Posted April 5, 2011 by Howard
Buck 770 FlashPoint SafeSpin Folding Knives
Every year Buck Knives comes out with a really cool knife for the camping, hiking, outdoor set. This year it is the Flashpoint, and it may be the coolest one yet. The Flashpoint features a clip AND a carabiner for ease of carry. The blade features a side-handle lock that keeps the blade closed, as well as open. The Flashpoint also utilizes SpinSafe ridges at the top, allowing you to open and close the knife quickly while staying free of the edge.
You can see this series at www.knifecenter.com
Here is some more info from Buck Knives:
Buck Knives Flashpoint Series
All serious outdoorsmen know that a good blade is an essential tool for their activities. Buck Knives knows that safety, weight and multi-function matters to serious outdoorsmen. Buck’s full range of outdoor tools cover all needs for camping, backpacking, climbing, rafting and any other outdoor activity. Most of these knives are lightweight and extremely safe with locking blades and rubberized handles. They also provide other convenience factors such as carabiner attachments, multiple carry options or integrated bottle openers.
Stylish and innovative, the FlashPoint is perfect for general use and specifically designed for use in the outdoors whether it be climbing, hiking, camping, biking, etc… The SafeSpin open/close technology allows one to deploy the blade without having to place their hand or fingers near the blade. The slide lock securely locks the blade open and closed for ultimate safety. As a bonus, this knife incorporates into the handle a bottle opener and carabiner clip. Overall this knife is safe and easy and will be a great asset on your next outdoor excursion.
Blade: 420HC steel
Handle: 6061-T6 Aluminum with rubberized inlay
Clip: Deep pocket carry, removable
Features: Carabiner/Bottle opener, blade locks open and closed
Made in China