SPEARPOINT PSYCHEDELIC

 
 

$1,475

Available at our Columbia location

The Spearpoint ‘Psychedelic’ features an alluring frame of heat-blued, hand-forged ‘Moku-Ti’ by Chad Nichols, a titanium laminate consisting of 6AL-4V and commercially pure Titanium. The pocket clip is black-coated aerospace grade titanium. The blade is ‘Boomerang’ damascus by Chad Nichols; the one-hand button lock and the thumb stud are set with white topaz gemstones.
A remarkable design that gives you an instrument with a full-size secure grip, and a versatile deep-belly blade, the Spearpoint epitomizes William Henry’s core philosophy – that superlative function deserves to be elevated to superlative art.
The ‘Psychedelic’ features the perfect balance between elegance, function, and hi-tech materials; a distinctive personality statement to be worn and used for a lifetime.

FEATURES & SPECS

    • One-hand button lock system
    • Titanium pocket clip
    • Shipped in an elegant wood presentation box
    • Dimensions:

Blade 3.06″ (77.7mm)
Handle 4.13″ (104.9.5mm)
Overall open 7.19″ (182.6mm)

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Description

HAND-FORGED DAMASCUS

Damascus steel was a term used by several Western cultures from the Medieval period onward to describe a type of steel created in India and used in swordmaking from about 300 BC to 1700 AD. These swords were characterized by distinctive patterns of banding and mottling reminiscent of flowing water. Such blades were reputed to be not only tough and resistant to shattering, but capable of being honed to a sharp and resilient edge. William Henry’s damascus is made is made from several types of steel welded together to form a billet.
The patterns vary depending on how the damascus artist works the billet. The billet is drawn out and folded until the desired number of layers are formed. William Henry damascus billets are forged with a minimum of 300 layers. William Henry works with a handful of the very best damascus artists/forgers in the U.S.

MOKU-TI

Similar to the technique used to forge damascus, Moku-ti is created with several layers of 6AI/4V Titanium and CP Titanium, fused and welded together to form a billet. The layered section is then artistically exposed revealing patterns of banding and mottling reminiscent of flowing water, or mimicking the layered design of wood grain.
The patterns vary depending on the blacksmith that works the billet. Our Moku-Ti billets are forged with a minimum of 300 layers by a handful of the very best blacksmiths/artists in the U.S.

TITANIUM

Titanium is a low density, strong, lustrous, corrosion-resistant (including sea water, aqua regia and chlorine) metal with a silver color.
It was discovered in Great Britain by William Gregor in 1791, and named by Martin Heinrich Klaproth for the Titans of Greek mythology

William Henry uses only aerospace-grade titanium alloy for our frames, clips, and micro-fasteners. Called 6Al/4V, it is titanium with a little aluminum and vanadium added in for additional toughness and tensile strength.

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