BUCK RUSH 290/291
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A single-handed solution

BUCK RUSH 290/291
Assisted-opening knives spring into action at the flick of a finger.

BUCK RUSH 290/291
Ease of use, safety design, aluminum skeleton, 420HC stainless steel blade (superior ATS-34 in 291 model), construction and assisted action all excellent. But a bit small for big hands, no serrated edge. Blade: 2 1/2 inches. Closed: 4 3/4 inches. Open: 6 3/8 inches. Weight: 2.3 ounces. 290 model in blue or platinum, $73; 291 in gray only, $90. (800) 326-2825, www.buckknives.com

Text by Scott Doggett
Photographs by Eric Boyd ()
KERSHAW LEEK 1660
KERSHAW LEEK 1660
Reversible pocket clip, 440A stainless steel blade, aluminum skeleton, construction, anodized finish, ease of use and assisted action are all excellent. But poor safety design permits easy accidental “on.” Blade: 3 inches. Closed: 4 1/8 inches. Open: 7 inches. Weight: 2.5 ounces. In red/black, blue/black, white/black, plain stainless and rainbow. $70. (800) 325-2891, www.kershawknives.com ()
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