John W Smith - NYS (New York Special) (3 Alloy Mokuti & Westie)
This is a John W Smith NYS (New York Special) liner locking folder with dual thumb stud openers. This is a Full-Dress model featuring a hand rubbed satin finished blade of CPM S45-VN* steel, the bolsters are Three Alloy Mokuti with a matching custom tip up pocket clip, scales are hand checkered and contoured Westinghouse Micarta, there is a rope pattern file worked back spacer (file-worked inside and out!) in Westinghouse Micarta to match the scales, liners are anodized and polished, the pivot and screws are matching anodized Titanium, and a lanyard hole to complete the package. This is an outstanding dress tactical from John. It is brand new direct from the maker.
* *CPM S45VN steel is a little stronger and more corrosion resistant than S30V, with similar sharpness retention. Compared to S35VN, S45VN retains its sharpness better and the steel is more corrosion resistant.
Blade length: 3 1/2"
Closed: 4 3/4"
Case/sheath: Zippered pouch
All listed prices are net to Knifeology.