Been there done that. Grit collects in my pockets throughout the day. I learned to develop the habit of checking for it periodically. It will rub and scuff your knife badly sometimes depending how abrasive it is.
Ref the #38... It’s a very slim and graceful feel in the hand. A gentleman’s knife for light duty use.
The red sawcut 77 had to be rescaled after a heart-breaking drop on the tile floor in the kitchen in the summer of ‘16. It went back to GEC for repair and came back as a Copperhead...