How to Change the Pocket Clip on the Lansky World Legal

September 12, 2014

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The World Legal is an ambidextrous carry knife with a 4-position pocket clip. Because it’s been designed with all users in mind (lefties, righties, tip-up or tip-down carriers), the clip can be changed to suit each person’s needs.  

Changing the pocket clip on the World Legal (or any of the Lansky/Willumsen knives) is quite easy. Start by unscrewing the clip from its original position.

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Have a thread-locking adhesive ready to go. We like Loctite’s® Threadlocker Blue 242®, but feel free to use whichever thread-locking adhesive you prefer.

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If you’re using Loctite’s® Threadlocker Blue 242®, shake well before using. Snip a piece off the tip of the bottle to create a small opening.

(Note: the adhesive can poor out quickly. Test its flow on a piece of scrap paper before using it on the knife to avoid incident).

Next, you’ll carefully apply the adhesive to the threaded area on the knife.

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Position the clip in its new location and screw into place.

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Allow 10 minutes for the adhesive to set, and 24 hours for it to cure fully.

Our World Legal pocket clip has now been changed from a tip-up to a tip-down carry.

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Questions? Feel free to share in the comments below.

 

 

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