The 110 Folding Hunter Knife is a classic & traditional favorite! For over 50 years, it is still one of America's best-selling knives. Buck's Folding Hunter was created in 1963 when Al Buck decided that a revolutionary locking blade knife was needed by outdoorsmen who wanted a sturdy knife but did not want to carry a long, fixed blade knife. He was right & the result proved to be the key to the company's future. The challenge was to combine the strengths of other folding knives with locking mechanisms into a good-looking, reliable product. It wasn't easy, but after a series of refinements, the Model 110 was unveiled. Within six months, this innovation was the hottest knife in the industry. Made in USA.
Special Features & Information
• 420HC Steel ~ This is Buck's standard blade material because it approaches the wear resistance of high carbon alloys while delivering the corrosion resistance of chromium stainless steels. Add Buck's exclusive heat-treat process & you have a very user-friendly combination of superior corrosion resistance with excellent strength for wear resistance & durability. You also have a blade that is easy to resharpen. For best performance Buck Knives hardens to a Rockwell hardness of Rc 58.
• Blade Shape - Clip Point ~ The crescent tip makes the blade thinner with a sharper point. This shape provides good control for detail work & cutting in tight places. It is also well suited for intentional punctures like new holes in your belt, etc. While the point of the blade is effective for detail work, it's not as strong as the thicker points on drop points & skinners.
Product Blade Length Knife Width Blade Thickness Overall Length Length When Closed Model # Buck Knives 110 Folding Hunter Knife & Leather Sheath 3-3/8" 13/16" .120" 8-1/2" 4-7/8"0110BRS