Ancient Indonesian Utility Knife Used for Self Protection and Self Defense
Introducing the ultimate 21st Century Folding Knife from Emerson Knives. This Folding Karambit brings you the first in the next generation of folding knives. With the advantage of the Emerson "wave shaped feature", this is one of the finest personal defense weapons ever developed. Others will follow, but you will own the first and the best from the world’s leader in "Real Deal" Hard Use Knives.
- Ergonomic Handle Design fits Forward and Reverse Grip perfectly
- Can be carried for Reverse or Forward grip deployment
- Lightening quick "wave shaped opening feature"
- Total Ambidextrous opening
- 100% Made in the USA
The Karambit features Emerson’s Patented "wave shaped opening feature" or Remote Pocket Opener. In an emergency or injury situation the knife can be opened with one hand as it is drawn from the pocket.
The Emerson “wave shaped feature”, also called the remote pocket opener, is the most dynamic and advanced feature ever designed for folding knives. This device allows you to open the knife literally, as it is removed from the pocket. This makes any Emerson Knife with the “wave shaped feature” the fastest deploying folding knife in the world. Faster than an automatic, your knife is open as it comes up into your hand-ready for use. The Emerson “wave shaped feature” is now officially required on all the knives they supply to the Military Combat units, Military search and Rescue units and Law Enforcement agencies.
This knife is not available with serrations.
Emerson Knives are made 100% in America of American Materials by American Workers and owned and run by a true American Craftsman – Ernest Emerson.
- Handles - Black G-10 epoxy / glass laminate
- Lock - Aerospace grade Titanium
- Blade - 154 CM
- Finish - Black or satin
- Grind - Razor Sharp Chisel Grind
- Overall Length - 6.80 in.
- Blade Length - 2.60 in.
- Handle Length - 4.65 in.
- Blade Thickness - .125 in.
- Hardness - 57-59 RC
- Weight - 3.6
- Finger Hole Diameter - .9 in.
Care and Maintenance
Minimal care is all that is required to insure the maximum potential that your knife can provide for you. Clean the knife periodically and lubricate the pivot area with light oil, especially after exposure to salt water or acidic environment.
Your Emerson knife is built to withstand the rigors of extreme use, but it is a knife, not a chisel, screwdriver or hammer, and it is not intended for use as such. This knife is a cutting tool and is not designed for throwing. Do not use it in that capacity.
Your Emerson knife is guaranteed against defects in material and workmanship and has a limited lifetime warranty, to the original owner. This guarantee is void if the knife has been abused beyond normal wear and tear or used beyond what are considered the normal parameters for a folding knife. It is up to the discretion of Emerson Knives whether to repair or replace damaged or defective items, and they reserve the right to replace old or out of date parts with new parts as necessary. For warranty service ship the knife postage paid and insured with $14.00 (Contact them for the shipping price if outside Cont. U.S.) for return shipping directly to Emerson Knives.
Please Note: It is the customer’s responsibility to be aware of any federal, state, or local restrictions and regulations that may apply when purchasing and carrying a knife.