Bear OPS Announces New California-Legal Automatic Knife



Bear OPS Announces New California-Legal Automatic Knife


Jacksonville, Alabama – Bear OPS, a professional-grade brand of knives produced by Bear & Son Cutlery, introduces a new automatic pocketknife that is California-legal and comfortable to carry.


New for 2021, the Bear OPS Bold Action 14 is a compact automatic pocketknife that features an exceptionally smooth action and premium looks. Proudly made in Alabama, the cutting edge is constructed from high quality 1 ¾ inch 14c28n Sandvik metal (California-legal) with a beautiful black coated finish. Deploying the Bold Action 14 is achieved with a firm push of a button. An upgraded safety mechanism helps prevent unintentional deployment.


The handles on the new Jacksonville, Alabama made EDC knife are CNC-machined from high-grade aluminum and provide a confident grip in all hand sizes. The handles are easy to clean and are available in six color options (black, red, orange, blue, teal, and purple). The Bold Action 14 includes a strong pocket clip that allows for a confident, tip-up carry. Weighing only 1.3 ounces, this is one automatic that delivers maximum comfort for all-day carry.


Bear OPS Bold Action 14 Specifications


Action: Automatic

Closed Length: 2-1/2 – inches

Overall length: 4-1/4 – inches

Blade Length: 1-3/4 – inches

Weight: 1.3 ounces

Blade Material: 14c28n Sandvik with black finish

Handle Material: Aluminum

Country of origin: Jacksonville, Alabama

Includes: Improved safety mechanism, tip up carry, pocket clip, California-legal

MSRP: $119.99



AC-1400-AIBK-B Black

AC-1400-AIRD-B Red

AC-1400-AIOR-B Orange

AC-1400-AIBL- Blue

AC-1400-AIPL-B Purple

AC-1400-AITL-B Teal


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About Bear OPS:

Bear OPS is a division of Bear & Son Cutlery with the goal to manufacture the best tactical knives. Every knife is made with (OPS) Operational Precision for Superior use and can be relied on for any situation. Bear OPS only uses USA manufactured parts, materials and a dedicated workforce that’s proud to build knives for our nation’s first responders and military members.


About Bear & Son Cutlery:

Bear & Son Cutlery is equipped with a rich family tradition in knife making and employs a skilled and experienced workforce that is capable of performing many of the extra hand operations that go into the making of their products. The Bear & Son Cutlery factory is unique. It is fully self-contained. While some companies only assemble parts brought from various suppliers and put their names on the product, Bear & Son Cutlery does everything in-house from building their own blanking dies to heat treating, grinding and assembly, and hand finishing products. These steps ensure that Bear & Son Cutlery is of excellent quality and a real value for both the dealer and consumer. Their ongoing commitment is to make them in Jacksonville, Alabama and make them affordable.

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