Rough Ryder is widely known for making one of the best traditional folders for the price. The Rough Ryder Blue Smooth Bone series is no different. It has interesting patterns and a great look. Best of all, you can get almost any knife in this series for less than $15.
Each knife in this series features smooth blue bone handles. The color on these knives is a deep, rich navy blue. They’re accented with nickel silver bolsters and a round, nickel silver “RR Tested Sharp” shield. The fit and finish on these knives is exceptional and far outperform their price range.
The stainless-steel blades are mirror polished. They open with match strike pulls and have half stops. Each knife in this series is, as advertised, razor sharp straight out of the box. This series is available in the following patterns: Sowbelly Trapper, Stockman, Congress, Canoe, Whittler, and Trapper.
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- 440A Stainless Steel, Mirror Polished
- Slip Joint Folder
- Blue Smooth Bone Handles
- Match Strike Pulls
- Brass Pins and Liners
- Smooth Bone Handles
- Nickel Silver Bolsters
- “RR Tested Sharp” Nickel Silver Shield
Whether you’re a knife user or a knife collector, you can’t go wrong with the Rough Ryder Blue Smooth Bone series. They’re great knives you can get for less than $15. To get these knives, click any link in the article or simply click the button below.
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