This limited edition Sprint Run of the Dragonfly2 features a unique blade composed of a high-performance Super Blue core forge welded between two layers of 420J1 stainless steel. Produced by Hitachi Metals Ltd. of Japan, Aogami Super Blue is the pinnacle of Hitachi’s three premium-grade high-carbon steels. It combines the same superior quality iron sand used to craft legendary Japanese swords with high-tech alloys to create a steel capable of extreme sharpness and edge retention. By supporting it with layers of stainless steel, the resulting blade is stronger and the area of exposed high-carbon steel is reduced.
Pairing this incredibly capable blade with our popular Dragonfly2 Lightweight yields a compact, easily carried knife that offers impressive cutting performance and edge retention. Its lightweight handle is injection molded from tough fiberglass-reinforced nylon and houses a sturdy back lock mechanism that locks the blade securely in place when open. A reversible wire clip allows convenient tip-up pocket carry and supports both immediate access and fully ambidextrous operation.
|length overall ||5.61" (142 mm) ||blade length ||2.28" (58 mm) ||blade steel ||Super Blue |
|length closed ||3.33" (85 mm) ||cutting edge ||1.88" (48 mm) ||weight ||1.3 goz (37 g) |
|blade thickness ||0.098" (2.5 mm) ||handle material ||FRN || || || || || || || |
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