Andre Van Heerden – M16 Flipper


Item Condition: New
Handle Material: Contoured & Sculpted G10
Blade Steel: N690
 Blade Length: 4″
OAL: Open  9  1/2
Guard:  Integral

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Andre Van Heerden

Andre has been honing his craft for over a decade.  He is known world wide for his unique designs and meticulous attention to detail.  He is a Senior Member of the South African Knifemakers Guild and upon joining in 2003 he won the “Best New Knifemaker” award for that year. Originally known for his intricate Art Folders he has channeled that knowledge and creativity into Tactical Knives. 

  Fort Henry Custom Knives is proud to be a Direct Dealer for Andre Van Heerden 

 ~ Direct from the Maker ~

This is a wonderfully designed knife from Andre, one of the most popular from his Tactical line with artistic attributes ~ this is his M16 Flipper 


 Like all Andre’s Flippers, this blade flies open effortlessly due to the IKBS system and his precision balance on the blade.  Extremely impressive action, the Jimping on the end of the Flipper is very comfortable. 


Razor Sharp Precision Ground blade with Custom Swedge and a time Consuming Hand Rubbed Finish. 


The wonderful Ergonomics of this big knife will make you rethink your Every Day Carry options. The Thick Titanium frame has been  overlayed with Fullly contoured and Fluted G-10 scales making this a lightweight powerhouse for sure. Comfortable in either the Forward or Reverse positions.

Andre gave this knife a Full Length G-10 Backspacer with Custom Traction Ridges and he Anodized the Titanium Liners a Deep Blue


 Very secure lock and perfectly centered blade.  


  Deep carry Custom pocket clip allows for discreet carry yet easy access. 


A big, precision built EDC package complete with Branded Padded Storage Pouch and G-10 COA! 


Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 6 × 3 in