Columbia River Carson M16-12ZER Emergency Rescue Folder 3.5" Tanto Blade, Orange Nylon Handles

Part #: CRM1612ZER | Columbia River (CRKT)


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CRM1612ZER: E.R. Orange Handle M16-12Z

Dual grind Tanto-style blade giving exceptional strength.

CRKT knives designed for emergency rescue for firefighters, EMTs, highway patrol officers, and those involved in  whitewater and underwater rescue. The knives are based on CRKT production models, but have brushed blade finishes for top corrosion resistance in wet environments. Handle scales are high visibility orange Zytel®.

Combined Razor-Sharp & Triple-Point Serrated Cutting Edge
Blade: Length: 3.00” (7.0 cm)
Thickness: 0.12” (0.30 cm)
Steel: AUS 4, 55-57 HRC
Closed: Handle length: 4.25” (10.8 cm)
Open: Overall length: 7.375” (18.7 cm)
Weight: 3.6 oz. (102 g)

Small and light enough to allow for a variety of carry positions in the pocket, on belts, or on equipment. Incorporated exclusive patented* AutoLAWKS™ automatic knife safety into both M16-ER models, which automatically converts them into virtual fixed blades when their blades are open and locked.
Tough, textured Zytel® scales over a 420J2 stainless steel liner InterFrame. The frames are overbuilt for rigidity, using Zytel back spacers. Tough AUS 4 high-carbon stainless steel for the blades to give great everyday utility. Both models feature the Carson Flipper, which is not only an aid to opening the blade, especially when wearing gloves, but acts as a blade guard when the blade is open.

Aluminum Handles
Aluminum Handles
A solid, lightweight material that can be molded, textured or anodized to provide better grip under extreme conditions.


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