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Columbia River® Nirk Tige

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Columbia River® Nirk Tige

Columbia River® Nirk Tige

Brand: CRKT

Pre-order only. Available after: 03/31/2015

Ships after: 03/31/2015

It all began in 2010 when Glenn Klecker approached Brian Tighe to raise the possibility of collaborating on a knife design incorporating his new NIRK™ Lock mechanism because its unique construction allows for a design freedom that traditional liner locks did not afford. The resulting collaboration resulted the NIRK-Tighe™ custom knife which immediately won the Most Innovative Custom Design Award at the 2010 Blade Show. All that was left for CRKT® to do was to convert the custom knife into a faithful production model. Their version of the NIRK Tighe features 420J2 stainless steel frames which are stamped, then machined and coated with blue titanium nitride. Finally, the frame exterior is satin polished, giving the blue interior coating, a stunning effect.

·AUS-8 stainless steel blade
·Thumb hole
·Blade flipper
·420J2 stainless steel handle with blue titanium nitride coated liners
·NIRK™ lock mechanism
·Pocket clip
·Lanyard hole
·3-7/8" drop point blade
·Blade width: 1-1/4"
·Blade thickness: 1/8"
·5-1/4" closed
·Made in Taiwan