Spyderco - Always Ready Knife ARK™ FRN Black H-1 - Serrated - FB35SBK
- ARK H-1 Spyder - knife ARK, designed for personal defense (Personal Defense Knife) by US Army veteran John Shirley. This lightweight and flat knife with a full tang construction with a fixed blade is made of H-1 steel resistant to moisture and rust.
ARK H-1 Plain - knife ARK (Always Ready Knife). - knife specially designed for personal defense (Personal Defense Knife) by American War veteran John Shirley This lightweight and extremely flat knife with full-tang construction was made of completely resistant to moisture and rust of innovative steel H-1.
When Shirley was on a mission in Afghanistan, he learned a lot about the huge number of American personnel who became victim to sexual assault, mainly during bathing. He used his knowledge of martial arts and designed an extremely effective type of knife - Neck Knife - designed for self-defense. Compact dimensions, low weight and a flat sheath adapted to hanging on the neck allow you to always have it with you!
Blade - 2 mm thickness with an aggressive, deeply curved Clip Point profile. The curved cutting edge has an impressive cutting effect despite the compact blade size. Made of steel produced in Japanese steel foundry Myodo Foundry. This steel is high-chromium, low-carbon H-1 stainless steel with a hardness 57-58 HRC, containing 0.15% carbon and 0.1% nitrogen. Smooth blade (Plain type) is made with a low concave cut (Hollow grind). On the back knife is the thumb ramp, which allows safe control of the knife.
Spyder Edge - (Spyderco patent) the serrated blade has a concave cut (Hollow Grind) for effective deep cuts. Spyder blade consists alternately of one large and two small teeth called „two-step”. This pattern increases the cutting edge length by up to 24% compared to the straight edge. Ideal for aggressive cutting of hard materials, plastics and fibrous materials.
Handle - covered with non-slip Bi-Directional Texturing, reinforcing grip even with moist hands. Made of plastic FRN (Fiberglass Reinforced Nylon), nylon reinforced fiberglass. On the back of the handle was placed an enlarged gap (lanyard hole) to pull the leash or safety rope.
Sheath - made of Kydex material protects the knife from falling out. Includes a ball chain for hanging the sheath with a knife on the neck.Technical Specification:
Product number: FB35SBK
Name: ARK H-1 Black FRN SpyderEdge
Steel type: H-1
The length of the blade: 65 mm / 2.56 "
Thickness of the blade: 2 mm / 0.08 "
Overall length: 126 mm / 4.98 "
Weight: 23 g / 0.9 oz
Cutting edge type: Serrated
Cut type: Hollow Grind (concave)
Handle material: FRN
Country of origin: Japan
Producer: Spyderco, U.S.A.