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HEAVY DUTY 13" (1950's Style) WASP BODY Design Italian Classic "Picklock" Handmade by Renzo Pascotto for A.G.A. Campolin
Features beautiful hand selected ABALONE SHELL HANDLES with HEAVY DUTY Nickel Silver Bolsters. Bolsters are Flat Ground and are Brass Lined. Superb Lockup with an extra thick 3/16" inch (5mm) backspring, blade, and kickspring. When measured with the brass liners the backspring is 1/4" thick. Traditional Sliding safety.
These knives are handmade and assembled the old way in Maniago by Renzo Pascotto, (for Campolin), . The kick spring is a "slip-in" style, and features superb action with absolute rock solid lockup. WASP design refers to the slightly flared out handle, (approx 3/4" down on the handle), that was featured on the high end Classic Italians from the 1950's.
6" Mirror Polished BAYONET Styled Blade is marked on the tang "A.G.A. CAMPOLIN MANIAGO, ITALY 2019". Bakside is marked "LIMITED EDITION". Picklock design; means you must take your index finger and thumb and pull back where the blade locks to unlock it, (most modern classics have the swivel bolster release design). Includes a Oversized Custom Zippered Pouch. Also includes a brown leather sleeve with the Campolin name embossed on it, along with a signed Certificate of Authenticity from Campolin.
This is for those collectors who want to own a one of a kind piece of switchblade history A Beautiful piece for the finest collection. This is the finest quality Italian Classic one can own! Visually stunning piece for the finest collection. Abalone (Paua) Shell is gorgeous; colors are extraordinary with a emphasis on blue. No comparison to the standard models out there; this piece blows everything else away! This is a "must have" for your Italian Classic collection. ....Weighs 11.3 ounces..
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|Blade Material:||440 Stainless|
|Handle Material:||Abalone Shell|
|Bolster(s):||Flat Guard Nickel Silver|