Spyderco Centofante 3 Folding Knife 3-1/8" VG10 Plain Blade, FRN Channeled Handles - C66PBK3
The Centofante3 has a thin-profiled, lightweight FRN handle. Two channels are furrowed out of the handle for better grip and a Palladium silver Spyderco bug is inlayed into its surface. For added security and convenience the back-lock is positioned midway on the spine and David Boye Dent is cut from the locking lever. The VG-10 blade has both a hollow-grind and swedge-grind with non-sharpened spine serrations to hold the thumb steady when cutting. A black steel pocket clip positions for tip-up/down, right-hand carry.
- Length Overall: 7 9/16" (192 mm)
- Length: Closed: 4 1/2" (115 mm)
- Hole Diameter: 1/2" (13 mm)
- Blade Length: 3 1/8" (79 mm)
- Cutting Edge: 3" (76 mm)
- Blade Thickness: 5/64" (2 mm)
- Blade Steel: VG-10
- Weight: 2.5 oz. (71 g)
- Handle Material: Fiberglass Reinforced Nylon (FRN)
- Made in Seki-City, Japan
UPC Code: 716104005697
The exotic steel Capital of the World, Japan produces and innovates some of the best products, from pocket to kitchen knives and everything in between.
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
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