Spyderco Assist Black Blade ~ C79BBK


The Spyderco Assist Black Blade is a lightweight folder for emergency professionals and the well-equipped citizen who rely on knives to be straightforward in use and perform flawlessly. More info...

Spyderco Poliwog ~ C98

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length overall 5.625" (143 mm) blade length 2.313" (59 mm) blade steel VG-10
length closed 3.375" (86 mm) cutting edge 1.875" (48 mm) weight 4.1 oz (116 g)
blade thickness .125" (3 mm) handle material STAINLESS STEEL

A pollywog represents metamorphosis in the animal kingdom, adapting and changing its form to survive in its environment. The same principle applies here. The Spyderco Poliwog CLIPIT thrives in a small-knife-friendly environment while keeping the features necessary to excel in a harsh, heavy cutting and performance setting. Its distinctive opened-ended Ball Bearing Lock' exposes the knife's inner workings for easy cleaning and rates as one of Spyderco's highest strength locking mechanisms. Pulling back on the ball unlocks the blade ambidextrously from either side of the knife. The hand settles on the curved handle positioning the index finger into a choil that optimizes control and generates less fatigue and pressure on the hand during cutting. Made from VG-10, the blade has a hollow-ground edge with a weight reducing swedge-grind extending mid-spine to the tip. It is available PlainEdged. Its ambidextrous wire-tension pocket clip sets the Poliwog tip-up in the pocket.