Little brother of the legendary Ranger Puukko

M23 Ranger Cub

J-P Peltonen's M23 Ranger Cub - Lightweight and handy companion for outdoor enthusiasts.
The Blade

Induction hardened cutting edge

Length 65 mm / 2.56 in
Thickness 3.3 mm / 0.13 in
Material 80CrV2 Carbon steel
Scandi Grind
Edge hardened at HRC 62
Spine hardened at HRC 59

M23 Ranger Cub - Lightweight compact knife ideal for camping and whittling
The Handle

A knife that is easy to handle

Ranger Cub's handle is made from a TPV plastic blend that withstands wear and impact.
Length approximately 100 mm / 3.9 in
Excellent grip
Ergonomic design

M23 - Light and ergonomic knife. Ideal to carry around your neck.
Kydex sheath

Easy carry around the neck

Enjoy the nature with M23 Ranger Cub - compact and versatile knife for whittling.
Compact and versatile

Light knife with multiple features

Made to last, from generation to generation

Our mission is to make the world's best knives, which are durable, safe, and suitable for all kinds of needs and purposes.

Every knife is created with high-quality materials, in skilled hands. The result is a reliable and durable product, backed by a warranty of up to 10 years

How it all began

The Ranger Puukko, originating from the hands of a former Finnish military observer J-P Peltonen. The idea was born in the sweltering heat of Southern Lebanon and later adapted to suit the tough conditions of the North.

Great tool for starting fire

Outdoors and EDC

Light and versatile

Designed by former captain of Finnish defense forces, J-P Peltonen
Weight: 80 g / 2.82 oz
Total lenght: 165 mm / 6.5 in
Country of origin: Finland

Thanks to the Pull-the-DOT® snap on the Kydex sheath, the knife is easy to strap on and off the belt. The Kydex sheath also includes a necklace, allowing the knife to be carried around the neck.

Best use


Carving, whittling, EDC, hiking and other outdoor activities.


  • Blade material 80CrV2 Carbon steel
  • Blade style Drop point
  • Scandi grind with micro bevel, angle 20°
  • Blade edge induction hardened at HRC 62
  • Blade spine hardened at HRC 59
  • Blade coating: none
  • Blade lenght 65 mm / 2.56 in
  • Blade thickness 3.3 mm / 0.13 in


  • TPV
  • Excellent grip
  • Ergonomic design
  • Full tang

All Ranger Puukko’s come with up to a 10-year warranty. Knife’s warranty covers manufacturing defects in material and workmanship, under the condition that the knife has been used for its intended purpose.

The materials for manufacturing the knife have been carefully selected, considering the widest possible range of users. Our professionals have developed and tested the knife. We strongly believe in its durability, and therefore, we provide a ten-year warranty from the moment you purchase the knife from us or an authorized dealer.

During the warranty period, we commit to repairing or replacing the knife at our discretion, without any charge to you, due to defects in manufacturing materials or workmanship. You must notify us or our dealer of the defect within thirty (30) days of discovering it. We will also cover the shipping costs from our facility to your home or business location for knife repair or replacement.

Please read the detailed warranty terms and limitations here.

The delivery includes the knife, sheath, carrying strap, as well as the warranty document, user instructions, and a certificate of authenticity.

If the product is in stock, the estimated delivery time is one to three (1-3) working days from receiving payment.

International orders

We will do our best to pack and ship your order during the same day, if you order on a business day, before 12 pm Finnish time (GMT+02:00).

The cost of shipping will be shown during the checkout process.

International orders are shipped by UPS or GLS or by finnish mail (Posti), in co-operation with the postal service of the destination country. Orders delivered to Finland are shipped by Posti or Matkahuolto.

Estimated shipping time (customs clearance, if applicable, not included):

Nordic countries: 1-4 working days. 
Europe: 2-8 working days
The rest of the world: 4-10 working days

A tracking number will be automatically provided after the dispatch of each order.

Read more about delivery terms here.

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