Boker Club Knife Castle Burg Slipjoint - Oak Wood Handle 113909

Boker Club Knife Castle Burg Slipjoint - Oak Wood Handle 113909

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Castle Burg is a landmark of the Bergisches Land, rising above the river Wupper near the Boker Manufactory. Count Adolf II. von Berg had the castle constructed on the foundations of a 10th-century fortress. It was finished in 1133. Today, it is one of the biggest castles in western Germany, inseparably connected to the Duchy of Berg and the Counts von Berg (1068-1225). Even today, Burg Castle still reflects the enormous wealth of the dynasty and their far-reaching influence in Northrhine-Westphalia. Count Engelbert II. von Berg was also the Archbishop of Cologne.

Right now, large parts of the castle are being faithfully restored. This includes the replacement of ancient solid oak planks. This inspired us to preserve the historic material for future generations, skillfully turning it into handle scales in our Manufactory. This was the foundation of our knife series Boker Schloss Burg, comprising seven traditional knife styles steeped in history. Apart from the scales of historic oak wood sourced from Burg Castle (Schloss Burg), the knives also feature brass liners and blades made from O1 carbon steel.

Highlighting the authenticity of the knives, the blades are finished with a special acid wash, which also protects them from harmful environmental impact. All styles are handcrafted by Boker Manufactory Solingen as a strictly limited edition of 1133 pieces worldwide. They come with a new version of the historic Boker tree symbol. The slender Stockman is not just popular in the US market. As a handy slipjoint pocketknife, it is perfectly suitable for everyday use and has been a staple in many generations of trouser and jacket pockets.

  • 2.52" Blade in O1 high carbon steel
  • Stockman Castle Oak Wood Scales with brass liners
  • Slip Joint with nail nick opening
  • Only 1133 units made (limited edition)
  • Made in Solingen, Germany
Blade Material: O1 High Carbon Steel
Blade Style: Clip Point
Blade Length: 2.52"
Overall Length: 6.50"
Handle Length: 3.98"
Handle Material: Reclaimed Oak Wood from Burg Castle
Lock System: Slip Joint
Weight: 2.22 ounces
Pocket Clip: None
Country of Origin: Germany

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Customer Reviews

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William C
My first boker traditional knife.

It’s a good gimmick to use old planks from a nearby castle I guess. It’s unique and a conversation starter when others see my knife. Construction is solid. Love the acid wash on the blade. Use this knife daily and it’s holding up well. The detents have good authority or are snappy (not sure what the correct jargon is) but it opens and closes with a solid clank. Overall I like the knife.