The 2012 Damascus Limited Edition
is a 111mm One-Hand Trekker with a Damasteel
Stainless Steel deep etch Damascus blade and Swiss Walnut handles (0.8461.J12). This special knife, aimed at collectors and the connoisseur, has a limited production of only 5000 pieces worldwide, with only 600 knives allocated to North America. Each knife has an individual serial number, and comes in a presentation case. Released October 2012.
This is the first 111mm production model to feature a Damascus steel blade, and the first to feature a locking blade. The stainless steel Damascus blade has a hardness of 60HRC. This is the third model in the special Damascus series, following the 2011 Damascus Climber, and 2010 Damascus Pioneer.
This special 111mm model features the same tools as the One-Hand Trekker
and the 2008 Soldier Knife
, but this is the first Victorinox knife to feature the Swiss Walnut wooden handles (called scales).