The Kershaw Launch 1 Black features a 3.375" CPM-154 stainless steel clip point blade with a stonewash finish. It's an automatic push-button opener. This plunge lock auto has black anodized 6061-T6 Aluminum handles with a tip-up pocket clip. It's 4.625" closed, 8" overall and weighs 4oz. If you’ve been thinking about an automatic knife, the Launch 1 could be The One. This automatic features CPM 154 blade steel, a strong opening kick, and is made-in-the-USA at Kershaw’s Tualatin, Oregon manufacturing facility. It features a big, versatile drop-point blade with BlackWash™ blade finish that helps hide use scratches. Integrated backspacer with lanyard tie-off.
- Made in the USA
- The CPM 154 powdered metallurgy blade steel takes and holds an excellent edge, provides corrosion resistance, wear resistance, toughness
- Lightweight, strong anodized aluminum handle is contoured for secure grip
- Low-profile push button makes it harder for blade to accidentally deploy