Bear & Son Cutlery’s Redesigned 517 Butterfly Knife

American-Made Butterfly knife

Jacksonville, Alabama - Bear & Son Cutlery, manufacturer of premium made-in-the-USA knives, is now shipping the redesigned model 517 butterfly knife. The new 517 was developed by Bear & Son designers to meet the expectations of discerning butterfly knife enthusiasts.

Bear & Son Cutlery’s American-made 517 butterfly knife has been redesigned to look as well as it performs. Boasting a 3.5-inch black-coated clip point blade, the 517 features stainless steel polished bolsters, a hardy latch, and bronze washes for smooth flipping as standard equipment. The 517 comes with Genuine India Stag Bone™ handles, providing an attractive appearance and ergonomic fit in most hands.

Balanced for optimal flipping action, the 517 weighs 5.9 ounces. The overall length of the is 9.25 inches and measures five inches closed, allowing for a comfortable carry in most pockets. The new butterfly knife is built with the highest craftsmanship and quality control and is backed by Bear & Son Cutlery’s lifetime guarantee.

Bear & Son Cutlery Model 517 Specifications:

  • Blade Material: High Carbon Stainless Steel w/Black Finish
  • Handle Material: Genuine India Stag Bone
  • Closed Length: 5 inches
  • Blade Edge: 3 ½ inches
  • Overall Length: 9 ¼ inches
  • Weight: 5.9 ounces
  • MSRP: $125.99

To learn more about Bear & Son Cutlery’s 2020 pocket knives, download the online product guide, visit or call 256-435-2227.

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About Bear & Son Cutlery:

Bear & Son Cutlery is equipped with a rich family tradition in knife making and employs a skilled and experienced work force that is capable of performing many of the extra hand operations that go into the making of their products. The Bear & Son Cutlery factory is unique. It is full self-contained. While some companies only assemble parts brought from various suppliers and put their names on the product, Bear & Son Cutlery does everything in-house from building their own blanking dies to heat treating, grinding and assembly, and hand finishing products. These steps ensure that Bear & Son Cutlery is of excellent quality and a real value for both the dealer and consumer. Their ongoing commitment is to make them in America and make them affordable.

Bear & Son Cutlery // 1111 Bear Blvd. S.W. Jacksonville, AL 36265 // 256-435-2227// //


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