The Leek Knives by Kershaw and Ken Onion are wildly popular because of their utility and great variety in style. This particular black serrated Leek knife is just one of those many options. You’ll have just as much fun choosing the perfect Leek as you do using it.
Its black surface is courtesy of the tungsten DLC coated handle. Underneath this coating the handle is composed of 410 stainless steel. The blade is Sandvik 14C28N stainless steel, making both strong and rust resistant in the long term. A convenient pocket clip great for taking the knife with you and you’ll love that the handle of the Leek is drilled for tip up and tip down carry in the pocket clip and the clip can be flipped 180 degrees for ambidextrous use.
The knife features a frame lock to lock the Leek blade into position firmly when it is fully opened. You can release the blade to fold it down easily by pressing the spring loaded lock. It also features a Tip Safety Lock so you can be certainly that the blade of your Leek won’t accidentally deploy while in your pocket clip.
The Leek handles are drilled for both tip-up and tip-down clip carry. The clip can be rotated 180º .
Locks the blade into position after the blade is deployed. To release the frame lock simply press the spring loaded lock and the blade will easily fold back into the handle.
Tip Safety Lock
The tip lock available on many of the Ken Onion SpeedSafe models provides added security to assure that the blade will not deploy while clipped into your pocket.
Kershaw Leek Specifications:
- Model Number: 1660CKTST
- Safety Lock....Yes
- Country Of Origin: United States
- Steel......Sandvik 14C28N stainless-steel
- Handle...410 stainless-steel tungsten DLC coated
- Blade.....3 in. (7.5 cm) partially serrated
- Closed...4 in. (10.3 cm)
- Weight...3.1 oz.
- Lock...Frame Lock
- Includes a Reversible Pocket Clip