Ruger Follow-Through Compact Flipper 3.25" Stonewashed Plain Blade, GRN Handles - R1703
RUG1703: Follow-Through Compact Folding Knife, Stonewashed
Designed by Matthew Lerch, the Follow-Through Compact is a solid and functional EDC folding knife. The 3.25" blade is made from 8Cr13MoV stainless steel with a stonewashed finish. The handles are made from glass-reinforced nylon with a classic diamond checkered pattern, inspired by the Ruger American Pistol. The pocket clip can be positioned for both right hand and left hand carry.
This exclusive Ruger knife line includes designs for everyday carry, hunting, tactical uses and self-preparedness. The knives are crafted in varying sizes and finishes, with an assortment of blade edges. Developed by five master knife-smiths who combined their knowledge of the art with aesthetic details from Ruger firearms, the line offers unique knives with the important features that every good knife should have. These knives are purpose built to be durable and highly functional in the environments where Ruger customers will expect them to perform. All knives are manufactured by CRKT.
About the Designer
Trained initially as a jeweler/watchmaker, he progressed into manufacturing and tool making. Now he has a few patents under his belt for innovations, like the Fire Safe, and has been honored with some prestigious awards including the Buster Warenski Award. Matt views knives as functional art, as evidenced in his Moxie and Blade Show Award-winning Endorser design.
- Blade Length: 3.25"
- Closed Length: 4.25"
- Overall Length: 7.5"
- Blade Material: 8Cr13MoV Stainless Steel
- Blade Thickness: 0.125"
- Blade Hardness: 58-59HRC
- Blade Style: Drop Point
- Blade Finish: Stonewash
- Handle Material: Glass-Reinforced Nylon
- Locking Mechanism: Liner Lock
- Pocket Clip: Tip-Up, Right/Left Carry
- Weight: 3.9 oz.
- Designer: Matthew Lerch
- Made in China
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
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.
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