Spyderco Kiwi, Stainless Steel Spine Lock Pocket Knife

The auction is for a Spyderco folding lock blade knife. This knife is a lock back or spine lock. The blade is stamped

VG10

JAPAN

On one side and

Spyderco

on the reverse side.

The knife features a thumb hole ( a Spyderco patent ) for ease of opening. I believe (mainly looking at pictures on the Spyderco website) that it is a Spyderco Kiwi Stainless Steel knife. The following information is from the Sypderco website concerning that particular knife which has been discontinued by the company:

Spyderco Kiwi Stainless Steel ~ C752

MSRP $84.95

length overall

5 7/16" (138 mm)

blade length

2 3/8" (60 mm)

blade steel

VG-10

length closed

3 3/16" (81 mm)

cutting edge

1 7/8" (48 mm)

weight

1.67 oz (47 g)

hole diameter

3/8" (10 mm)

blade thickness

3/32" (2.5 mm)

handle material

Stainless Steel

Scores of knife knuts have asked "why doesn't Spyderco make a conventional folder like an old time jackknife or penknife?" We have. Our traditional-influenced offering is the Kiwi and it reflects features found on Grandfather's favorite whittler while remaining true to Spyderco's preference for high-tech materials
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