G. E. Chen Duty First Production semi-custom full tang fixed blade knife with full tang CPM-S35VN blade and red/black blend micarta handle. The Duty makes an excellent day to day utility knife, measuring in overall at just 8.25" with a 3.75" blade. Composed of a full tang of CPM-S35VN, the flat ground blade has been vacuum heat treated, oil quenched and tempered to provide and help maintain a razor sharp edge. Red and black micarta handles have been textured and contoured for comfort before being attached to the tang with hollow copper pins. Each Chen Duty knife has been individually serialized of 300 on the spine. Includes a high quality leather sheath for belt carry and a metal cutout from inside the handle marking that is a first production piece with model name, steel type and month/year of production on the back. Brand new direct from G. E. Chen.
|Blade Rockwell||58-59 HRC|
|Handle Material||Red and Black Micarta|
|Sheath Weight||2.55 oz.|
|Country of Manufacture||China|