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  1. Celebrating 25 Years of Confidence in Hand®

    Celebrating 25 Years of Confidence in Hand®

    CRKT® as it’s known today has been a quarter century in the making. From day one, we’ve put innovation and integrity first. We made a commitment to build knives and tools that inspire and endure. It was our desire to work with the best designers to bring their custom knife designs to market at an affordable price. To differentiate us...
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  2. Driven By Designers: Inside our Custom-Designer Partnerships

    Driven By Designers: Inside our Custom-Designer Partnerships

    “I don’t think people understand how much time it takes. When we say it takes 15 months to develop a knife, I don’t think people understand just how much of that is full of communication,” muses Doug Flagg, VP of Marketing and Innovation. Hardly anyone better understands this timeline and the challenge of converting a custom knife design into...
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  3. Deadbolt: Strength in Simplicity

    Deadbolt: Strength in Simplicity

    Flavio Ikoma is a legacy designer at CRKT—his powerful designs and hardworking knives are defining pillars that have held CRKT up for a quarter century. So when Ken Onion approached Doug Flagg, CRKT’s VP of Marketing and Innovation, with an incredible new knife design and a need for an equally powerful mechanism, he knew just who to call. Flavio’s...
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