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Spyderco Astute Satin Blade Black G10 Liner Lock Folder C252GP

Manufacturer: Spyderco

Model: SP-C252GP

Retail: $65.00

$45.50

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Description

The Astute is a new addition to Spyderco’s incredibly popular Value line, sharing the same basic construction and materials, while offering a more sleek and stylish design that carries very well and makes a solid gentleman's EDC that won't break the bank. With a slender blade, long, gently curved cutting edge and full flat grind the stainless steel blade delivers impressive cutting power and utility with lots of cutting edge in a compact package. With robust stainless liners and Black G10 scales, the ergonomic handle is comfortable for extended use. The Astute sets a new standard in affordable Spyderco style.

Brand new direct, from Spyderco.

Blade: Made from fully flat ground and satin finished 8Cr13MoV stainless steel, the blade of the Astute is slim and stylish while offering three inches of cutting edge to handle your everyday tasks. Phosphor bronze washers make for smooth, ambidextrous operation via the Spyderco Round Hole.

Handle: Full stainless liners support black G10 scales which deliver a robust platform and ergonomic comfort. A sleek package open or closed, the Astute is comfortable in the hand with a secure grip thanks to a generous thumb scoop and index cutout which allows easy access to the liner lock mechanism. Open back construction makes for ease of cleaning and maintenance. A stainless tube at the pommel end allows for lanyard attachment.

Carries via a 4-Position, Stainless Steel Hour Glass pocket clip.

8Cr13MoV: Similar to Japanese AUS-8, 8Cr13MoV is a low carbon, high chromium stainless steel with an excellent balance of toughness and strength. It offers good corrosion resistance and is capable of acquiring a razor sharp edge. Edge holding is significantly lower than S30V but close to 440B. Sharpening should be a breeze.

Specifications

Overall Length 6.94"
Blade Length 3.03"
Sharpened Length 3.03"
Blade Thickness 0.10"
Blade Material 8Cr13MoV
Blade Type Stainless
Lock Liner Lock
Closed Length 3.95"
Handle Thickness 0.41"
Handle Material G10
Liner(s) Stainless Steel
Clip Stainless Steel
Weight 2.60 oz.
Country of Manufacture China