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Kershaw 1660BLKW Leek Assisted Blackwash Plain Blade

$67.95

  • Made in the USA
  • SpeedSafe® assisted opening
  • Frame lock, Tip-Lock slider
  • Reversible (tip-up/tip-down, right) pocketclip
  • Steel: Sandvik 14C28N, black-oxide BlackWash™ finish
  • Handle: 410 stainless steel, black-oxide BlackWash™ finish
  • Blade length: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
  • Closed length: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
  • Overall Length: 7 in. (17.9 cm)
  • Weight: 3.0 oz. (85 g)

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Description

The famous Kershaw Leek just got better—with our new BlackWash finish that gives this Leek an already-broken-in look, like your favorite pair of well worn jeans. 

With its 3-inch blade, the Leek is a good-sized knife, but not too big. The slim design makes it easy to carry and its razor-sharp blade of high-performance Sandvik 14C28N means it can take care of a full range of cutting tasks. The blade is a modified drop-point, so it’s a good slicing knife, while the slim tip gives it piercing capability and the ability to do detailed work. The BlackWash™ Leek features the SpeedSafe ambidextrous assisted opening system. Whether you’re left-handed or right-handed, just pull back on the blade protrusion or push outward on the thumbstud and the Leek’s blade is ready to go to work.

For confident blade use, a super-secure frame lock keeps the blade locked during use and a Tip-Lock slider locks the blade closed when folded. The pocketclip can be configured for tip-up or tip-down carry and the handle is drilled to accept a lanyard.

  • Flipper
    May be used on either manual or assisted opening knives. The “flipper” is a protrusion on the back of the blade that the user can pull back on, or flip, in order to move the blade easily out of the handle.
  • SpeedSafe®
    Assists you to open any SpeedSafe® knife quickly and easily with a manual push on the thumbstud or pull back on the flipper; built into many Kershaw best sellers.
  • Frame Lock
    A portion of the handle (the knife frame) moves behind the blade to lock it into position during use. This is a safety feature of the knife.
  • Reversible
    Pre-drilled holes in the handle enable the user to change either the tip position or the side on which the knife carries.
  • Made In The USA
    When you see this on one of our knives, it means the knife was made in our Tualatin, Oregon manufacturing facility by skilled Kershaw knifemakers.