Designed with the strength and resolve found in the image of the first American president, George Washington, the Emerson Patriot with Black Blade is the epitome of a strong, reliable, American made tactical knife. Made by renowned knife maker Ernest Emerson--whose work was featured at the Smithsonian and the Metropolitan Museum of Art--this high-quality knife is made for the working man.
Constructed out of 154CM Crucible stainless steel, the blade provides great, durable performance with a thickness of .125 inches and a blade hardness of 57-59 HRC for a wide range of tasks. The blade measures at a length of 3.9 inches. The blade opens with a thumb disc or the patented wave opener for quick use. The blade's black finish with clip-point style gives it a sturdy, sleek yet rugged look for everyday use.
The handle is made with textured G-10 woven glass fiber for extreme durability and strength through changing environments, in addition to its comfortable grip. At only 5.25 long with a handle thickness of .54 inches, the handle fits comfortably and secures nicely when carried. The handle also features a tip-up pocket clip with lanyard hold to allow you to carry the knife in various ways. Blade locks up with a liner system made with 6AL4V titanium plates for safety, strength, and secure use.
The overall length of the knife measures at 9.15 inches, with a weight of 6.2 ounces. A dexterous tool for right-handed users, it's a perfect match for a handy man who needs a strong, durable knife for all occasions. In all, President Washington would have surely used this humble knife constructed with careful workmanship.
BLADE SIZE: 3.9"
TOTAL SIZE: 9.15"
CLOSED SIZE: 5.25"
BLADE MATERIAL: Stainless 154CM Steel - Black Coated
HANDLE: Textured Black G-10
SPACER: Black Spacer Pins
WEIGHT: 6.2 oz.