Discovered in a private collection and brought to life. CRKT. Add to Cart Compare. Yes, the knife uses 8Cr13MoV steel and it’s a little heavy, but it’s one of the best new production knives of the past few years. The late great Kit Carson, who pioneered the flipper tab, helped propel CRKT to where it is today, thanks to his M16 series. Extremely low profile and lightweight; comfortable to carry in front shirt pocket, Recessed thumb stud with IKBS™ ball bearing pivot system deploys the blade smooth and fast, Durable glass reinforced nylon handles are lightweight with excellent grip, Lanyard Hole for Additional Keychain or Fob, Premium Materials: M390 blade steel with a titanium handle, Fast Opening: flipper with IKBS™ ball bearing pivot deploys the blade fast, High carbon stainless steel blade takes an edge well and is ideal for everyday carry, Flipper opening for fast blade deployment, Two position clip for tip up or tip down carry options, G10 handle provides exceptional grip in all weather conditions, D2 blade steel holds an edge well and black oxide finish for corrosion resistance, M390 Blade Steel with 6AL4V Titanium Handles, Flipper opening combined with IKBS™ ball bearing pivot system deploys the blade smooth and fast, Outburst® spring assisted opening deploys the blade smooth and fast, Tanto style blade with a black oxide finish for reduced glare and improved corrosion resistance, G10 handles provide exceptional grip in all weather conditions, Field Strip – Disassemble your knife for cleaning without tools, Hybrid utility blade shape; a blend of modified Sheepsfoot and Tanto with satin finish for enhanced corrosion resistance, Crawford Lockback innovation holds the blade secure when open. Discontinued. The knife itself has an interesting design that harkens back to WWII with a star on the pivot, a blood groove on the blade, and an aluminum handle. Time: ending soonest; Time: newly listed; Price + Shipping: lowest first; Price + Shipping: highest first; Distance: nearest first; View: Gallery View.