New Knife: Böker Plus Lancer

Böker Lancer

Böker introduced a new knife called the Lancer. The Lancer is a relatively compact folding knife that has a very flat appearance.

The Lancer is part of the Böker Plus line. The Plus line is made up of knives that are designed for professional users in the law enforcement, military and security markets. They are designed in Solingen, Germany and then manufactured in the United States, Asia and Europe.

The knife features a 3″ long blade that is made of 440C steel. Although the company does not specify, it seems to have a stonewash type finish on the blade. The handles are made of G10 with a titanium liner. The G10 is colored an olive drab color. A liner lock is used to keep the blade open.

When opened, the knife has an overall length of 7.0 ounces. With the titanium pocket clip, the knife weighs about 2.4 ounces. The pocket clip has the same stonewashed appearance the knife blade has. This keeps the overall look of the knife consistent.

This model was designed by Serge Panchenko, a knife maker who has done work with Spyderco in the past. The Dog Tag folding knife was a Panchenko design. It carries a suggested retail price of $94.95. According to Böker, the knife is available for purchase now.

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  • Jay

    “When opened, the knife has an overall length of 7.0 ounces.” umm…

    • DIR911911 .

      been staring at my ruler with an accusatory look all morning

      • Gary Kirk

        “All these years.. You’ve been lying to me..”

    • thedonn007

      LOL, that was the first thing that caught my eye too.

    • TheNotoriousIUD

      How many yards is that?

      • QuadGMoto

        About 3 kelvin.

      • Longhaired Redneck

        About a pound and a half…

      • mazkact

        94.95 Drachma

    • Nathan Alred

      I too do not understand new math.

      • Phillip Cooper

        Common Core at work!

      • McThag

        I’m not going to understand this new math if I live to be C!

    • Sid Collins

      This is the knife that made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs.

      • Phillip Cooper

        I see what you did there… 😉

      • WORSEKarma

        You win Teh Intertoobz for today.

      • mazkact

        Which is seven ounces long

      • Mark Wynn

        The grind is velocity-shaped.

    • M.

      I was like “damn just using the titanium clip takes off almost 5 ounces what the hell is the other clip made of”

    • ePoch 270

      This error occurs when you convert inches to metric and then back to imperial.

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  • jimmy chimichanga

    I like my Boker Nanos, but 440c on a $100 blade is disappointing