The Ki4481 Escort folding knife by Kizer Cutlery is a collaborative project between Kizer and custom knifemaker Dirk Pinkerton. It is perfectly suited as a robust, nimble everyday carry knife that may look subdued but will astound in its performance. It features a 3.5" drop point blade made from CPM-S35VN stainless steel with an abbreviated fuller, jimping and tactical black finish. The bearing pivot system allows for smooth blade opening, as with all Kizer knives. The ergonomics of this titanium handle are absolutely fantastic and really lock this knife into your hand extremely well. It features a lockbar overtravel prevention mechanism, replaceable steel insert, deep carry pocket clip and is a great sized folder for every task that is built with a quality anyone can appreciate.
Kizer uses high-tech wire EDM machines to cut the parts. This method is slower than laser or water jet but Kizer feels quality is worth the wait. Each component in Kizer knives is precision machined and engineered to the finest tolerances. The final fit, finish, action, and sharpness of each knife is achieved entirely by hand, employing the irreplaceable craftsmanship developed by generations of cutlery masters. Dedicated craftsman honoring the long term goal of making the best knives possible is what Kizer brings to you.
The Bladesmith Series is Kizer's collaboration/partnerships with the custom knife world. They license designs from custom knifemakers and forge a partnership utilizing the best from both sides. The custom designers bring their innovative and unique designs, while Kizer brings their highly specialized technical manufacturing expertise and quality. Together, they create products that proudly bears the names of the designer and Kizer Cutlery.
Innovation is power. Always living on the edge, always searching for the unknown, always braving the next horizon. Whether overbuilt to take on the world, or emerge stylish and full of grace, innovation is the separation from the mundane. Collaborating with some of the best creative minds in knife making and designs, Kizer presents the Bladesmith Series. Exceptional designs and impeccable craftsmanship, this is passion for never ending adventures!
Blade Length: 3.5" (89 mm)
Closed Length: 4.5" (114 mm)
Overall Length: 7.95" (202 mm)
Blade Material: S35VN Stainless Steel
Blade Thickness: 0.157" (4.0 mm)
Blade Hardness: 58-60HRC
Blade Style: Drop Point
Blade Grind: Flat
Blade Finish: Black
Handle Material: Milled 6Al4V Titanium
Locking Mechanism: Frame Lock
Pivot Assembly: Bearings
Pocket Clip: Deep Carry Titanium (Tip-Up/Down, Right Carry)
Weight: 5.4 oz. (154 g)
Designer: Dirk Pinkerton
Includes Lockbar Insert and Overtravel Preventer
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