The New Bear Edge Assisted Lockback Built for Anything

Bear Edge

The New Bear Edge 4 ½” Assisted Lockback Built for Anything

Jacksonville, Alabama – ( – Bear Edge, a Bear & Son Cutlery brand, adds a lightweight assisted open lockback knife to their 2019 roster with the Model 61117.

Bear Edge Assisted Lockback

Designed to accomplish everyday tasks and provide years of no-fail service, the new Bear Edge 61117 is an affordable knife that offers several premium features.  An easy-to-maintain and sharpen 440 stainless steel blade promptly opens with a simple brush of a thumb stud and holds its edge for extended use between sharpening. The lockback mechanism ensures positive cutting power and safe operation for the most demanding tasks.

The 61117’s aggressive appearance comes courtesy of the anodized aluminum handles’ unique shape, which is designed to drive hands into a firm grip, even when wearing gloves. For additional features, Bear Edge added jimping along the entire top and bottom half of the handles, a pronounced guard for added support and control during tough cutting chores, and a reversible pocket clip for left- or right-side carry.

The 61117 measures 4.5-inch closed and its taper-ground, 3-inch 440 stainless steel clip-style blade opens to an overall length of 7-1/2 inches. Total weight is a light 4.0 ounces.

Bear Edge 61117 Specifications

Blade Material: 440 Stainless Steel

Handle Material: Aluminum

Open Length: 7-1/2″

Closed Length: 4-1/2″

Blade Length: 3″

Weight: 4.0 oz.

Origin: Built in America

MSRP: $42.99

About Bear Edge:

Founded in 2016, Bear Edge – a brand under Bear & Son Cutlery, offers a variety of cutting tools at an affordable price. This family owned business has decades of professional knife craftsmanship, outstanding customer service, a history of quality products and are a rising force in the industry. For more information, contact: Bear Edge 1111 Bear Blvd S.W. Jacksonville, AL 36265, Phone: 1-800-844-3034, Email:

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.