Liner-lock & blade 2.50 mm thick. Satisfying sound when opened & closed. Hardened detent ball to keép. the blade shut. Blade is rotating on Teflon
12C27 Stainless steel blade
The beauty of your blade is guarenteed for lifetime.
In the Fontenille Pataud workshop, our craftsmen traditionally handmade outstanding knives for several generations, as usual in the city of Thiers. Each one of our knifemakers hopes to create especially for you a sustainable product that will become your every day to carry.
We are proud to say that our knives are handed down and offered from generation to generation, such as Le Thiers® liner-lock, which mixes high tech and tradtional handcrafting methods. Much more than knives, our Le Thiers made in France are true life partners.
We have created a knife which mixes high tech and tradtional handcrafting methods. It features easy one hand opening and closing. Handcrafted in Thiers-France it is guaranteed by the Coute de Tie, the Guild which certifies authenticity of design.
Handle : 1st choice spotted Amourette wood. Also named "snakewood" this wood comes from French Guyana. The "finger grooves"are hand made and allow a comfortable fit in your hand.
Blade : swedish 12c27 stainless steel, mat polished. Hardness after cryogenic heat treatment : HRC 57.
Size & weight : 10.5 cm folded (4 1/8 inches) , 17.5cm (6 7/8 inches), approx 70 gr. (2 1/2 ounces).
Liner : each liner is one of a kind (file worked ) as in a traditional high end knife; The "bouchonnage" polishing is done by hand. Bouchonnage is an old polishing technique of concentric circles in an offset pattern. It is also used in the high end watch industry.
Mechanism : Liner-lock & blade 2.50 mm thick. Satisfying sound when opened & closed. Hardened detent ball to keép. the blade shut. Blade is rotating on Teflon
Packaging : Numbered guarantee certificate & leather pouch (Made in France)