A Blur on the dark side This is one of the original Kershaw Blurs, the Blurs that started it all.Like all Blurs it's equipped with a big, slightly recurved blade that's ideal for multitasking. The blade shape offers both excellent slicing and piercing capabilities and the high-performance Sandvik 14C28N stainless blade steel offers corrosion resistance and hardness. The black Blur has a DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) coated blade for extra corrosion resistance and enhanced looks. Also available with a partially serrated blade as 1670BLKST.This black Blur has, as you might expect, black handles with Trac-Tec grip-tape handle inserts for an extremely solid grip. The handle itself is durable 6061-T6 anodized aluminum, sometimes described as aircraft aluminum' since it is a common material used for aircraft fittings. But the main point is that it's lightweight, extremely durable, and - when anodized - accepts a dye so we can create colored handles that are scratch resistant and extra tough.For easy one-handed opening, the Blur is equipped with SpeedSafe® assisted opening. A short push on the thumbstud overcomes the resistance built into the torsion bar in the SpeedSafe mechanism. The SpeedSafe takes over and the blade moves out of the handle quickly and easily. One-handed opening is easy with SpeedSafe. The pocketclip is reversible for your choice of tip-up or tip-down carry. There's even a pre-drilled lanyard hole.
Technical SpecificationsMade In The USAWhen you see this on one of our knives, it means the knife was made in our Tualatin, Oregon manufacturing facility by skilled Kershaw knifemakers.SpeedSafe®Assists you to open any SpeedSafe® knife quickly and easily with a manual push on the thumbstud or pull back on the flipper; built into many Kershaw best sellers.Liner LockLocks the blade open during use; one side of the knife's steel liner,' the steel plate to which the handle scales are attached, moves into position behind the blade to securely lock it open.ReversiblePre-drilled holes in the handle enable the user to change either the tip position or the side on which the knife carries.
- Made in the USA
- SpeedSafe assisted opening
- Locking liner
- Reversible (tip-up/tip-down) pocketclip
- Steel: Sandvik 14C28N, DLC coating
- Handle: 6061-T6 anodized aluminum, Trac-Tec inserts
- Blade length: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
- Closed length: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
- Overall length: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
- Weight: 3.9 oz.