Al Mar Classic Hawk
When it comes to knives, we’ve seen so many variations – from the vintage classics to the cutting-edge innovations of today. But there’s something truly special about the AL MAR Classic Hawk gentleman’s folding lockback, 1002SS. This Japanese masterpiece, born in Seki, Japan, is a testament to the artistry and craftsmanship that defines pocket knife.
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Unveiling the AL MAR Classic Hawk: A Timeless Companion
When it comes to knives, we've seen so many variations – from the vintage classics to the cutting-edge innovations of today. But there's something truly special about the AL MAR Classic Hawk gentleman’s folding lockback, 1002SS. This Japanese masterpiece, born in Seki, Japan, is a testament to the artistry and craftsmanship that defines pocket knife.
Crafted to Perfection
Let's start with the heart of this pocket knife – a 3” drop point blade crafted from AUS 8 steel with a Rockwell hardness rating of 57-59. That means you're holding a blade that strikes the perfect balance between sharpness and durability. Whether you're slicing through a rope or tackling your everyday tasks, this blade has got you covered.
A Touch of Elegance
The AL MAR Classic Hawk doesn't just stop at functionality; it's a true gentleman's accessory. The stainless steel handles exude timeless elegance, complete with a lanyard hole for that personalized touch. Brass liners not only add strength but also bring a touch of vintage class.
Locking in Security
Worried about safety? Don't be. This folding lockback knife features the iconic Al Mar front lock, ensuring your blade stays securely in place during use. It's the kind of reliability that has made Al Mar a legend in the knife-making world.
Compact and Convenient
At a closed length of just 10cm, the AL MAR Classic Hawk is the epitome of pocket-friendly convenience. Slip it into your pocket for work, and you'll barely notice it's there until you need it.
A Piece of History
This particular piece was purchased in 2006 and has since been discontinued. The light marks on the handles and blade stem from the removal of the knife from its pouch for inspection, and its years of storage.
In conclusion, the AL MAR Classic Hawk is not just a knife; it's a piece of history. Crafted in Japan with precision and passion. Whether you're a collector or someone who appreciates the finer things in life, this blade is bound to find a special place in your collection.
This Pre-owned knife is being sold from the estate of an esteemed collector, and is excellent condition. This knife has never been carried, used or sharpened and as such, is in excellent condition.
|New or Pre Owned||Pre Owned|
|Manufacturer||Al Mar Knives|
|Country of Manufacture||United States|
|Manufacturers Part No.||100SS|
|UK Legal Carry||No|
|Blade Length (cm)||7|
|Overall Length (cm)||18|
|Handle Material||Stainless Steel|
|Sheath or Pouch||Ballistic Nylon|