Spyderco Byrd BY10TIP2 Robin 2 Folding Knife 2.5" Satin Plain Blade, Titanium Handles
SPBY10TIP2: Robin 2 Titanium
byrd Knife Designed by Spyderco
The Robin's intermediate size makes it a winning crossover for both office or weekend carry. Its titanium handle is champhered for ergonomic pinch-free cutting that reduces user fatigue and discomfort. Jimping (texturing) at the spine and choil keep the folder firmly in your grip creating more purchase and control even when cutting strenuously or for long periods of time. Flat-ground, the blade is made with a high carbon 8Cr13MoV plain edge cutting surface. A tip-up/tip-down, right-hand pocket clip lets you to clip the folder inside a pocket or waistband.
- Blade Length: 2.5" (64 mm)
- Cutting Edge: 1.875" (48 mm)
- Blade Thickness: 0.094" (2.5 mm)
- Overall Length: 5.8125" (148 mm)
- Closed Length: 3.125" (84 mm)
- Hole Diameter: 0.438" (11 mm)
- Blade Steel: 8Cr13MoV
- Handle Material: Titanium
- Made in China
A nonferrous metal, it's prized for its high strength to weight ratio and is often used on higher end knives.
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
Considered a value steel, 8Cr13 steel provides adequate corrosion resistance but with slightly more carbon than AUS-8, it will sharpen up and hold an edge better.
The lockback system has been used for many decades. It can usually be found on the knife spine and it provides a strong lockup that will wear well.