Kershaw isn’t shy about putting out new product, and that’s a good thing. One of its latest offerings to catch our eye is the Launch 7 automatic.
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Designed by custom knife maker Tim Galyean, the Kershaw Launch 7 sports a grey anodized aluminum handle with machined contours on the top and bottom to give it a modern, industrial aesthetic while also ensuring a solid grip. The backspacer is fully integrated into the handle to add to the solid feel and appealing look of the knife.
Meanwhile, the Kershaw Launch 7 features a DLC (Diamond-like carbon)-coated, 3.75-inch clip-point blade made from CPM 154 steel for enhanced toughness, grindability and polishability, not to mention corrosion resistance and edge retention.
The Kershaw Launch 7 can be opened easily via the push of a button, which locks the blade open and into place. To release the lock, push the button again and fold the blade back into the handle. The included pocket clip is left/right reversible for pocket carry.
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MSRP for this knife is $159.99. See below for features and specs, via the official product page.
- Made in the USA
- Tim Galyean design
- Integrated backspacer
- Push button open
- Push button lock release
- Reversible pocketclip, (left/right)
- Steel: CPM154, DLC coating
- Handle: Anodized aluminum
- Blade length: 3.75 in. (9.5 cm)
- Closed length: 5 in. (12.5 cm)
- Open length: 8.6 in. (22 cm)
- Weight: 3.2 oz. (91 g)
For more information about the Kershaw Launch 7, please visit https://kershaw.kaiusaltd.com.
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