Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Elite Forces Limited Edition
The Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Elite Forces Limited Edition is truly a masterpiece, designed for the ultimate combat performance. As a part of the Elite Forces Series, this extraordinary knife not only pays homage to the legacy of Colonel Rex Applegate and William E. Fairbairn, renowned for their expertise in combat knife design but also brings their heritage to life with every feature. If you’re on the hunt for a knife that seamlessly blends form, function, and historical inspiration, look no further.
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Experience the Pinnacle of Combat Knife Excellence: Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Elite Forces Limited Edition
The Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Elite Forces Limited Edition is truly a masterpiece, designed for the ultimate combat performance. As a part of the Elite Forces Series, this extraordinary knife not only pays homage to the legacy of Colonel Rex Applegate and William E. Fairbairn, renowned for their expertise in combat knife design but also brings their heritage to life with every feature. If you're on the hunt for a knife that seamlessly blends form, function, and historical inspiration, look no further.
Blade Design: Where History Meets Modern Engineering
The Applegate knife boasts a distinctive double-edged dagger profile, which sets it apart from its predecessors, offering a wider and more durable construction. Drawing inspiration from ancient Japanese designs, the blade features a concave back, reminiscent of a traditional spear. This results in a compact and agile boot knife, perfect for tactical applications that require precision and speed.
Boker's Reissue: Handle Craftsmanship at Its Finest
Crafted from fiberglass-reinforced Delrin, the handle of the Applegate knife ensures exceptional strength and reliability, making it the go-to choice for demanding situations. The center of the handle is thoughtfully thickened, providing a secure grip even in the most challenging conditions. The integrated forward-formed cross guard offers enhanced finger protection and ergonomic comfort, giving you the confidence to wield it with precision. Plus, the inclusion of a lanyard hole adds to its practicality. Moreover, the handles can be disassembled with ease, allowing users to fine-tune the knife's balance by modifying the removable lead weights to their preference.
Expertly Crafted from Solingen 440C: Unparalleled Strength and Durability
The blade of this extraordinary knife is expertly crafted from Solingen 440C stainless steel, hardened to a Rockwell 58. Boker meticulously adhered to the original specifications of Applegate and Fairbairn while incorporating modern materials and production techniques. The result is a blade that embodies strength, sharpness, and durability, perfectly suited for the most demanding combat scenarios.
Specifications that Strike the Perfect Balance
With an overall length of 9" (22.8 cm) and a blade length of 4.75" (12.3 cm), the Applegate-Fairbairn Combat Knife delivers the perfect balance between maneuverability and effectiveness. Weighing in at 5.9 oz. (170 g), this German-made masterpiece showcases precision craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail.
Key Attributes of the Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Combat Knife Elite Forces Series
- Limited Edition Run: With a production run of only 999 units (543SAS-346/999), this knife offers exclusivity and collectability for discerning collectors and enthusiasts.
- Blade Design Inspired by Elite Forces: Drawing inspiration from the legendary Fairbairn–Sykes fighting knife used by British special forces, this knife exudes the legacy of elite military units.
- Fiberglass-Reinforced Delrin Handle: The handle's exceptional strength and reliable grip make it ideal for high-stress situations.
- Adjustable Rear Weighted System: Fine-tune the knife's balance to your preference, ensuring optimum handling and performance.
- Made in Germany: Crafted with the utmost precision and quality, this knife reflects German engineering and craftsmanship at its finest.
Embrace the Legacy and Functionality
Whether you are a collector, a combat enthusiast, or simply someone in search of a high-performance knife, the Boker Applegate–Fairbairn Combat Knife Elite Forces Series is a must-have addition to your arsenal. Experience the pinnacle of combat knife excellence and embrace the legacy, craftsmanship, and functionality that this exceptional limited edition knife brings to the forefront. Place your order today and wield a piece of history in your hands.
Pre owned knife, un used, never sharpened after manufacture. In immaculate condition from a very particular collector.
|New or Pre Owned||Pre Owned|
|Country of Manufacture||Germany|
|Manufacturers Part No.|
|UK Legal Carry||No|
|Blade Length (cm)||12.3|
|Overall Length (cm)||22.8|
|Blade Material||440 Stainless|
|Sheath or Pouch||Kydex|