Columbia River Knife and Tool have produced Kit Carson's popular M16 line in many variations over the past decade. The Zytel handle version has built the largest user base of all. These CRKT knives are built for function, not fad, and they are exceptional values.
The all new CRKT M16 ZLEK line uses their very successful InterFrame construction, with tough, textured Zytel scales over a 420J2 stainless steel liner InterFrame and solid Zytel back spacers. The handle is assembled with superior offset Torx fasteners.
For professional use, CRKT added a seat belt cutter to the Carson Flipper, and a tungsten carbide window breaker at the butt. Automobile side windows shatter with one quick whack from the butt of the knife.
All components receive on this CRKT M16 Knife have a tough tactical black coating. The Flipper can be pressed for fast one-hand opening, and creates a blade guard when open. CRKT used their premium AUS 8 high-carbon stainless steel for the blade
M16-14ZLEK. The "Big Dog" M16 is a hefty 6.2-ounce knife with a 3.75"- long Tanto blade that is able to tackle virtually any emergancy task. This larger model features a four-position clip, allowing carry on belts or webbing? tip up, tip down, left or right. Please note: These knives are not designed for tip-up inpocket carry.
CRKT M16-14 Black Zytel Handle Tanto Point Combo Edge Knife - M16-14ZLEK Specifications:
- Overall Length: 9.25 in.
- Blade Length: 3.75 in.
- Blade Thickness: 0.138 in.
- Blade Material: AUS-8 (Stainless)
- Blade Rockwell: 58-59HRC
- Opening Mechanism: Flipper
- Lock: Liner Lock
- Safety: Auto LAWKS
- Closed Length: 5.50 in.
- Handle Material: Zytel
- Liner(s): Stainless Steel
- Clip: Stainless Steel
- Weight: 6.20 oz.