Matthew Lerch went beyond the basics with the Argus® folding knife. It’s a spring assisted knife that includes our patented Outburst® assisted opening mechanism in tandem with our Fire Safe® mechanism to prevent the knife from firing in your pocket. Open the knife by pressing down and out on the thumb disk. The Argus® has a cold forged aluminum handle and will you make you look good even when you’re not cutting anything. Dimensions Open Overall Length 8.13 inches Closed Length 4.56 inches Weight 4.2 ounces Blade Length 3.55 inches Thickness .12 inches Material AUS 8 Blade-HRC 57-58 Finish Satin Grind Flat Grind Style Drop point Edge Plain Edge Handle Material 6061 Aluminum Lock Type Locking Liner Safety System FireSafe Carry Carry System 1 position clip (tip down)
CRKT was one of the first knife brands we picked up, that was due to the innovative designs and quality this knife line had. Below is a bit of information on this line, we hope you enjoy. CRKT® (Columbia River Knife and Tool®) was founded in 1994. From day one, CRKT put innovation and integrity first. They made a commitment to build knives and tools that would inspire and endure. CRKT collaborates with the best designers in the world and operates on a simple principle: that the greatest thing they can give their customers is Confidence in Hand. Columbia River Knife and Tool collaborates with many leading knifemakers, inventors and industrial designers who are among the most respected craftsmen and artists in the industry. They take great pride in their custom knives and CRKT production work, and they look forward to creating tha best knifes in the world. Designers like: Ed Van Hoy A.G. Russell James Williams Russ Kommer and Ken Onion Many more designers are here with CRKT, and we hope you enjoy all their fine work!