In the near future, the category of folding pocket knives of the German brand Böker will be replenished with a premium version of the Böker Haddock knife, which was designed by the famous Danish craftsman Jens Ansø. The Böker Haddock Zirconium model will differ not only in the materials of the handle, but also in the grade of steel from which the blade itself is made..
The characteristically shaped blade of the Wharncliffe type is made using CPM S35VN stainless steel, the declared hardness of the steel varies between 59-60 HRC. The handle of the Haddock Zirconium folding knife is formed by a partially titanium Frame-Lock lock and a smooth matte zirconium overlay, which is fixed with three bolts.
When opened, the Haddock Zirconium knife reaches 195 mm in length, when closed, its length does not exceed 108 mm, the blade length is 85 mm, the total length of the cutting edge is slightly more than 79 mm, and the maximum thickness on the butt is at least 4.3 mm. The total weight of the novelty is 109 grams.
The new Böker Haddock Zirconium folding pocket knife should go on sale both on the official website of the manufacturer and on the shelves of major dealers in the coming weeks, the recommended retail price is stated at $400.