When you're in an accident, a seat belt can be your best friend, but when you're trapped in a burning vehicle and the unbuckle mechanism is jammed, a seat belt can be your worst enemy.
So, designer Ray Kirk set out to create a reliable emergency strap cutter and came up with the CRKT K.E.R.T. Standing for the Keyring Emergency Rescue Tool, the K.E.R.T. is a convenient tool that fits onto any keyring and can save a life in a pinch.
The strap cutter isn't limited to life-saving uses. You can use it for everyday tasks like opening boxes or cutting webbing. The K.E.R.T. also comes with a built-in screwdriver, oxygen tank opener, 1/4 inch hex wrench, and bottle opener.
If you're worried about cutting something in your pocket, the tool comes with a form-fitted vinyl slip sheath.
|Blade Material||Stainless Steel (8Cr13MoV)|
|Handle Material||Stainless Steel|
|Number of Knives/Tools||5|
|Pocket Clip Included||No|
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.