The Kershaw Decimus 1559 was designed by Rick Hinderer and based on the Maximus. The SpeedSafe Assisted Opening knife is great for everyday carry and features a 8Cr13MoV Stainless Steel blade. The black-oxide blackwash finished bayonet style blade measures 3.25 in. and has a plain cutting edge. Open the Decimus with a manual push on the thumb stud or pull back on the flipper. The stainless steel stonewash finished handle measures 4.25 in. and has a glass-filled nylon overlay. It has zigzag texturing inspired by the custom texture on the original Maximus and is designed for secure grip and good looks. Overall the length of the knife, when open, is 7.50 in. and it weighs approximately 4.50 oz. Made in China. Based on Rick Hinderer’s Maximus, the Kershaw Decimus offers a heroic look– and makes for a very distinctive EDC.