The Vintage Microtech Vector Manual Knife Black Plain Edge. This 1998 Vector manual knife has a black finished 154-CM steel blade with a plain edge. The black anodized handle has textured rubber inserts on the front side only. Includes a bead blast finished tip-down pocket clip. This Microtech Vector is dated 1998. It is in great condition comes in the original box with paperwork and sheath. The pictures below are of the actual knife for sale. This model features a finished blade with a plain edge. The hardware and pocket clip are bead blast finished.