Buck 898 Impact AUTO Folding Knife 3.125" S30V Black Stonewashed Plain Blade, OD Green Aluminum Handles - 11189
BU0898GRS: Impact, OD Green
Many additions have been added to the tactical line of knives, including this straightforward automatic tool designed for the everyday user. The 898 Impact springs open with the push of a button, readying the S30V steel blade for quick action. The button lock style keeps the knife locked open and closed to prevent accidental deployment and includes a slide safety mechanism. The OD green aluminum handle has a textured inlay which secures the grip, while offering a lightweight material with ultra-high visibility.
One Handed Opening
Has a thumb stud, blade hole or other feature to facilitate one-hand use. Some models are one-hand opening and one-hand closing as well.
S30V Stainless Steel
Buck considers this the absolute best blade steel available, and it is made in America. S30V contains carbon as well as high amounts of Chromium, Molybdenum and Vanadium. This steel combines fantastic edge retention and high ductility combined with corrosion resistance. Double-tempered - it can be hardened to a Rockwell hardness of Rc 59.5-61. However, it may difficult to resharpen yourself so Buck offers sharpening services for a nominal fee.
- Blade Length: 3.125" (7.9 cm)
- Closed Length: 4.625" (11.7 cm)
- Blade Steel: S30V Stainless Steel
- Thickness: 0.120"
- Handle Material: OD Green Cerakote Coated 6061T-6 Aluminum with grip texture
- Weight: 4.1 oz. (116.2 g)
- Product Level: Pro Level
- Made in the USA
A hardened wear and corrosion resistant stainless steel developed in collaboration with Chris Reeve. It is known for its improved sharpness and toughness. This is a premium grade steel only used in high end knives. Composition: Carbon 1.45%, Chromium 14.00%, Vanadium 4.00%, Molybdenum 2.00%
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
A solid, lightweight material that can be molded, textured or anodized to provide better grip under extreme conditions.
This product is USA born and raised.