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Laws and guidelines for carrying pocketknives are changing in countries all over our world. Several countries have enacted restrictions and parameters on folding knives, specifically on blades that lock open. Spyderco addressed this by developing a series of non-locking folders called Slipits. Slipit blades are safely held open by a notched or slip-joint located at the knife's pivot. Closing the blade, the notch produces resistance functionally similar to traditional slip-joint penknives. Spyderco's Urban G-10 Leaf Blade Plain Edge Knife has heighteed control and safety witha deep finger choil that positions the index finger behind the blade directly under the thumb. This allows choking up nearer the cutting edge with comfort and dexterity. Positioning the index finger in the choil additionally keeps the blade from closing while cutting.Screw together handle construction for adjusting and cleaning and feature a left/right-hand tip up silhouette wire pocket clip. The blade is flat-ground VG-10 with slip-resistant jimping at the blade spine and along the finger-choil. Blade Type: Leaf EdgeMaterial: Blade steel VG-10 / Handle material G-12Size: Length overall 6 1/16" (154 mm) blade length 2 9/16" (65 mm)Hole diameter 15/32" (12 mm) blade thickness 1/8" (3 mm Length closed 3 1/2" (89 mm) cutting edge 2 1/4" (57 mm)Weight: 2.05 oz (58 g)
CLOSEOUTS . The non-locking Urban folding knife from Spyderco features a multi-purpose Wharncliffe blade that excels at making straight cuts and pinpoint tip control. A notched joint at the knife's pivot holds it open and smoothly closes when pressured. Available Colors: SAFETY ORANGE.
- Sierra Trading Post
The Spyderco Urban FG is a reliable non-locking folder that is socially friendly and internationally accepted for slip in your pocket urban carry.