Mcusta delivers elegance and utility in the MC-15 Series Basic Folders. These are well-built liner lock knives that are stylish enough for gentleman’s carry but hardy enough for serious use. One hand operation is standard and all the MC-15 series knives come with a classy, deep carry clip for pocket carry. This version comes with a handsome DuPont Korian handles and a Damascus clad San Mai VG10 stainless steel blade.
Brand new, direct from Mcusta Knives, Japan.
Blade: The San Mai VG-10 stainless steel blade opens smoothly on Mcusta’s special oiled washer system via anodized dual thumb studs. The clip point and shallow hollow grind offer powerful piercing and slicing performance while maintaining good durability. Damascus clad San Mai construction delivers a faux Hamon line which pairs with the Damascus for a high-end style while enhancing durability and corrosion resistance.
Handle: Robust steel liners support handsome DuPont Korian handle scales that are milled with finger grooves for a secure grip. Clean and smooth, the tapered design is ergonomic for extended use. The liner lock mechanism is strong, intuitive and reliable for use. A hole is provided for lanyard attachment and open back construction makes for easy cleaning and maintainence.
Carries via a right hand, tip-down, deep carry 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.