Incorporating elements of a classic Gentleman’s folder while offering the ease of use and performance of modern design and materials, the Take Damascus Bamboo liner lock is part of Mcusta’s Premium Folder Series. Equipped with a Damascus clad San Mai VG10 blade for excellent cutting performance and unparalleled style, the handles are handsome Damascus milled to mimic the look and feel of bamboo. This classy folder is an excellent choice for a gentleman’s every day carry folder.
Brand new, direct from Mcusta Knives, Japan.
Blade: Crafted from stainless San Mai VG-10 the drop point blade is clad in Damascus for a striking look and enhanced performance. Nearly full flat ground, the blade is beautiful and functional offering a clean slicing, razor like edge. It opens smoothly via dual blue anodized thumb-studs for ambidextrous operation. Operation is silky smooth thanks to the Teflon bushing pivot system.
Handle: Stainless steel liners support handsome, full Damascus handle scales contoured to look and feel like Bamboo for a truly custom look and feel. The liner lock mechanism delivers reliable lockup and smooth operation. Jimping at the spine and pommel add traction in the hand.
Carries via a decorative Nishijin pouch. No pocket clip.
San Mai VG10: VG-10 is a high-carbon stainless steel that takes a very good edge and holds it well. Popular with Japanese kitchen knife makers it is often hardened to 60-61 HRC A popular choice for small pocket knives thanks to good edge holding and stain resistance VG10 works well with a high polished, acute edge for optimal slicing performance. San Mai cladding gives the blade added durability and corrosion resistance.