The 12.7 , designed by Hydra Design, is a minimalist fixed blade knife characterized by an all-steel construction, made from 14C28N , that provides brute strength and durability and make the knife equally suitable as small EDC or as a handy, lightweight backup or self defense tool.
This kind of tool is inspired by the "half-scissor" concept, an improvised weapon used mainly by gypsies.
The 12.7 is available in 2 blades configuration: a practical trailing point profile and an arrow style blade more suitable for piercing tasks.
This slender knife features a practical and original octagonal ring on the handle butt, a distinctive detail of Hydra's style.
- Manufacturer: Kubey
- Designer: Alessandra De Santis (Hydra Design)
- Project Date: 08/2019
- Release Date: 10/2022
- Blade Length: 2.6" (66 mm)
- Overall Length: 6.77" (172 mm)
- Blade Material: Sandvik 14C28N
- Thickness: 0.16" (4 mm)
- Blade Grind: Flat
- Finish: stonewashed
- Weight: 2.01 oz. (57 g)
The 12.7 comes with a slim Kydex sheath equipped with a steel clip that allows it to be carried on the belt or attached to a pocket.
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