Boker Solingen Trapper Plum Wood Single Blade Slip Joint Folder 112585
A classic pattern the Boker Solingen Trapper has a traditional construction with a single carbon steel blade housed in brass liners which support dual, polished Nickel Silver bolsters and, on this version, handsome Plum Wood handle covers. Visually striking, the Plum heartwood is hard, dense and close-grained with an even texture and striking color spectrum.
Brand new, direct from Boker, Solingen.
Blade: Made from C75 carbon steel the Trapper comes with a single clip point blade, a defining feature of the Trapper pattern. The blade is a long clip point with a classic Tree Brand logo etch which contrasts nicely with the bright, polished finish underneath. A generous nail nick is provided for opening while the full flat grinds delivers for good slicing performance with solid durability.
Handle: Smooth Plum wood handle scales are flush fit to polished nickel silver bolsters. The wood covers offer a warm, traditional feel with the Tree Brand Logo shield adorning the front and will darken and form a natural patina over time. Brass liners support the scales and bolsters and house the stainless steel back spring which deliver a strong slip joint operation.
C75 Carbon Tool Steel: C75 is a classic, non-stainless, carbon steel used by Boker for special projects their Solingen factory. Carbon steel soon develops its typical blue-gray patina that is not a flaw but a natural property of the material.
|Blade Rockwell||55-58 HRC|
|Country of Manufacture||Germany|