FOX Knives Radius FX-550 G10OD Folding Knife by Denis Simonutti
Fox Knives and Oreste Frati S.R.L.
Fox Knives is probably the most famous brand of the Italian company Oreste Frati S.R.L., founded in Italian Maniago in 1977. The founder is Oreste Frati, whose first and last name gave the name of the company, and his initials can be found in the word FOX. The history of the company is the sum of the experiences of the founder and his team, a huge number of completed production projects, introduced and award-winning innovations, an evolution that has led to a thriving and well-known knife company in the world.
Today, the FOX Group is formed by: FOX Cutlery and DEFCON5.
The activity of FOX Knives is closely related to the development of the following brands: FOX Knives, Black FOX, FKMD, FOX Edge, DUE CIGNI (kitchen knives).
About presented knife
FOX Knives Radius FX-550 G10OD Folding Knife by Denis Simonutti is a project created in cooperation with an Italian designer and a producer from Maniago.
Radius knife is an award winner at the largest contemporary knife show “Blade Show” held in the United States in two categories: “Imported Knife Of The Year®” and “Overall Knife Of The Year®” in 2019. Radius knife brought with it an innovation in the form of a patented opening system called “Fingers Safe Opening System” operated with one hand, locking the blade both in the closed and open position (more about the system later in the description).
FOX Knives Radius FX-550 G10OD Folding Knife by Denis Simonutti has an N690 stainless steel blade (stone washed finish) and green G10 composite grips. The G10 backspacer is orange. Carrying the knife is supported by a steel clip in the form of a wire. The knife comes with a black nylon zippered case decorated with a removable PVC patch specially prepared for the Radius knife.
BLADE: N690 (58-60 HRC)
BLADE FINISH: Stone Washed
HANDLE: OD Green G10
LOCK: Fingers Safe Opening System
OPENING: Fingers Safe Opening System
BLADE STYLE: Modified Wharncliffe
CARRYING CLIP: Stainless Steel Wire Clip (Tip-Up)
TOTAL LENGTH: 185 mm | 7.28″
BLADE LENGTH: 75 mm | 2.95″
BLADE THICKNESS: 4,0 mm | 0.16″
WEIGHT: 105 g | 3.70 oz