Pepe Jalomo Custom Zulu White Paper Micarta CPM154 Spear Point Slip Joint
Jose "Pepe" Jalomo Jr. is a custom knife maker who has honed his skill to perfection and this custom Zulu pattern slip joint is an excellent example of it and his attention to detail. The handle is a traditional Zulu pattern with brushed stainless steel bolsters and liners with white paper Micarta covers. The blade is a beautifully satin finished Spear Point made from CPM-154 for modern performance.
Brand new directly from Jalomo Knives
Blade: Premium CPM 154 stainless steel is finished with a beautiful, hand rubbed satin finish and a subtle swedge tapering the spear point with precision. CPM-154 delivers modern performance with an solid balance of edge retention, corrosion resistance and toughness and thanks to the Spear point profile and shallow hollow grind it slices and pierces with the best. A generous nail nick allows for easy opening of the blade on the smooth slip joint back spring, also made of CPM 154. Excellent walk and talk with flush spine in all three positions.
Handle: The traditional Zulu pattern is executed with brushed stainless steel liners, integral bolsters and handsome white paper Micarta covers. The smooth Micarta is elegant and stylish without being flashy. The back spring is also equipped with a hand rubbed satin finish which also matches the steel oval shield on the front cover.
Hand stitched leather pouch included for carry and storage.
CPM 154: CPM-154 is a particle metallurgy version of 154CM that benefits from the refinement in the PM process providing it with an increase in toughness and easy of finishing. CPM-154 takes a very fine edge and is highly corrosion resistant. Edge retention is going to be on-par with CPM S30V while being easier to resharpen. A great all-around blade steel.
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