Spyderco Delica 4 FRN British Racing Green ZDP-189 Plain knife (C11PGRE)
- Delica 4 FRN British Racing Green ZDP-189 Plain model with the best cutting parameters from Delica knives. Made of Hitachi's Japanese powdered steel ZDP-189, resistant to dynamic lateral loads, perfectly holding sharpness. 4-way clip...
Delica 4 FRN British Racing Green ZDP-189 Plain, the model with the best cutting properties among Endura knives with a blade made of Japanese ZDP-189 powder steel. The fourth generation of the legendary Endura knives features a fully dismountable design for easy cleaning and folder adjustment, and 4-way clip positions. Thanks to improved ergonomics and design, the knives gained in rigidity, functionality and aesthetics.
In 1990, Spyderco launched Endura and Delica, creating a demand for lightweight, affordable, one-handed folders. These products became bestsellers and the Endura folder was ranked in the top 10 of utility-tactical knives.
ZDP-189 - used in the production of top class knives, phenomenal Japanese powder stainless steel with a hardness of 64 HRC. Manufactured in Hitachi steelworks, it contains 3% carbon and 20% chromium. Resistant to dynamic lateral loads, perfectly keeps sharpness.
Head - with Clip Point profile, thickness 2.5 mm. Plain blade with Full Flat Grind. This grind reduced the weight of the knife and improved cutting properties. SpyderHole circular cut-out for thumb opening of blade. Notched portion of the back of the blade, the ramp (jimping / crosshatching) positions the thumb, gives a solid support and makes it easier to operate the folder. Back-Lock of the head with additional Boye Detent, preventing accidental release of the lock when the knife is firmly gripped.
Handle - in classic British Racing Green colour. Anti-slip Bi-Directional Texturing and notched Spine Jimping on the back of the handle reinforce the grip even when wet. Made of FRN (Fiberglass Reinforced Nylon), a glass fibre reinforced nylon. Metal hourglass clip with 4-way clip positions (up/down, right/left). Lanyard hole in the back for the cord.
Skeleton - two steel plates with cut-out holes to which linings are attached. This ensures high strength and stiffness with low weight of the knife. Reinforced, fully demountable structure connected by torx screws. Phosphor bronze washers make it easier to open and close the pocket knife.
Product number: C11PGRE
Name: Delica 4 Lightweight FRN British Racing Green ZDP-189 PlainEdge
Steel Type: ZDP-189
Blade length: 74.0 mm / 2.9"
Blade thickness: 2.5 mm / 0.098"
Overall length: 182.0 mm / 7.15"
Folded length: 108.0 mm / 4.25"
Weight: 68.0 g / 2.4 oz
Type of cutting edge: Plain (smooth)
Grind Type: Full Flat Grind
Lock type: Back-Lock
Handle type: FRN, Bi-Directional Texturing
Clip: 4-position ambidextrous, Tip-Up/Down
Country of Origin: Japan
Manufacturer: Spyderco, U.S.A.