Fox Knives 478 Karambit Black Aluminum Stonewash Blade 478BSW

Model: FK-478BSW
Manufacturer: Fox Knives
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The Fox Knives 478BSW Karambit folder is a reliable backup with multiple deployment capabilities. This version sports black anodized Aluminum handle scales pairing nicely with a fully stonewash finished blade. Combining smooth action, an ergonomic handle and lightweight design the 478 Karambit from Fox is sure to be a favorite everyday carry for karambit enthusiasts everywhere.

The Blade: Nearly three inches in length, this hawkbill-styled blade is shaped like a claw for digging in and slashing cuts. Built from premium Bohler stainless steel, given an upper swedge grind and finished with a worn-in stonewashing. The 478 Aluminum has three ways in which it can be deployed for the user's convenience. It can be flipped open as it has a small integrated flipper tab on the back. There is a thumb hole window great for a gloved hand. Finally, the Emerson patented Wave Opening Feature can be utilized by catching it on a pocket on the way out for instant deployment. Smooth function with bronze washers at the pivot.

The Handle: Constructed using full-length, skeletonized stainless steel liners with black as night anodized aluminum scales on top. The aluminum has a matte finish and primo placed grooves for a solid grip. The edges are contoured and the matte finish is soft, comfortable in hand. The backspacer extends past the end of the handle to form a solid finger ring ensuring a place for every finger with any grip.

The Fox 478 Aluminum Karambit is rounded out with a reversible, tip up carry stonewashed pocket clip.


Overall Length 7.56"
Blade Length 2.75"
Sharpened Length 2.625"
Blade Thickness 0.125"
Blade Material N690Co
Blade Type Stainless
Opening Mechanism Wave
Lock Liner Lock
Closed Length 5.25"
Handle Thickness 0.5"
Handle Material Aluminum
Liner(s) Stainless Steel
Clip Material Stainless Steel
Clip Position Tip-Up
Weight 4.6 oz.
Condition New
Country of Manufacture Italy