Kansei Matsuno - Deluxe Front Flipper
Status - Available
Price: $ 575... + shipping
Kansei Matsuno, from Japan, displays his knives in the U.S. two or three times a year. He specializes in small carry knives perfect for Everyday Carry but also builds fixed blades and traditional folder patterns, he does it all - with some Japanese style influence thrown in. Kansei knives are beautiful, entirely hand made and attractively priced . This knife is a great example and is a deluxe version of his liner locking Front Flipper. This knife features a blade of Forged D-2 steel with a hand rubbed satin finish on the grinds and a natural finish on the flats, the bolsters are Timascus and the Titanium pocket clip, which is anodized blue, is set for tip up carry, the scales are beautifully matched amber stag, the titanium liner is anodized blue to match the pocket clip, the anodized back spacer with integral lanyard hole is satin finished and comes with a leather lanyard. A beautiful little piece at an attractive price considering all the materials and workmanship.
blade length: 3" ........................... closed: 4" (including Lanyard loop)................................ overall: 7"
case/sheath: slip pouch from maker, perfect to slip in your pocket for EDC