99 $54.99 $54.99. is similar to the Walker LinerLock, but uses a lock bar that is integral to one of the handle scales. This is the bevel at the end of the tang, on which the end of the locking liner bears. The main parts of the lock are the stop pin, pivot, and the liner lock itself. Satin finish clip point blade with titanium thumb stud. Appears to have been very lightly carried. CRKT CEO EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Low Profile Gentleman's Knife, Everyday Carry, Satin Blade, IKBS Ball Bearing Pivot, Liner Lock, Glass Reinforced Fiber Handle, Deep Carry Pocket Clip 7096. $39.99 $ 39. If this angle is too acute, the liner will slip and the lock will fail. And it might be fair to call it by its full name, the Michael Walker Liner Lock to add even more clarification and value to Yab's "Walker" comment Credit does go to Michael Walker which says a lot. I’ll go over five: the Beam Tension Spring, Rod Tension Spring, Coil Tension Spring, Lock Bar Integral Spring, and Frame Integral Tension Spring. Walker Lock (Liner Lock) 5 types of Lockback Springs. Here is a quote from Bernard Levine related to Michael Walker Liner Lock design: However, one aspect of the Liner-lock is not forgiving at all. Michael Walker is an American custom knifemaker and sculptor based in Taos, New Mexico. Feb 4, 2011 #14. medusaoblongata. Bernard Levine is of the opinion that the "Walker Liner Lock" is different and that it was an innovation. Michael Walker Linerlock. 5″ closed. The lock, when made correctly, is very strong, and also allows for wear. The liner lock was invented by Michael Walker, who altered the electrician's knife to create this folding knife, with a ball bearing as its detent. Michael Walker Custom Knife Bullet LinerLock. Tweet; Let me talk to you about some different types of Lockback Springs. May 1, 2000. Pre-owned. This Michael Walker design made by H.P. 2,248. Walker Design Linerlock Main Blade Length & Type 2 3/4" Clip Blade Steel 440C Stainless Steel Handle Material Polished Carbon Fiber Overall Length 3 11/16" Closed. Walker is the inventor of more than 20 different knife mechanisms including the Walker Linerlock for which he secured a trademark in 1980. 4.6 out of 5 stars 2,662. Michael Walker Custom Knife Bullet LinerLock Custom Knife by: Michael Walker Photo by: Michael Donato View all knives by Michael Walker. Color anodized titanium bolster engraved by Patricia Walker… His opinion is what we go by in the Traditional Forum when we differentiate between "classic" liner lock as being traditional and open to discussion and the "Walker" liner lock as being modern and outside the realm of Traditional. Beautiful fossil ivory handle scales. 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