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M16®-10KS Tanto vertical profile
M16®-10KS Tanto profile horizontal
M16®-10KS Tanto angled tip
M16®-10KS Tanto angled back
M16®-10KS Tanto angled feature highlight


Black / 8Cr14MoV Steel / Stainless Steel Handle

Choose Your Blade Steel

Choose Your Handle Material

The M16® -SS EDC Series - A proven knife design platform made simple, made tough, and made affordable.

If you are a fan of the Kit Carson designed M16® tactical folding knives you are going to want to check out these stainless steel (SS) variations.
  • Brute Strength Frame lock utilizes a thick lock bar to secure the blade
  • Cutting Power Triple Point™ serrations cut fibrous materials with ease
  • Enhanced Protection Black coating improves corrosion resistance
Kit Carson portrait

DesignerKit CarsonVine Grove, Kentucky

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.

Designer Bio