Look so good and feels so great, it’s hard to call it work. With an attractive cord-wrapped handle, this Lucas Burnley-designed fixed blade everyday carry knife pleases the eye and hand. Meanwhile, an acid-etched blade whips through tasks with precision and ease. Throughout it all, you’ll be enjoying every utility minute of it. Akari™ designer Lucas Burnley of Albuquerque, New Mexico, strives to create knives with an unparalleled level of design and function, using ever-evolving techniques and materials. He takes this approach with each of his knives, applying a combination of brutal simplicity and practicality, and a high regard for both function and visual appeal. The Akari™ hits on all these points, and leaves nothing to be desired. This knife is an impressive blend of visually intriguing lines and the Neo Japanese inspiration often found in Burnley’s work. The acid-etched blade, with its upswept style makes the Akari™ very friendly and easy to use. While the black and neon green patterned handle provides a unique aesthetic, with unmatched grip and cutting efficiency. Both will have you taking your time and enjoying your cutting tasks. This knife looks and feels so good as it’s getting the job done, you may almost forget you’re on the job. Also Available: the Achi™ (2470) Dimensions Open Overall Length 6.38 inches Weight 2.6 ounces Blade Length 2.83 inches Thickness 0.14 inches Material 8Cr13MoV Blade-HRC 56-58 Finish TiNitride Gray w/ Acid Etch Pattern Grind Hollow Style Drop point Edge Plain Handle Material Cord Wrapped Handle Liner Neon Green Faux Ray Skin Carry Carry System Glass Reinforced Nylon Sheath Weight 1.3 ounces Options Includes 1 J Hook for Waistband Carry
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!