SOG Specialty Knives Arcitech, Damascus, Carbon Fiber Handle, Plain Edge Pocket Knife
The limited production SOG Arcitech, which ushered in the company's Platinum line, is a technical masterpiece with flourishes and premium materials that make this knife a must-have for any collector.
The 3.5-inch blade is made of handsome Japanese Damascus, which uses a core of VG-10 and 15 layers of Nickel and stainless steel on either side. After the steel has been forged and folded repeatedly, the blade is acid etched to bring out the pattern that's unique on every knife.
The blade is further accented by an Abalone jeweled thumb stud used to engage the knife.
Named after SOG's tough Arc-Lock mechanism, the knife boasts the most advanced technologies. The Arc-Lock is tested at more than 1,000 lbs of force, keeps the blade securely engaged through rigorous use, and opens and closes easily with one hand.
The titanium bolster that houses the Arc-Lock is complemented by the carbon fiber handles, which provide an understated look and comfortable feel in the hand. As a bonus, the low-carry pocket clip on the knife doubles as a money clip.
|Closed Length||4.50 inches|
|Blade Length||3.50 inches|
|Lock Type||Arc Lock|
|Handle Material||Carbon Fiber|
|Total Length||8.0 inches|
|Pocket Clip Included||Yes|
|Knife Weight||4.5 ounces|
Some manufacturers simply produce knives. At SOG, we create style through craftsmanship. Our purpose is to combine advanced technology, imaginative designs and high-quality construction to create products of the highest caliber Â products that enhance your life. This is the philosophy you share with us each time you choose a SOG product.
SOG originally stood for Studies and Observation Group, an elite joint services military group designed for covert operations in the Vietnam War. Sanctioned to develop and purchase their own equipment, SOG created a knife for use in one of the harshest environments in the world. It is in the spirit of this elite group that SOG Specialty Knives was founded.
Totally committed to creating the world's finest specialized knives and tools, SOG became the first knife manufacturer to expand its line to include a broad scope of fixed blades, folding knives and multipurpose tools. Each product is created by Cofounder and Chief Engineer, Spencer Frazer. His patented inventions and unique, futuristic style have earned SOG many awards and Frazer the recognition as an industry innovator and premier designer.
Today, SOG products are distributed around the world and renowned for their uncompromising style and performance.
This knife is simply awesome. If I creative and skilled enough to make an EDC knife from scratch for myself, this is exactly it. Not to heavy to carry in lightweight pants, sharp as hell, feels good in the hand, its got it all.
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