The Bobcat Lockback kit has a 2-1/2" satin finished, hollow ground blade that is made of AUS-8 steel (with vanadium added). It has been cryogenically treated for additional toughness and edge holding performance and holds a 56-58rc hardness. The bolsters, backspacers, liners and pins are made of 416 stainless steel for maximum workability. This excellent lockback design is 3-5/8" closed and is 6-3/8" when open.
Properly built, this kit will produce a fantastic knife. It has fast lines and excellent lockup and action.
General Kit Specifications Skill Rating: Level III (Based on modification desired) Blade Steel: AUS-8 (heat-treated to RC 56-58) Handle Length: 3.60 Blade Length: 2.75 Handle Material: Optional* Pivot: Stainless Steel Bolsters/Lockbar/Backspine: 416 Stainless Steel Comes w/Shim Stock