Shoki Nak-Lok Gold Class (480-131) - Limited Edition - No. 17/150
Product Description for Shoki Nak-Lok Gold Class (480-131) - Limited Edition - No. 17/150
Maker: Benchmade (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 91188
Blade length: 2.80 in.
Total length: 6.60 in.
Blade height (at heel): 0.80 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.08 in.
Item weight: 1.85 oz.
Shipment weight: 15.36 oz.
Blade: DLC coated flat ground M390 blade with rounded spine
Bolster: Carbon fiber front and rear bolsters
Handle: Polished green abalone scales
Sheath: Leather pocket sheath with clip
Style: Nak-Loc folder
Description: Designed by Seiichi Nakamura, the 480 Shoki is the embodiment of a gentleman's carry folding knife. The excellence of this knife was recognized by the IWA, who awarded it Knife of the Year in 2008. The Shoki Gold Class (480-131) exemplifies Benchmade's commitment to quality and elegance. This knife is numbered 17 in a limited run of 150 pieces made
No details were overlooked in this limited production, elegant tool, including Nak-Lok, and beautiful abalone and carbon fiber handle scales. Radiant blue jeweled and anodized titanium liners complement rich 24 kt. Gold plated hardware, including thumbstud, pivot pin, button lock, screws and a backspacer with lanyard hole. The stainless steel backspacer utilizes cutting edge MIM technology to emulate custom hand file work, and is rounded for comfort. The blade is ground from M390 stainless steel and is coated with tungsten DLC (Diamond-Like Coating). This super-steel ensures exceptional edge holding and durability. The knife is accompanied by a handy leather pocket sheath with clip.
- Designed by Seiichi Nakamura
- Abalone and carbon fiber handle with MIM custom file work backspacer
- 24 kt. Gold plated hardware
- Lightweight everyday carry
- One-hand thumb stud
- M390 super steel (60-62 HRC), DLC coating
- Clip: Sheath with clip included
- Class: Gold
- Made in the USA
Availability: Not currently available