CRKT M21-14G

$78.99

In stock

Description

  • NEW
  • It began like a Christmas wish list. What if we could build Kit Carson’s M21 series just the way a custom knifemaker would: with a G10 and stainless steel InterFrame build and a titanium nitride-coated premium stainless steel blade? What if we could bring it in at a very competitive value price? Just like a kid on Christmas morning, we got everything we wanted. And so can you.

    The larger size M21-04G and M21-14G models are heavy-duty work knives. They’re available in your choice of Razor-Sharp or our exclusive Combined Razor-Sharp and patented (1) Veff Serrated edge grinds.

    The swedged and recurved spear point blades are made of premium 8Cr14MoV stainless steel with a non-reflective black titanium nitride finish which gives maximum corrosion resistance.

    There are many reasons custom knifemakers choose an InterFrame build with stainless steel liners and G10 scales in preference to aluminum or even titanium scales. First, the aggressive G10 texture gives unparalleled grip. Second, it is very strong. Third, it is lightweight. And finally, G10 is an insulator with a low specific heat. Therefore, it is cooler to grip in the beating desert sun, and warmer to grip at subfreezing temperatures.

    These M21 models also feature the very popular “Carson Flipper” blade extension, which aids opening and acts as an additional blade guard.

    Unlike the typical custom knifemaker, we are able to engineer our patented (2) AutoLAWKS automatic knife safety into all M21 models, which converts them into virtual fixed blades when their blades are open and locked.

    As is standard practice on CRKT folders, Teflon® bearings at the blade pivot assure velvety-smooth one-hand opening and closing, using Kit Carson’s trademark dual checkered thumb studs which also act as a blade stop.

    Every model features a removable Teflon®-plated stainless steel clothing/gear clip. All fasteners, including the clip screws, are Torx®. Liners, hardware and clip are black oxide coated.

    Dimensions
    Open Overall Length 9.25 inches
    Closed Length 5.375 inches
    Weight 5.9 ounces
    Blade
    Length 3.875 inches
    Thickness 0.14 inches
    Material 8Cr14MoV
    Blade-HRC 58-59
    Finish Titanium Nitride
    Grind Hollow
    Style Deep-Bellied Spear Point
    Edge Combo
    Handle
    Material G10
    Liners 420J2
    Lock
    Type Locking Liner
    Safety System AutoLAWKS
    Carry
    Carry System 4 Position Clip