Ontario Knife Company | M9 Bayonet and Scabbard
12 1/8 overall. 7" 420 stainless blade with a non-reflective black oxide finish and millsed sawteeth on top edge. Black thermoplastic nylon handle with black oxide coated steel guard and cap. Black thermoplastic nylon scabbard with wire cutter and universal military holster. Fits M-16 rifle. Brand New! Not military issue.
May not ship International.
The M9 Bayonet is a multi-purpose knife and bayonet officially adopted in 1984 by the U.S. Army. It has a 7-inch blade and is issued with a sheath designed to double as a wire cutter.
The M9 Bayonet partially replaced the older M7 Bayonet, introduced in 1964.
The M6 bayonet-knife was used as a bayonet on the M14 series rifle and as a hand weapon. The M7 bayonet-knife was used as a bayonet on the M16 series rifle, the M4 carbine and as a hand weapon. The M9 multi-purpose bayonet system is used as a bayonet on the M16 series rifle, on the M4 series carbine, as a hand weapon, as a general field and utility knife as well as a wire cutter together with its scabbard, and as a saw.