The metal inserts in the black plastic trays give this real Herbertz the distinctive appearance. Stainless steel AISI 420 ensures good edge retention. The Lock-Back-lock prevents unintentional closing of the knife at work.
- Blade length: 9.2 cm
- Handle length: 12,0 cm
- Length open: 21.2 cm
- Weight: 143 g
420 steel is used mainly when the meter manufacturer will pay attention to the price / performance ratio. The material is highly resistant to corrosion, ie steel. However, this steel grade must be quite frequently sharpened. What very easy going. Of course there are higher quality knife steels, but as a rule this quality for most applications is sufficient.
Information on the blade shape:
Hecht blade (English: Clip Point Blade)
The pike blade is one of the most common blade shapes. This blade shape molding provides that approximately the front third of the cutting blade looks like truncated. Often with a slight rounding. This blade shape is mainly to save weight and the blade tip running rather pointed to.