Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Heavy duty Y-start folder with ball bearing pivot system

Agressive blade style
- excellent fit and finish in every detail 
- massive 4" (100 mm) satin finished perfectly centered blade
- smooth opening and closing thanks to the ball bearing pivot system
- solid lock-up without any blade play
- comfortable chamfered flipper
- big comfortable handle (even for gloved hands)
- big cut out on the handle for easy access to the liner lock
- deep carry pocket clip

- only one carry option (tip down)

Blade length: 4" (100 mm)
Blade thickness: 0.157" (4 mm)
Blade steel: 9Cr18MoV Stainless Steel (59-60 HRC)
Open length: 9.21" (234 mm)
Closed length: 5.27" (134 mm)
Handle thickness: 0.63" (16 mm)
Weight: 6.17 oz (175 g)
Handle: G10 with steel liners
Lock: liner lock
Carry: right hand tip down

You can buy it in 3 colors + 2 blade finish at ***HERE***

It's also available at ***HERE*** (green)
                                                           ***HERE*** (orange)

                                                           ***HERE*** (black with satin blade)

                                                           ***HERE*** (black with stone washed blade)

Enlan EL-01, Y-start LK5008 and Y-start JIN01:

You can buy the Y-start JIN01 at ***HERE*** (black-blue)
                                                                                ***HERE*** (black-orange)

                                                                                ***HERE*** (orange)

                                                                                ***HERE*** (black)

                                                                                ***HERE*** (green)

                                                                                ***HERE*** (black-red)

You can buy the Y-Start JIN01 at GearBest: ***HERE***

You can buy the Y-Start JIN01 with different logo on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** (4 colors)

Next to my user Enlan EL-01:
Nice satin finished blade:
Comfortable chamfered flipper:
Easy access to the liner lock:

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  1. Hi Isti. How well does it flip? My enlan el-01 needs some wrist movement to flip it open fully. Congratulations on your blog

    1. Thanks! :)
      I can flip my open without a wirst flick.