Galaxy Traditional Bootshape Backlock Folder

Galaxy Traditional Bootshape Backlock Folder

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Gold inlay and engraving M315 Stainless Steel - engraving by Julien Michal

Tactical Flipper Collection

Tactical Flipper Collection

Left:

Category: Tactical Flipper

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Black Oxidised Zirconium

Handle: Lightning strike carbon fibre

Right:

Category: Tactical Flipper

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Damasteel

Handle: Lightning strike carbon fibre

Barrel Liner Lock

Barrel Liner Lock

Category: Barrel

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand polished carving (M315 Stainless Steel)

Traditional Backlock with Pietersite

Traditional Backlock with Pietersite

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: M315 Stainless Steel interframing Pietersite (rare gemstone from Namibia)

Fittings: 

- 18 carat gold bale

- gold inlay and engraving by Julien Marchal

Hand carved tactical flipper.

Hand carved tactical flipper.

Category: Tactical flipper

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand polished M315 Stainless steel.

Liners: Grade V Titanium (Ti6Al4V)

Mechanism: Liner lock with Ceramic bearing balls for pivot & indent.

Backlock with pietersite inlay

Backlock with pietersite inlay

Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Medium sized traditional backlock interframe folder

Blade, spring and stop: Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel

Handle: M315 stainless steel inlaid with 4 *Pietersite gemstone inlays per side

 

* Pietersite is an extremely rare hard (Moh 7.2) gemstone from Namibia

Backlock in boot knife shape with lapis lazuli inlay

Backlock in boot knife shape with lapis lazuli inlay

Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Large  traditional backlock in the shape of a boot knife

Blade, spring and stop: Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel

Handle: M315 stainless steel inlaid with 4 Lapis Lazuli Inlays and 2 round Gibeon meteorite inlays surrounded by fine gold

Pins in the blade, spring and the gold around the Meteorite inlays is pure 24 Carat

Barrel PrismArt Liner Lock

Barrel PrismArt Liner Lock

Category: Barrel

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand polished PrismArt carving

Fittings: Solid 18 Carat gold screws

Thiers blacklip mother of pearl

Thiers blacklip mother of pearl

Category: Thiers

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Hand carved 416 stainless steel

Handle: Blacklip mother of pearl

Concorde damasteel

Concorde damasteel

Category: Concorde

Blade and Handle: Heat-treated Damasteel

Pins: 18 carat gold

Ball release, blacklip pearl handle

Ball release, blacklip pearl handle

Category: Ball-release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Engraved and fine gold inlay in Titanium

Handle: Polynesian Blacklip mother of pearl

Traditional Backlock – PrismArt

Traditional Backlock – PrismArt

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand polished PrismArt carving

Fittings: Solid 18 Carat gold screws and pins

Concorde – Cape Damascus

Concorde – Cape Damascus

Category: Concorde

Blade: Spirograph carbon damascus by Ettore Gianferrari

Handle: Spirograph carbon damascus by Ettore Gianferrari

Thiers mammoth & meteorite

Thiers mammoth & meteorite

Category: Thiers

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Mammoth ivory

Cork screw and ball release ivory

Cork screw and ball release ivory

Left

Category: Other – Cork screw, hand forged the traditional French way

Screw: Damasteel

Fittings: Sterling silver

Handle: Hippopotamus tusk

Right

Category: Ball release

Model: Large ball release folder

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Legal Ivory – 194o’s piano key

Artwork: Scrimshaw by Hilton Purvis

450# Alphen Damascus

450# Alphen Damascus

Category: Liner Lock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Alphen Damascus

Fittings: 

- Solid 18 Carat gold pins, 

- Lock spring grade V titanium (Ti6Al4V),

- Indent ball - Silicon nitride

Ball release mother of pearl gold inlay

Ball release mother of pearl gold inlay

Category: Ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Engraved Titanium with fine gold inlay

Handle: Mother of pearl

Backlock meteorite

Backlock meteorite

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 416 Stainless steel interframing 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Backlock meteorite & gold inlay

Backlock meteorite & gold inlay

Category: Traditional backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Titanium, interframing 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite with fine gold inlay.

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

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Category: Thiers

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Mammoth ivory

Bottom

Category: Ball-release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Starburst carbon damascus by Ettore Gianferrari

Handle: Mother of pearl

HBP - Meteorite

HBP - Meteorite

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite with a concealed pivot pin and 18 carat gold pins

HBP – Meteorite

HBP – Meteorite

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite with aconcealedpivot pin and 18 carat gold pins

HBP – Hand-carved SS (416) Handle

HBP – Hand-carved SS (416) Handle

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand-carved 416 stainless steel

This model has a concealed pivot pin originally developed for solid Gibeon meteorite handles.

Ball release liner lock

Ball release liner lock

Category: Ball release

Model: Large ball release folder

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Legal Ivory – 194o’s piano key

Artwork: Scrimshaw by Hilton Purvis

Ball release liner lock

Ball release liner lock

Category: Ball release

Model: Large ball release folder

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Legal Ivory – 194o’s piano key

Artwork: Scrimshaw by Hilton Purvis

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

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Category: Ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Hand engraved and gold inlaid Titanium

Handle: Blacklip mother of pearl

Middle

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand carved 416 stainless steel

Bottom

Category: Traditional Backlock interframing Blacklip pearl

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Blacklip mother of pearl with gold inlay

Orion's Belt Backlock

Orion's Belt Backlock

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 416 Stainless Steel Interframing 4.6 billion year old Gibeon Metorite, 3 diamonds set in 18 carat gold

Gibeon Metorite: Miscellaneous

Gibeon Metorite: Miscellaneous

Left:

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite with aconcealedpivot pin and 18 carat gold pins

Right:

Category: Thiers

Blade: Damasteel (coloured)

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite 

Handle: Mammoth Tusk

Miscellaneous Damasteel

Miscellaneous Damasteel

Left:

Category: Concorde

Blade and Handle: Heat-treated Damasteel

Pins: 18 carat gold

Right:

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand-carved 416 stainless steel

This model has a concealed pivot pin originally developed for solid Gibeon meteorite handles.

Miscellaneous Gold Inlay

Miscellaneous Gold Inlay

Left:

Category: Ball release Liner Lock

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Gold inlay 416SS, silicon nitride release ball

Handle: Goldlip Mother of Pearl

Fittings: 

- Liners grade V titanium (Ti6Al4V),

- Indent ball - Silicon nitride

Right:

 

Left:

Category: Traditional Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 416 SS interframing 4.6 billion year old Gibeon Meteorite

Fittings: 

- Gold inlay by Armin Winkler

- 18 carat gold bale

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

Top

Category: Ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Damascus by Ettore Gianferrari

Handle: Coral

Bottom

Category: HBP with concealed pivot pin

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Hand carved 416 stainless steel

Artwork: Lily carving

Backlock with pietersite inlay variations

Backlock with pietersite inlay variations

Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Large sized traditional backlock

Blade, back spacer and stop: **Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel. The blade has 5 gold pins where the nail nick would be.

Handle: 416 stainless steel inter-framing 2 *Pietersite gemstone inlays per side and with 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite surrounded by an inlay of fine gold each side.

 

** All pieces have been hardened then cryogenically treated in liquid Nitrogen and double tempered. This gives the blade unsurpassed edge holding and strength.

* Pietersite is an extremely rare hard (Moh 7.2) gemstone from Namibia

There are no visible rivets or pins at all , it has a 5mm bronze pivot internally blind hole threaded into the handles so the pivot  is not visible externally.

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Backlock with pietersite inlay variations

Backlock with pietersite inlay variations

Above

Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Large sized traditional backlock

Blade, back spacer and stop: **Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel. The blade has 5 gold pins where the nail nick would be.

Handle: 416 stainless steel inter-framing 2 *Pietersite gemstone inlays per side and with 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite surrounded by an inlay of fine gold each side.

 

Below

Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Medium sized traditional backlock

Blade, back spacer and stop: **Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel

Handle: 416 stainless steel inter-framing 1 *Pietersite gemstone inlays per side and with basket weave engraving with gold inlay work by Julien Marchal

 

** All pieces have been hardened then cryogenically treated in liquid Nitrogen and double tempered. This gives the blade unsurpassed edge holding and strength.

* Pietersite is an extremely rare hard (Moh 7.2) gemstone from Namibia

There are no visible rivets or pins at all , it has a 5mm bronze pivot internally blind hole threaded into the handles so the pivot  is not visible externally.

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Carbon Fibre Selection

Carbon Fibre Selection

Above

Category: Ball release

Model: Model”27″ ball release

Blade: RWL-34

Handle: Carbon fibre

 

Below

Model: “SLIMVUBU”

Blade: 3.5mm Nitroee-77

Handle: Lightning strike carbon fibre

Ball release with damasteel and carbon fibre

Ball release with damasteel and carbon fibre

Category: Small ball release folder

Blade and bolster: Damasteel

Handle: Lightning strike carbon fibre

Small ball with pietersite and meteorite

Small ball with pietersite and meteorite

Category: Ball release

Model: Small ball release folder

Blade and Backspacer: Heat treated Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Pietersite a very rare gemstone also from Namibia

HBP – Gibeon Meteorite

HBP – Gibeon Meteorite

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 4.6 billion year old meteorite

The pivot is not visible being a 5mm bronze pivot internally blind hole threaded into the handles so the pivot  is not visible externally. Specially developed so that the meteorite is not visually flawed by a visible pivot.

Length: 92mm closed and 163mm open

Awards: received the knife of the year award  in 2005 Solingen Germany  for this system.This is also a true collector special.

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

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Category: Traditional Backlock

Model: Medium sized traditional backlock interframe folder

Blade, back spacer and stop: **Heat treated stain resisting Damasteel

Handle: 416 stainless steel inter-framing 1 *Pietersite gemstone inlays per side and with basket weave engraving with gold inlay work by Julien Marchal

 

** All pieces have been hardened then cryogenically treated in liquid Nitrogen and double tempered. This gives the blade unsurpassed edge holding and strength.

* Pietersite is an extremely rare hard (Moh 7.2) gemstone from Namibia

 

2nd from top

Category: HBP

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: 4.6 billion year old meteorite

The pivot is not visible being a 5mm bronze pivot internally blind hole threaded into the handles so the pivot  is not visible externally. Specially developed so that the meteorite is not visually flawed by a visible pivot.

Length: 92mm closed and 163mm open

Awards: received the knife of the year award  in 2005 Solingen Germany  for this system.This is also a true collector special.

 

3rd from top

Category: Backlock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Pietersite inlay

 

4th from top

Category: Small ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Gibeon Meteorite

Handle: Pietersite

 

2nd from bottom

Category: Small ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Gibeon Meteorite

Handle: Mammoth ivory with scrimshaw

 

Bottom

Category: “Shirt pocket model”

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Carved 416 interframing Lapis Lazuli from Afganistan.

Three small Ball release knives

Three small Ball release knives

Top

Category: Ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: Hand carved sterling silver

Handle: Ebony

Artwork: Eagle engraving on bolster

Middle

Category: Ball release

Blade: Damasteel

Bolster: 4.6 billion year old Gibeon meteorite

Handle: Mammoth Ivory

Bottom

Category: Ball release

Blade: RWL-34 Steel

Bolster: Textured anodised Titanium

Handle: Wild olive root

450# All Damasteel

450# All Damasteel

Category: 450# Liner Lock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Damasteel

Fittings: 

- Lock spring grade V titanium (Ti6Al4V),

- Indent ball - Silicon nitride

450# All Damasteel

450# All Damasteel

Category: 450# Liner Lock

Blade: Damasteel

Handle: Damasteel

Fittings: 

- Lock spring grade V titanium (Ti6Al4V),

- Indent ball - Silicon nitride

Additional Information:

- Commisioned by James Purdey & Sons London