ROSEMONT, IL — The 18mm OLFA LA-X utility knife, with its secure rubber grip, lets users work with confidence. The knife includes a metal pick, perfect for puncturing cans, removing light switch plate covers and more. Plus, the handle is chemically resistant to paint and MRO environments.

This knife also features the OLFA Ultra-Sharp Black Premium blades, which are double-honed to a 59-degree edge angle to be 25 percent sharper than standard silver blades. This precise angle and initial sharpness delivers users a super clean and smooth cut for applications such as construction, drywall, carpet, flooring, and more

Each 18mm OLFA Snap-Blade contains 8 Ultra-Sharp cutting edges per blade — it’s like have four trapezoid blades in one. And best of all, each new cutting edge is quickly accessible without ever having to fumble with a blade change. Simply snap off the blade for a fresh cutting edge. Changing out full blades in the X-Design Series, or any OLFA handle, is always quick, easy, and tool free.


  • Auto-lock blade actuator
  • Wraparound anti-slip rubber grip and acetone-resistant handle
  • Stainless steel blade channel
  • No tool blade change
  • Multi-purpose metal pick
  • Preloaded with a 18mm LBB heavy-duty ultra-sharp black snap-off blade