Reate Knives Star Boy Titanium Bharucha Hand Rubbed RWL34
Reate Knives has joined forces once again with the brilliant designer Tashi Bharucha to bring you the Star Boy flipper. It's a sleek, every day carry companion that enthusiasts of the Future are sure to enjoy.
The Blade: A straight-forward humpbacked drop point piercer on this one featuring a slicey flat grind and Hand Rubbed Satin finish. Its upper ridge is swedged for a cool look built from solid RWL 34 steel. Produced by the Damasteel Company, RWL34 takes an amazingly sharp edge thanks to David's proprietary cryogenic heat treatment technique. During grinding, the temperature on the edge is controlled to a precise degree which helps keep the hardness after the heat treating. Therefore, the sharpness and durability of the blade are assured.
The Handle: Two solid slabs of titanium are held together using Torx construction giving the appearance of an integral design. It's nearly seamless transition is performed flawlessly and given a media blasted matte grey finish. A lanyard post fits into the back with a streamlined pocket clip for tip up carry.
Ships in a Reate zipper pouch.About Damasteel's RWL34 - A Rapid Solidified Powder (RSP) based steel that represents an excellent combination of corrosion resistance and hardenability. The finished product has very high strength and toughness combined with an extreme edge sharpness that's easy to maintain.
|Clip||Titanium, Tip Up|
|Country of Manufacture||China|