The knife can be withdrawn quickly and if done right the knurling acts like a wave feature and the knife opens as it comes out. CRKT Tactical Blade Pocket Folder Knife EDC . Failure to properly maintain your knife also may cause its mechanisms to not function properly, which could result in injury to you or damage to the knife. $148.99. So I bought a CRKT provoke and fell absolutely in love and will be buying more Karambits (fox 599 already ordered) I discovered you can wave the provoke open similar to an emerson wave but I've put a hole in 2 sets of jeans now...anyone else have this problem? Slow to open ,even slower to close. The lock action is absolute with a solid snap into position with zero play on any part. We'll just have to be patient. Solid build, quality materials. FAST 'N FREE. If you don't tighten them in time, the screw heads can hit and mar the frame (as I found out.) Also, I wouldn't take the "2 weeks" as written in stone; the rep. may have been guesstimating. I didn't ask about the material. For more than 20 years, CRKT has put innovation and integrity first, making a commitment to … Funky, solid little knife with only one gotcha. 1. Worth the money? Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Pros: Very unique. The 6061 T6 aluminum handles that house a discreet tip-down pocket clip. Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by Sharperthansticks, Mar 25, 2019. This knife arrives with stepped up D2 blade steel, a handle in black stonewash finish, a frame lock for safety, and friction grooves on the drop-point blade for a secure grip. Really cool thought and design, but totally missed its mark with application and development. Exclusively available for CRKT.com, this Burnley-designed everyday carry knife is compact in stature but packs heat in the features department. Works minimally with jeans. Received the Provoke sheath today. Protect. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Reviews and Ratings for Columbia River CRKT 4040 Kinematic Provoke Folding Karambit 2.41" D2 Black Plain Blade, Black Aluminum Handles (8 reviews) 4.4 out of 5 stars. 4 star. CRKT Provoke "Earth" Kinematic Morphing Karambit Folding Knife (2.4" Brown) Brand new, never carried or used, no box. Takes two hands and tool to close, lever closing spring too stiff. We have taken pride that CRKT® products are designed by some of the world’s leading custom knifemakers and industrial designers. You might want to give Sugru a try. Each is numbered, features the 25th anniversary logo, and is crafted in Italy of top-quality M390 blade steel and 6AL4V titanium handles. Reviewed in the United States on January 23, 2019. Columbia River CRKT 4040 Kinematic Provoke Folding Karambit … (I'll check for the box but generally, I do not save them) Asking $155 $145 shipped, PayPal and CONUS only. 53 $199.99 $199.99. Please try again later. Can open with thumb or a flick. (15) 15 product ratings - CRKT M16-01Z Spear Point Pocket Knife NIB factory sealed. It is very well made. CRKT® accessories, including deployment systems, carry systems, and sharpeners, have a one-year limited warranty against defects in material or manufacturing. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. The CRKT Provoke is a Joe Caswell designed folding karambit that offers tactical ingenuity, with the first ever Kinematic forward opening blade. The Provoke knife draws on ancient karambit design but it’s hiding a futuristic secret. CRKT Knives History Born in Oregon in 1994, CRKT (Columbia River Knife and Tool) is an American company known for distinction in design, selection, and quality. Please try your search again later. The 2019 new CRKT line up is arriving, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. . Won’t be getting another. CRKT. It is very well made. To do right by this momentous occasion, we’re celebrating with a limited run of 500 premium 25th Anniversary Italian Homefront™ knives built with Field Strip. In my case the provoke isn't tearing up my pocket because of the screws or the clip but I think the tip of the blade is catching the inside of the pocket when I wave deploy it; which I find super easy to do. I've only had it in my hands for less than an hour, so these are all just initial impressions but I think that they will be lasting opinions. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I understand the importance of having quality tools and also living within a budget. The blade thickness is 0.209” and it is black titanium nitride coated to add corrosion resistance. In addition to its menacing look is a construction that is very definitive of CRKT products. The first knife ever to feature Kinematic® technology, it stays neatly tucked away in transit and comes to life when there’s trouble afoot. 5 star. I don't have a bad thing to say about this, save a few caveats. Ok, I got my CRKT Provoke today and I'm glad that I "only" had to pay $100 for it and that I didn't buy 2 more at that price as I could have. Very easy to open one handed with your thumb, but closing takes a little practice as the lock is stiff. A low profile pocket clip rests flush with the handle while knife is in use for improved ergonomics. The weight and curved blade in that sense is a plus and not a detriment. A little heavy for a pocket folder but definitely manageable, Good knife for close fight but too Overpriced, Reviewed in the United States on July 28, 2019. Does not work well with tactical pants or pants with with a double patch to minimize wear caused by a knife clip. It looks better than what I've seen of the sheath that comes w/the Chinese knockoff and I assume the Provoke is better than the Chinese knockoff of the knife too. 1 star. Reviewed in the United States on February 10, 2019. The first is that this is a fighting knife and not a utility blade. The clip on the Provoke is just too tight to clip in my cargo pants pocket – darn it! After loosening them and playing with it a bit, I noticed the screws don’t twist back and forth with the hinge movement, which causes them to tighten with each deployment. Provoke™ Designed by Joe Caswell in Newbury Park, California ... A noteworthy tool in history; a defining design in the CRKT story. So, if the numbers provided by CRKT are correct they are not made using the same tooling as the Provoke. Probably not, but would I spend it on this knife again? Pocket clip is very difficult to use. CRKT Provoke Kinematic EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Morphing Karambit, Veff Serrations, D2 Blade Steel, Kinematic Pivot Action, Integrated Safety Lock, Low Profile Pocket Clip 4040V 4.8 out of 5 stars 28 Too expensive for such low functionality. . Be careful where you point it. The CRKT Provoke is a Joe Caswell designed folding karambit that offers tactical ingenuity, with the first ever Kinematic forward opening blade. Reviewed in the United States on May 20, 2019. 0. 4. The putty like substance is a moldable silicon glue that's very tough and durable when dry. Other options New from $175.43. Screws tightened with each deployment, immobilized knife by 4th deployment, Reviewed in the United States on August 30, 2019. It looks better than what I've seen of the sheath that comes w/the Chinese knockoff and I assume the Provoke is better than the Chinese knockoff of the knife too. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. Dimensions are slightly smaller though. $175.50 - $226.58. In the closed position, the blade nestles alongside the handle. It can also cause your knife to break or fail and the CRKT® limited lifetime warranty will not apply. When CRKT, one of brands I regularly carry announced it, I was ecstatic. After about 4 flicks, the knife was once again immobilized (in various positions, as this KEPT happening) and couldn’t be moved until the screws were loosened. EverydayCarry is a reader-supported startup. Yes, CRKT copies. Moreover, the CRKT Provoke is quite cumbersome as an EDC tool when compared with other knives with the same edge length. Reviewed in the United States on July 10, 2019. Reviewed in the United States on August 19, 2019. Best Match. eBay; Brands; CRKT; Skip to page navigation. Fun design. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I called CRKT's customer service. I wonder if some flex seal on the inside of the pocket would do the trick. SOLD ON eBAY Returned the next day. You are here. CRKT Squid Folding Pocket Knife: Compact EDC Straight Edge Utility Knife with Stainless Steel Blade and Framelock Handle. The Chinese clones do come with a very nice multi-position kydex sheath thats easy to draw from, and with some practice you can get it out and open in one quick movement.