SOG knives, The military knives born during the war in Vietnam
Compare all our SOG Knives. On this page you will find all the best SOG military knives. Originally made for the secret US military missions in Vietnam, since 1986 the knife brand SOG has been marketing its products to outdoor enthusiasts and collectors from all over the world.
History of SOG knives
Originally the SOG knife was designed by the American military as an untraceable tool to be given to their secret agents on missions in Vietnam during the war. This tactical knife was specially designed in order not to detect the country of origin of production in case of death or capture of the agent. Designed by Benjamin Baker, chrome-moly steel known as SKS-3 was chosen for the first versions of the SOG knife. The Clip Point blade style typical of Bowie knives. The color, typically black, was also designed to reduce the glare of the blade and make it easier to camouflage the knife itself.
The SOG Knives brand
The SOG brand, based in Santa Monica, California, began marketing some commemorative versions of these knives in 1986. In this way the first versions of SOG Bowie in Japanese steel were made. Several productions in commemoration of the US Navy SEALs group, and others who took part in the conflict in Vietnam. Since 2005, this type of knives of the brand has been made in Taiwan with the highest quality materials.
SOG knives are today among the most requested items by military knife collectors looking for commemorative series and innovative tactical items. In recent years, the brand has made successful new series beyond the classic Vietnam War commemorative Bowie knives. Series of knives such as the KIKUor the Terminusseries or the ULTRAto which we have dedicated specific categories. Do not miss the opportunity to compare all our combat knives of the brand, on this page you can compare prices and availability of the best SOG knives for sale online.