Kershaw Leek Purple Folding Knife (1660PUR); 3? Bead-Blasted High-Performance Sandvik 14C28N Steel Blade, Purple Anodized Aluminum Handle, SpeedSafe Assisted Opening, Liner and Tip Lock Slider, 2.4 OZ
3” Sandvik 14C28N steel blade with a sleek bead-blasted finish for excellent strength, edge retention and corrosion resistance | Lightweight anodized aluminum handle, bonded with purple dye for an everlasting finish resistant to fading and scratching | The ideal tool for any hobbyist, hiker, craftsman, hunter, gardener, or any knife enthusiast in need of a reliable EDC | Designed by Kershaw and built to last by skilled knifemakers in Tualatin, Oregon | Versatile everyday carry for various tasks including opening packages, stripping wire, making fire kindling, cutting zip-ties, removing splinters or even defense against aggressive animals
Product Description Kershaw’s popular lineup of the Leek is back with a sleek bead-blasted blade and purple handle for an eye-catching, and exciting EDC.Like all Leek’s, the purple version features a 3-inch Sandvik stainless steel blade with a razor-sharp edge, highlighting excellent edge retention, corrosion resistance and toughness.The modified drop-point blade, bead-blasted for stylish good looks to help hide scratches, makes it an ideal-shaped knife for slicing, while the slim tip makes piercing and detail work easy.
The handle, made of 6061-T6 anodized aluminum and bonded with a purple dye, is resistant wear, corrosion and fading.SpeedSafe assisted opening offers smooth one-handed blade operation using the flipper or thumbstud.The Leek’s secure locking liner prevents accidental blade closure during use and a sliding tip-lock keeps the blade safely in the handle during transport.
The pocketclip is reversible for tip-up or tip-down carry and the handle is pre-drilled for lanyard attachment. From the Manufacturer Now your EDC-perfect Leek comes in jewel-tone purple.Like other Leeks, this one features a task-ready 3-inch blade, slim, easy-to-carry design and cutting versatility.The modified drop-point blade shape makes it a good slicing knife, while the slim tip gives it excellent piercing and detail work capabilities.
Built of Sandvik 14C28N high-performance stainless steel, the Leeks blade comes razor sharp out of the box and holds its edge, too.Whether you're left-handed or right-handed, its easy to open your Leek one-handed with Speed Safe assisted opening.A simple pull back on the ambidextrous blade protrusion or push outward on the thumb stud and the Leeks blade is ready to go to work.
The purple color is a fade-resistant, scratch-resistant dye that's permanently bonded to the aluminum.Looks good now, looks good later, too.For safety, a locking liner keeps the blade locked open during use and a Tip-Lock slider locks it closed when folded.
The pocket clip is reversible for tip-up or tip-down carry and the handle is drilled to accept a lanyard.Flipper : Protrusion on the back of the blade that the user can pull back on, or flip, in order to move the blade easily out of the handle.Reversible: Change either the tip position or the side on which the knife carries..