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TOPS Tac Raze

Discussion in 'Knives' started by Lev, Dec 20, 2016.

  1. Lev

    Lev Loaded Pockets

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    Received today, and first impressions are very good. Great ergonomics and fit and finish. A great alternative to normal UK legal slip joints.


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  2. jag-engr
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    From what I can see, the Tac Raze has a 3.25" blade, which is too long for UK-legal carry. Am I missing something?
     
  3. Lev

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    TOPS state the cutting edge as 2.88 inches. This complies with UK law in that the cutting edge of a non locking folder must be sub 3 inches.

    From the 1988 Criminal justice act:
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    Bladed items etc:- section 139 Offence of having article with blade or point in public place

    (3) This section applies to a folding pocketknife if the cutting edge of its blade exceeds 3 inches.
     
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  4. leigh_ratcliffe

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    Personally I stay away from this type of knife for UK carry. Sooner or later someone is going to be jailed for carrying one. Because it's essentially a straight razor.