What does CRKT mean on a knife?

Columbia River Knife & Tool
Columbia River Knife & Tool (CRKT) was started in Tualatin, Oregon in 1994 by Paul Gillespi and Rod Bremmer, two former Kershaw employees.

What country makes Crkt knives?

(CRKT) is an American knife company established in 1994, and currently based in Tualatin, Oregon, United States. The company’s president and sales executive is Rod Bremer and the finance executive is Peggy Bremer….Columbia River Knife & Tool.

Type Privately Owned
Website www.crkt.com

Where is the Crkt squid made?

The Squid is an everyday carry folding knife from designer Lucas Burnley of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Based on the concept of a compact pistol, it’s small in size and big on ability. Don’t let the 2.14″ blade fool you; this is a full-on, tactically inspired knife that’s ready to take on your largest cutting challenges.

Where is the Crkt Pilar made?

The Pilar has a blade length of 2.4” counting the choil, and an actual cutting edge of 2”. The handle is 3.5” long, and its overall length is 6”. It weighs 4.2 oz. and is made in China.

Where is CRKT located?

Tualatin, Oregon
Where are your knives made? CRKT is a family owned/operated company based in Tualatin, Oregon.

What are river knives for?

A river knife serves as a rescue knife, and as such has specific features. Utility and river knives cannot be used interchangeably.

Where is the CRKT squid made?

Is 8Cr14MoV good knife steel?

8Cr14Mov and it’s variants (including 8Cr14MoV) is actually excellent steel for the money. Like AUS-8, it lacks the edge retention of the higher end steels but can take a wicked edge and is reasonably tough and corrosion resistant. For EDC knives in the $35 and under bracket 8Cr13MoV is really tough steel to beat.