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Microtech 153-10 DOC Death on Contact Manual 4" Stonewashed Plain Blade, Aluminum Handles

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Part Number: MT15310
Manufacturer: Microtech Knives
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MT15310: 153-10 DOC Manual Action, Stonewashed Plain Edge
Microtech Knives
The DOC (Death on Contact) is an impressive collaboration between Mick Strider of Strider Knives and Anthony Marfione and Microtech. Initially produced as a custom knife for the NYCKS, the DOC has finally made its way into mainstream production. Available as a manual flipper and an auto folder [DOC Killswitch] the DOC took home Most Innovative design, and Collaboration of the Year at the 2013 Blade Show.
  • Blade Length: 3-3/4"
  • Closed Length: 5-3/8"
  • Overall Length: 9-1/8"
  • Blade Shape: Microtech-style Drop Point
  • Handle Material: 6061-T6 Aluminum
  • Pocket Clip: Tip-up
  • Pouch: Microfiber
  • Weight: 5.25 oz.
  • Please note, blade steel cannot be specified as it can change depending on availability (information from Microtech)
  • Made in USA

UPC Code: 017473

Frame Lock
Frame Lock
Developed by Chris Reeve, it functions like a liner lock but the lock is comprised of one of the handle scales. It's an extremely strong and easy to manipulate lock.
S30V Stainless Steel
S30V Stainless Steel
A hardened wear and corrosion resistant stainless steel developed in collaboration with Chris Reeve. It is known for its improved sharpness and toughness. This is a premium grade steel only used in high end knives. Composition: Carbon 1.45%, Chromium 14.00%, Vanadium 4.00%, Molybdenum 2.00%
Pocket Clip
Pocket Clip
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
Aluminum Handles
Aluminum Handles
A solid, lightweight material that can be molded, textured or anodized to provide better grip under extreme conditions.
Made in USA
Made in USA
This product is USA born and raised.
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Rich S
Toms River, NJ
Dec 27, 2014
Pros: Blade Material, Lock Type, Overall Quality, Handle Material, Handle Feel, Weight, Ease of Opening, Blade Sharpness
Cons: Lock Ease of Use, Pocket Clip, None
4 star before, 5 star after....
The knife, as it comes, is a beautiful, well designed collaboration from 2 of the best....BUT, what were they thinking with that ridiculous belt/pocket clip. Like a beautiful girl with spinach stuck in her two front teeth. The remedy was quick, and painless. You do have to acquire the right tools to remove the tri-star screws, but you should have them anyway, providing you're a real knife freak like myself. I took almost 1/2" off of it, the clip, right before the clip bend, so I'd still have enough to grab my pocket seam. I also thinned it out for just appearance sake. Amazing how nice it feels without the damn clip literally sticking in the palm of my hand when held firmly. What a joke, visually, and physically! Came out perfect, and made it a 5 star with a half hour of light work. I also found the frame lock very stiff, next to my Brous Reloader, or my ZeroTolerance knives. Fixed that through patients, a lot of engaging and unlocking. Also, by adjusting the pivot screw slightly to make deployment quicker. Now it's perfect. I actually own two. One as a regular 'carry', and the other for show and to play with. Never would've paid $340. Got em' both for $299. I guess being hard to get is the compromise you've gotta deal with. 👎
5 out of 5
Nov 26, 2014
Pros: Blade Sharpness, Lock Type, Handle Material, Overall Quality, Pocket Clip, Ease of Opening, Handle Feel, Weight, Lock Ease of Use, Blade Material
Cons: None
Best knife ever!
It will cut down a tree and still give you a close shave!
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