The Lightspeed Flipper from maker Steven Kelly makes an outstanding every day carry size at just over seven inches overall. Cool materials, smooth flipping action with S.K. fit and finish put it Lightspeed ahead of the rest!
The Blade: Drop point styled crafted from premium CTS-XHP USA Carpenter Steel for all-around cutting. Nice and sharp with just over three inches of cutting edge on the Lightspeed. Gorgeous two-toned finish here with satin finished grinds and matte grey bead-blasted flats. It rides on a ball-bearings pivot for no-wrist assist necessary flipping action. The blade's flipper tab provides finger protection while cutting and locks up rock solid.
The Handle: Bead-blasted titanium liners create the base and have some nice custom filework on the spine. It looks cool and feels even better when gripped. Atop sits two thunderstorm kevlar scales and hammer accented titanium bolsters. This is all secured using Steven's famous titanium hardware and standoffs. Gold anodized to compliment the kevlar.
The Lightspeed's blade sits well-centered with closed and includes a tip up carry titanium pocket clip for carry. It comes in an SK Knives zipper pouch with signed Certificate of Authenticity. Brand new direct from maker.
|Handle Material||Thunderstorm Kevlar|
|Country of Manufacture||United States|