a 2 3/4" spear-point blade, can opener, screwdriver, cap lifter, and leather awl. It also has a handle bale for attaching a lanyard.
The “Eagle Beak can opener” in the knife was invented and patented by Imperial during WWII.
The knives were officially made by: Camillus, Imperial, Queen, Ulster, Schrade and Peace Target.
Camillus Model - Made in USA - $48 (Not U.S. Engraved)
Imperial Model - Made in USA - $48 (Not U.S. Engraved)
Peace Target Model - Made in China - $38 (U.S. Engraved)
**Please note, all of our items are vintage and used and will naturally have some wear and tear. We think it all just adds to the piece’s vintage charm :) We’ll always do our best to properly document any obvious imperfections.