Benchmade Knives Proper Gold Class #57 Ivory G10 Damasteel Slip Joint 318-181
Benchmade is offering this numbered, super limited Gold Class version of the highly popular Proper slip joint with a Damasteel clip blade and a combination Ivory G10/Mokume bolster handle. Limited to only 150 pieces made this is #57.
Brand new, direct from Benchmade Knives, USA.
The Blade: The utilitarian hand-crowned Clip Point blade of the 318 is crafted from Hugin patterned Damasteel, forged in Sweden, for elegance and class setting the Gold standard. The length comes in just under three inches featuring a plain cutting edge and simple nail groove pull opener towards the end of the front flat. This slip joint mechanism is non-locking operating on bronze washers and is held open/closed with a strong back spring.
The Handle: Smooth G10 comes in a stunning Ivory white with a subtle contour for comfort in the hand. This is accented with Ladder pattern Mokume bolsters that have been given a forced patina for a truly unique look. The scales are attached to jeweled liners with polished blue/green titanium oxide coated hardware. This Proper is a one-of-a-kind collector's item.
|Blade Material||Damascus, Damasteel|
|Blade Rockwell||58-61 HRC|
|Country of Manufacture||United States|