Kit Carson

Location: Vine Grove, Kentucky | Years Designing: 44

Kit retired as a ranking Master Sergeant and ultimately became a high profile member of the Knifemakers’ Guild. Kit designed the successful M16® knife series named one of the Top 10 Tactical Folders of the Decade by Blade Magazine. Inducted into the Cutlery Hall of Fame in 2012, Kit’s industry influence was felt far and wide. He even mentored such greats as Ken Onion. Kit passed in 2014. The Carson family requests that donations be made to the National Parkinson Foundation at Parkinson.org

6 Items

    • New
    M16®-04DB M16®-04DB
    M16®-04DB

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $140.00
    • Strong And Simple: Deadbolt® lock provides incredible strength and it's easy to use
    • Assisted Opening: Flipper deploys the blade fast
    • Smooth Opening: IKBS™ ball bearing pivot deploys the blade smooth
    • Superior Performance: D2 blade steel for excellent edge retention
    • Strong and Lightweight: aluminum handle combines strength with minimal weight
    • Low Profile: pocket clip provides secure carry
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    • New
    M16®-02DB M16®-02DB
    M16®-02DB

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $125.00
    • Strong And Simple: Deadbolt® lock provides incredible strength and it's easy to use
    • Assisted Opening: Flipper deploys the blade fast
    • Smooth Opening: IKBS™ ball bearing pivot deploys the blade smooth
    • Superior Performance: D2 blade steel for excellent edge retention
    • Strong and Lightweight: aluminum handle combines strength with minimal weight
    • Low Profile: pocket clip provides secure carry
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    • New
    M16®-03DB M16®-03DB
    M16®-03DB

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $125.00
    • Strong And Simple: Deadbolt® lock provides incredible strength and it's easy to use
    • Assisted Opening: Flipper deploys the blade fast
    • Smooth Opening: IKBS™ ball bearing pivot deploys the blade smooth
    • Superior Performance: D2 blade steel for excellent edge retention
    • Strong and Lightweight: aluminum handle combines strength with minimal weight
    • Low Profile: pocket clip provides secure carry
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  1. M4™ - 02 M4™ - 02
    M4™ - 02

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $68.00
    Rating:
    93%
    • Fast Opening: Outburst® assisted opening deploys the blade fast
    • Classic looks: G10 bolster with white bone handle
    • Classy Appearance: Satin finish blade has a modern look
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  2. M4™ - 02S M4™ - 02S
    M4™ - 02S

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $83.00
    Rating:
    85%
    • Fast Opening: Outburst® assisted opening deploys the blade fast
    • Easy Closing: Liner lock can be easily closed with one hand
    • Custom Stylings: Steel bolster with red stag handle has classic look
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  3. M4™ - 02W M4™ - 02W
    M4™ - 02W

    by Kit Carson, Vine Grove, Kentucky

    $60.00
    Rating:
    94%
    • Fast Opening: Outburst® assisted opening deploys the blade fast
    • Easy Closing: Liner lock can be easily closed with one hand
    • Custom Stylings: Steel bolster with burl wood handle has classic look
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6 Items