The Microtech 147-1RD Red UTX-70 has been updated with a smooth contoured handle. It features the same great build but with a stylized modern update. The Aluminum handles have a red anodized finish. The double edge dagger style blade is Carpenter CTS-204P steel with a black finish. Incorporates a glass breaker and a stainless steel (black finish) pocket clip.
The Microtech UTX-70 fires in and out automatically via the sliding firing button on the knife’s right side. The UTX-70 model is 70% the size of Microtech’s Ultratech, super small size (less than 6″ overall), and is perfect for EDC and concealed carry.
Carpenter CTS-204P Steel: CTS-204P is made by the USA-based Carpenter Technology Corporation. The unique combination of wear resistance, toughness, polish ability and corrosion resistance makes CTS 204P an excellent choice for knife blades. CTS-204P fine grained alloy is a popular choice for high end folders and small fixed blades with a working hardness up to 62HRC. It exhibits excellent performance with both, coarse and high polished edges.
Microtech 147-1RD Red UTX-70 Specifications:
Overall Length: 5.63″
Blade Length: 2.41″
Blade Thickness: 0.08″
Blade Material: Carpenter CTS-204P
Hardness: 59-60 RC
Blade Style: Double Edge (Dagger)
Blade Grind: Flat
Blade Finish: Black
Edge Type: Plain
Handle Length: 3.22″
Handle Thickness: 0.32″
Handle Material: Aluminum
Handle Color: Red
Weight: 1.24 oz.