The white resin in the handle turns a “rusty” orange color over time, sped up by either oxygen or UV exposure.
STYLE: Carter, Aviator Model Neck Knife
STEEL: Hitachi White #1 Steel core laminated with 410 Stainless Steel
HANDLE: Rusty Carbon Fiber
LINER: Black G10 Liners
PIN: Brass, Mosaic Center Pin
BLADE LENGTH: 3.82″ (97 mm)
WEIGHT: 3.67 oz (104 g)
OVERALL LENGTH: 7.64″ (194 mm)
BLADE THICKNESS: *0.135″ (3.44 mm)
SHEATH: Kydex Neck Sheath
*NOTE: Because all of Carter Cutlery blades have a forged distal taper (thicker in the middle, more thin towards the tip), the blade thickness given is dependent on what part of the blade is measured. On neck knives and outdoor knives, we measure just in front of the handle.