Reate Knives has joined forces once again with the brilliant designer Tashi Bharucha to bring you the Star Boy flipper. It’s a sleek, every day carry companion that enthusiasts of the Future are sure to enjoy.
The Blade: A straight-forward humpbacked drop point piercer on this one featuring a slicey flat grind with a chamfered upper ridge for enhanced visual appeal. The blade is made from beautiful, high performance Damasteel, a powder metallurgy stainless patterned steel that delivers excellent wear and corrosion resistance while being easy to sharpen to a fine, razor like edge.
The Handle: Two solid slabs of titanium are held together using Torx construction giving the appearance of an integral design. It’s nearly seamless transition is performed flawlessly and given an attractive blue anodized finish. A lanyard post fits into the back with a streamlined pocket clip for tip up carry.
Ships in a Reate zipper pouch.
Stock Photo – Damasteel Will Vary
About Damasteel: is a high hardness, high corrosion resistant steel that combines two martensitic stainless steels – RWL34 and PMC27 – in various patterns that, when etched, create the designs seen in the blade. Damasteel delivers a blade that is very eye-catching and has performance in the realm of RWL34, which is similar to CPM154.