Buck Knives 898 Impact AUTOMATIC 898BLS1 - CPM-S30V Blade - Blue Cerakote 6061-T6 Aluminum Handle
Buck's first automatic, the 898 Impact is aptly named, as it's made quite an impact in the world of automatic knives. The Buck Impact engages with the push of a button and includes a safety slide. Once the safety switch is moved to the red, you simply push the button. The button lock style keeps the knife locked open and closed to prevent accidental deployment. The blade is made from premium S30V steel. The handle is 6061-T6 aluminum, given a Cerakote finish, with a textured rubber inlay.
- Category End Use: Military/Tactical/EDC
- Action: Automatic
- Blade Steel: CPM-S30V
- Rc Hardness: 59-61
- Blade Style: Drop Point
- Blade Grind: Hollow Ground
- Blade Length: 3.125" (79 mm)
- Length Open: 7.625" (194 mm)
- Length Closed: 4.625" (117 mm)
- Blade Thickness: .12 (3 mm)
- Lock Type: Plunge Lock w/Safety
- Handle Material: 6061-T6 Aluminum, Cerakote Finish
- Clip Position: Right Hand - Tip-Up
- Weight: 4.7 oz. (133 g)
- Made In: USA
US Shipments Only. Buyer's responsibility to determine legality to own/carry.
More about CPM-S30V steel:
CPM-S30V is a premium USA made blade steel, commonly referred to as S30V. Largely used in custom or high-end production knives, S30V contains carbon as well as high amounts of Chromium, Molybdenum and Vanadium. Produced in the United States by Crucible Industries, S30V steel combines fantastic edge retention and high ductility combined with corrosion resistance. Double-tempered, it can be hardened to a Rockwell hardness of Rc 59-61.