Discover the CRKT Minimalist – a remarkable small and lightweight fixed blade that defies expectations with its exceptional control and adaptability. This knife may exude simplicity, but it's far from lacking in sophistication.
Created by the esteemed knife maker Alan Folts, the CRKT Minimalist draws inspiration from his acclaimed custom knives, crafted into a production masterpiece. With over two years invested in its design, Folts extensively tested and refined this blade, seeking feedback from countless individuals throughout his travels. All those subtle adjustments and improvements have unquestionably paid off.
The fixed blade showcases an elegantly contoured handle, meticulously designed to utilize the minimum amount of material while ensuring a grip that surpasses most other knives in comfort and stability. The full tang is covered by polished resin-impregnated fiber scales, accentuated by three carefully crafted finger choils. Additionally, jimping along the spine of the blade enhances control and precision during use.
Forged from reliable 5Cr15MoV stainless steel, the bead-blasted blade measures 2.125 inches, boasting a plain edge for straightforward utility. Embracing a Wharncliffe-style blade profile, the knife's unassuming appearance belies its impressive versatility.
Weighing a mere 1.1 ounces, this knife is the epitome of convenience and portability. It effortlessly fits into a custom-fitted glass-filled nylon sheath, featuring a secure detent that locks the blade firmly in place.
Whether you seek an everyday companion or a reliable tool for your outdoor adventures, the CRKT Minimalist stands ready to exceed your expectations, proving that simplicity and sophistication can coexist in harmony.
|Handle Color||Black, Green|
|Knife Type||Fixed Blade|
Columbia River Knife & Tool (CRKT), is a Tualatin, Oregon-based manufacturer of knives, tools, and accessories founded in 1994.
CRKT means Quality. All CRKT knives and tools are built incorporating the most advanced equipment and production systems available, and quality is controlled from beginning to end. Knives are built the way they should be built�?without compromising quality in any part of their creation. CRKT accessories are crafted to the same standards as the knives, so that each sheath, for example, lives up to the customers�? high expectations.
Sport & Work Knives
CRKT continues to 'think outside the box' by seeking out new and unique designs and mechanisms, just when everyone in the industry thinks they have seen it all. For example, the company is introducing the tiny McGinnis Shrimp, the
Gekkota Pocket and Golf, the ExiTool, Ta-Bar Tool, Norfork Diver and Whitewater, and Klecker NIRK�? all exciting and unusual. At the same time, it continues to broaden it�?s traditional knife models, including for the first time, Classic pocket knives, as well as the Centofante Tribute, Carson M4-02 series, and the Delegate and Vertex lines.
More natural and premium materials.
CRKT is continuing to specify the natural and premium materials that are common in the best custom knives, including more knives
with layered Micarta, G10, stag, jig bone, white bone, ram horn, and hardwoods such as thuya root, cocobolo, ebony, walnut, and burl.
CRKT Limited Lifetime Warranty: This warranty covers any defects in materials or workmanship. If one of our knives ever breaks or fails because of material or manufacturing defect, we�?ll replace the knife. This warranty runs as long as you own your knife. Coverage ends if you sell or otherwise transfer the knife to someone else, or if your CRKT knife is modified in any way.
Good quality knife, and perfect back up for field use. The blade is suitable for small game cleaning while small enough to not get in the way around your neck.