Posted January 25, 2009 by Howard
Buck Mayo/TN Carbon Fiber Handle Limited Edition
Now here is a gorgeous knife! Buck‘s custom shop has come up with a winner with this Mayo model 172 with a carbon fiber handle on one side and, on the other, titanium with a frame lock. This Mayo has a premium blade made of CPM S30V stainless steel heat treated by Bos at the Buck plant. Each knife is individually numbered xx/250 on the blade in this limited release of 250 items.
The feel is very light. The action is sure and fast. The lockup is secure. This is a real classic and very limited in availability.
Here are the specs from Buck knives:
This durable and high performance knife has been enhanced with a carbon fiber and titanium handle. The BU172 has an incredibly smooth opening and features S30V blade steel for utmost performance.
* Blade: 3 1/8″ (7.9 cm) drop point, S30V steel
* Length: 4 1/8″ (10.5 cm) closed
* Weight: 2.5 oz. (69.5 g)
* Handle: Carbon Fiber and Titanium
* Case: Wooden box
* Extras: Certificate of Authenticity, serialized with a total allocated quantity of 250
* Made in USA