This Old Bear Junior knife features a rounded tip for added safety. It is important to consider that this knife is very sharp, and young users must be supervised at all times when using it.
Technical aspects: Old Bear® knives feature a locking mechanism that is consistently smooth and, most importantly, equally effective in locking the blade in both open and closed positions. Moreover, it is important to note that the blade can be locked or unlocked with a right-handed user's thumb finger. Contrary to one's first impression, the protuberant locking knob is not in the way and doesn't affect the use of the highly ergonomic handle.
Good to know: Unlike other similar mass-produced knives, Antonini's Old Bear® knives are entirely hand-assembled and carefully finished.
Locking system: Chemical nickel-plated cold forged brass locking system. This patented system locks the blade closed or open - Lupo patents n.1187282. Nickel plating improves corrosion resistance and requires less maintenance than brass.
This knife features a hardened AISI 420 stainless steel blade. This metal's ease of sharpening combined with its stain and corrosion resistance will make for a versatile everyday carry knife.
- 100% Made in Maniago, Italy - Ultra-Light construction - Stone hand-sharpened - One finger lock/unlock - Highly ergonomic handle - Individually hand-assembled
Included:Pocket knife with Box & Documentation in English & Italian & French
Handle Material: Rainbow wood Veneer Blade: High carbon hardened AISI 420 stainless steel - HRC 54/56 -9307 series Blade Size: 7 cm – 2.3/4" - 2 mm thick - Yatagan style Open Size: 17 cm – 6 3/4" Closed size: 10 cm – 3 7/8" Good to know: Since the raw materials have been subjected to manual processes, every knife is unique and not standardized. Small surface irregularities can sometimes be found and are simply a testament to a manual process and do not affect the knife's functionality in any way. Weight: 32 grams - 1.13 oz
Hand wash only, do not immerse in water for prolonged period of time, doing so will affect the proper function of the Lupo locking system. We Recommend the use of Tuf-Glide Oil Free Lubricant 1/4 oz Pen. Periodically place a couple drops of lubricant on the axle of all moving parts. More details here - $8.95