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CRKT Carson Knives: A Legacy of Precision, Craftsmanship, and Artistry


In the world of knife enthusiasts, few brands carry the gravitas and respect of Columbia River Knife & Tool (CRKT). The Carson series, inspired and designed by the legendary Kit Carson, showcases the pinnacle of CRKT's dedication to precision, durability, and elegance.


The Carson Series - A Symphony of Elegance and Functionality


Each knife in the Carson series is a masterpiece in its own right, offering a unique blend of aesthetic beauty and unparalleled functionality.


  1. The CR-M16-04Z - M16 Z is a testament to flawless engineering with its bead blast finish AUS-8 stainless tanto blade, safely housed within a sturdy black Zytel handle. This design ensures durability while the AutoLAWKS safety feature guarantees user protection.
  2. Exemplifying sophistication, the Carson M4 Bone Scales Linerlock Folding Pocket Knife boasts a satin finish 8Cr13MoV stainless drop point blade, elegantly complemented by a white bone handle.
  3. For those with a penchant for the exotic, the Carson M4 Stag Scales Linerlock Folding Pocket Knife offers an authentic elk stag handle, while the Carson M4 Burl Scales Linerlock Folding Pocket Knife enchants with its unique burl wood handle.
  4. The sleek CR-M16-01KS - M16 Spear Point captivates with its black oxide coating, while the bead blast finished counterpart, the CR-M16-01S, promises both durability and style.


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A Legacy Honored


Kit Carson's vision was simple: design knives that are both efficient and elegantly crafted. The Carson series by CRKT brings this vision to life, offering a range of knives that aren’t just cutting tools, but also a testament to human ingenuity and craftsmanship. From the reliable Deadbolt Lock mechanism found in the M40 series to the classic designs of the M16 line, every Carson knife is an ode to perfection.


In conclusion, the CRKT Carson series is a compelling demonstration of what happens when passion meets precision. It is a promise of reliability, a testament to craftsmanship, and an invitation to experience knife-making artistry at its best.

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