The Switchback is a limited run, precision built solid brass friction folder. It has been meticulously hand crafted by our friends at Hogdoggins and comes with a matching brass warranty coin for authenticity. Each unit is serialized making this a rare and wonderful collectors item. Designed and crafted in the USA.
Expect an estimated 3 week wait time as we put finishing touches on these beauties.
- Solid brass body.
- Green Canvas Micarta scale inlay.
- 5oz weight
- Overall Length 6.75in open. 4.25in Closed.
- Edge: 2.6 inch Nitro-V Steel
Blade steel and design. The blades are EDM machined from nitro V steel. A proprietary leaf spring design machine into the blade helps provide a snappy open and close. Bronze phosphorus washers are made specifically for this knife.
“Nitro-V provides exceptional edge performance, high hardness, and extreme corrosion resistance especially in marine and wet environments.” Description from Manufacturer New Jersey Steel Baron
Body material. Naval brass is marine, high-strength and corrosion-resistant alloy containing 60 percent copper, .75 percent tin and 39.2 percent zinc. It is used in marine construction where strong, corrosive-resistant and hard material is required and is suitable for both salt and fresh water applications.