About the Protech BR-1RG, Whiskers, Black handle, Rose Gold Blade
Protech’s BR-1 Magic Bolster Release automatic knife has a hidden secret that, once you’ve mastered, you’ll want with you every day. Ingeniously designed by Mike “Whiskers” Allen, the BR-1 has a Textured bolster that acts as the actuator, lock and release. Simply apply pressure with your thumb to the right to open and close using the Magic Bolster. This version comes with a Rose Gold PVD coated, plain edge 154CM blade, solid black anodized aluminum handles and textured bolster.Brand new, direct from Protech Knives, USA.Made from American 154CM stainless steel, the utilitarian drop point blade comes with a high saber grind for balanced durability and slicing performance and a nearly full length top swedge for enhanced piercing performance. Finished in a stunning Rose Gold PVD coating, the blade has a striking visual appeal that will stand out in your collection or daily carry rotation. With a near seamless integration into the handle, the bolster actuator is inconspicuous while being intuitive and easy to operate. Simply slide the bolster toward the spine and the coil spring mechanism delivers fast and reliable deployment.Chamfered for comfort, the hard anodized black anodized aluminum handles offer lightweight durability over the long haul. The stealthy Textured Magic Bolster is connected to a long back spring lock bar delivering secure lockup and a clean and stylish overall look. Construction is completed with matching Rose Gold PVD coated hardware and a generous hole for lanyard attachment.Carries via a right hand, tip- up deep carry, black PVD coated stainless steel pocket clip.Crucible 154CM is an improved version of 440C with added molybdenum offering improved corrosion resistance and edge retention, as well as a higher level wear resistance.