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Spyderco Lum Chinese Folder ~ C65BK

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MSRP $199.95

length overall 7.188" (183 mm) blade length 3.156" (80 mm) blade steel ZDP-189
length closed 4.25" (108 mm) cutting edge 2.875" (73 mm) weight 2.6 oz (76 g)
blade thickness .125" (3 mm) handle material Aluminum with Almite

The Spyderco C65 Bob Lum Chinese Folder has a blade is tapered like a leaf, broad, flat and razor thin along the edge. This venerable leaf-shape has been around for centuries found on serviceable everyday cutting instruments in China It's a definite winner for general utility, hunting and tactical applications. The C65 has a 3 5/32 inch 80mm) flat-ground (blade made of ZDP-189 stainle-?ss steel. Matched up with a black Almite coated aluminum handle, it's hard to say which reigns supreme, performance or eye appeal.

The handle's curvature ergonomically fits your hand for precise performance. -?A nested LinerLock enhances lock strength, granting peace of mind when really muscling down on a cut. The pivot pin is eccentric and adjustable for wear. Overall weight is 2.6 ounces (779 grams). The Chinese Folder is a high-tech version of a time proven design.

The knife world was saddened to learn of the passing of one it's premier custom knifemakers in 2008. Bob Lum was a custom knifemaker who took traditional Asian designs and infused them with all things modern.