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Kershaw 1600 Chive Assisted 1-15/16" Satin Plain Blade, Stainless Steel Handles

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Part Number: KS1600
Manufacturer: Kershaw Knives
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Description
KS1600: 1600 Chive
Kershaw Knives
 
THE CHIVE JUST MIGHT BE THE PERFECT LITTLE POCKET KNIFE!

With its less-than-two-inch blade, the Chive is a small knife, which makes it perfect for pocket, pack, purse, or briefcase carry. But just because it’s small doesn’t mean the Chive isn’t mighty. In fact, the Chive is perfect for just about any cutting task you’d care to ask it to do—from opening packages to breaking down cardboard boxes.

To ensure this handy little blade is always ready when you need it, the Chive is equipped with SpeedSafe assisted opening. Just pull back on the ambidextrous blade protrusion or push on the thumbstud and the blade moves out of the handle, ready for use.

The high-carbon blade steel offers good edge retention and excellent corrosion resistance. The bead-blasted finish is easy to maintain. For safety, the Chive has two locking systems. The frame lock secures the blade open so it can’t accidentally close during use. And to ensure that it won’t accidentally open during transport, the Chive is also equipped with a Tip-Lock slider to lock the blade closed when folded. In pure stainless steel, both blade and handle are easy to clean and maintain.
Features
  • SpeedSafe - Assists you to open any SpeedSafe knife quickly and easily with a manual push on the thumbstud or pull back on the flipper; built into many Kershaw best sellers.
  • Single Position - The pocketclip is in a fixed position on the knife handle; usually it is positioned for tip-down, right-handed carry, though this may vary.
  • Frame Lock - A portion of the handle (the knife frame) moves behind the blade to lock it into position during use. This is a safety feature of the knife.
Specifications
  • Blade length: 1-15/16 in. (4.9 cm)
  • Closed length: 2-7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
  • Overall length: 4-13/16 in. (9.9 cm)
  • Single-position pocketclip
  • Steel: 420HC, bead-blasted finish
  • Handle: 410 stainless steel, bead-blasted finish
  • Weight: 1.8 oz.
  • Made in USA

UPC Code: 087171160009

Frame Lock
Frame Lock
Developed by Chris Reeve, it functions like a liner lock but the lock is comprised of one of the handle scales. It's an extremely strong and easy to manipulate lock.
Pocket Clip
Pocket Clip
Includes a pocket clip for easy accessibility and a more secure carry.
Steel Handles
Steel Handles
Stainless Steel knife handles provide strength and durability while using chromium oxide to create a rust-resistant barrier.
Made in USA
Made in USA
This product is USA born and raised.
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5 out of 5
Kelly
Naples
Jan 07, 2016
Pros: Blade Material, Overall Quality, Lock Ease of Use, Weight, Ease of Opening, Blade Sharpness
Cons: None
Perfect
My husband had this knife for years, the tip of the blade broke so we sent it to Kershaw and they replaced it free, no questions! He lost it a few months ago and was very happy I bought another one for him at Christmas. It's the perfect knife for comfortably carrying in your pocket, very slim but still strong.
5 out of 5
Czab
Western New York
Jan 03, 2016
Pros: Overall Quality, Blade Sharpness, Ease of Opening, Weight, Lock Type, Blade Material, None
Cons: Handle Feel
Love this knife
This is the perfect pocket knife. Easy to open if your other hand is full or busy with something else. Keeps an edge fair well. A few strokes on the steel and it good to go. When it comes time, sharpening is a little tricky because of the "s" curve blade. An Accusharp does the trick though.
5 out of 5
Tony B
Oakland, OR
Dec 16, 2015
Pros: Lock Type, Handle Material, Blade Sharpness, Blade Material, Ease of Opening, Handle Feel, Weight, Lock Ease of Use, Overall Quality
Cons: Pocket Clip, None
Great little knife!
Open plastic on prescription bottles. Open boxes of goodies etc. Clean under finger nails.
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