Spyderco Delica 4 (ZDP189) Plain Edge
The Spyderco Delica 4 features a green fiber reinforced nylon handle, plain 2.88" blade made of ZDP-189 steel, pocket clip, and a locking back. The overall length is 7.13" and the color of the handle is British Racing Green.
The knife industry is constantly pushing the envelope searching for, and testing, higher performance blade steels. ZDP189 is rapidly asserting itself as an up-and-coming steel. It's a powdered metal made by Hitachi that has phenomenal chemistry with 3% carbon. The hardness is around 64Rc and edge retention is exceptional. This solid ZDP-189 steel blade is the hottest, hardest and highest performing steel in the knife industry today.
- Length Overall: 7-1/8" (181 mm)
- Length Closed: 4-1/4" (108 mm)
- Hole Diamter: 1/2" (13 mm)
- Blade Length: 2-7/8" (73 mm)
- Cutting Edge: 2-9/16" (65 mm)
- Blade Thickness: 3/32" (2.5 mm)
- Blade Steel: ZDP-189
- Weight: 2.5 oz. (71 g)
- Handle Material: FRN
- Made in Seki-City, Japan