Chris Reeve Mnandi Folding Knife 2.75" Chad Nichols Raindrop Damascus Blade, Titanium Handles with Striped Platan Wood Inlays - MNA-1114
CRKMNA1114: Mnandi Striped Platan Damascus
Chris Reeve Knives
The Mnandi combines the traditional high-quality performance you have come to expect from Chris Reeve Knives with the elegant qualities of a fine straight grain wood or bone to produce a stylish yet functional gentleman's folding pocket knife. This compact accessory is also appealing to the ladies. The Mnandi, pronounce mm-nun-dee, is accurately named from the Zulu word meaning very nice.
This elegant piece of art is designed with titanium handles which are inlaid with striped platan wood on the front and back. The durable stainless raindrop Damascus blade is machined with an enlarged thumb/nail recess for easy opening one or two-handed. The knife is very lightweight, only 1.25 ounces. Its handle length is 3.6 inches, blade length, 2.75 inches and overall width, 0.4 inches. The pivot pin assembly is titanium and other assembly screws and pins are stainless steel.
The Chris Reeve Knives Mnandi frame lock folding knife continues the tradition of high quality that you have come to expect from Chris Reeve Knives. An elegant, functional gentleman's (or gentlewoman's!) pocket knife, the Mnandi – pronounced mm-nun-dee – is accurately named from the Zulu word meaning "very nice".
- The titanium handles are inlaid (not overlaid!) front and back.
- The locking mechanism is the Integral Lock, popularized on the Sebenza.
- The raindrop Damascus blade is machined on both sides with an enlarged thumbnail recess for easy opening.
- The versatile pocket clip is machined from solid titanium and can be placed on either side of the knife or removed completely.
- Blade Length: 2.75"
- Closed Length: 3.625"
- Overall Length: 6.375"
- Blade Thickness: 0.09"
- Blade Material: Chad Nichols Raindrop Damascus
- Blade Style: Clip Point
- Blade Grind: Hollow
- Blade Finish: Damascus
- Handle Thickness: 0.41"
- Handle Material: Titanium with Striped Platan Wood Inlays
- Locking Mechanism: Integral; Frame Lock
- Pocket Clip: Tip-Up, Left/Right Carry
- Includes: Brown Leather Pouch; Microfiber Cloth, Fluorinated Grease; Hex Wrench
- Weight: 1.5 oz.
- Made in the USA
A nonferrous metal, it's prized for its high strength to weight ratio and is often used on higher end knives.
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
A layered steel that can be either carbon or stainless. The finished blade is acid etched to give it a unique design. Damascus is known for its toughness, and edge holding capabilities.
Developed by Chris Reeve, it functions like a liner lock but the lock is comprised of one of the handle scales. It's an extremely strong and easy to manipulate lock.
Leather is known for its durability and traditional appeal. When compared to Kydex it is preferred for its silence when bumped against other objects, as well as blade retention.
Semi-Custom or Mid-Tech knives are knives produced by a process in which the designer has more direct--but not complete--involvement; parts of these knives may still have been made by others.
This product is USA born and raised.
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