Made by Peterson Precision Engineering and marketed by Gerber, the Paul knife was introduced in 1996 and discontinued in 1997 with a total run of about 23,000. This folder has an axial locking mechanism and a handle scale of carbon fiber and resin. This knife was assembled by hand. The "Final Production" designation is denoted by the "FP" after the identification number on the box sticker. Mint condition in original box.