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Self-Retracting 5-3/4" Safety Knife, 1 EA

  • Item # 22XP79
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  • Mfr. Model # 22XP79
  • Catalog Page # 808
  • UNSPSC # 27111503
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Product Details

Westward® safety utility knife features a blade that retracts automatically when you release the handle and 3 depth settings with optional locking mechanism. Use to cut paper, cardboard, leather, drywall, plastic sheeting, and other materials. Store up to 3 replacement blades in the handle.

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Technical Specs

  • Item Safety Knife
  • Disposable No
  • Left/Right Hand Right Handed
  • Metal Detectable No
  • Blade Operation Self-Retracting
  • Blade Change Quick-Change
  • Overall Length 5-3/4"
  • Blade Material Carbon Steel
  • Handle Color Black/Blue
  • Handle Material Plastic
  • Number of Blades Included 4
  • Tether Capable Standard Tool (Accessory Needed for Tethering)
  • Overall Width 1-7/8"
  • Overall Thickness 3/4"
  • Position 1
  • Handle Type Contoured
  • Features Blade Retracts Automatically Upon Release of Handle, 3-Depth Settings w/Optional Lock
  • Stores (3) Blades
  • Application General Purpose
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Self-Retracting 5-3/4 In Safety Knife, 1 EA is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Product is good but The description of the replaceable blades for this could be improved. product #2ZRH8 might fit it.. but I honestly dont know because the part number for this blade is not listed in it's description. This needs to list blade length and possible replacement blade part numbers...
Date published: 2017-09-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Tried multiple auto-retracting safety knives but this is by far the best. Easy grip handle, blade immediately retracts when grip is loosened, and the blades are interchangable and simple to purchase anywhere. The whole functionality of the knife is great. We have made many orders, and I'm getting ready to place another one now. Great product!!!
Date published: 2017-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have both easy cut and westward cutters. I prefer westward cutter because it uses standard blades that you can buy anywhere.Also westward is more stronger than easy cut.
Date published: 2016-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This knife that i ordered is a million times better than easy cut and number one the knife that grainger sells is great because you can use standard blades and not those small cheap looking blades that easy cut requires, and I just want to say to the grainger company keep up the good work and i really appreciate your products
Date published: 2016-08-29
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This knife gives the appearance that it is Easy Cut, but beware, IT IS NOT Easy Cut!! When comparing the two products on this website, there are multiple inaccuracies and misrepresentations. Do NOT be mislead, the Westward knife is a knock-off and does NOT function like Easy Cut. I can't believe they made the colors the same, the holster and lanyard the same, etc -- all in an effort to mislead the customer to think it is Easy Cut!! I ordered the Westward knife, and quickly realized the differences! It does not cut like Easy Cut -- the pull on the knife is much more difficult (Easy Cut is soooo smooth) and many other differences. This is criminal that Grainger is selling a knock-off product to Easy Cut, misrepresenting features, function and materials to the consumer -- but, do NOT be mislead, this product is NOT Easy Cut!!
Date published: 2014-12-19
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