The Kiri-EDC, designed by Alessandra De Santis (Hydra Design) and manufactured by CIVIVI, is a small neck knife with skeletonized tang and a blade shape inspired by Japanese kiridashi tool.
The Kiri-EDC is a compact and lightweight tool that features also bottle opener built into the handle.
It comes with a Kydex sheath with a beaded chain for carrying around the neck.
- Manufacturer: CIVIVI
- Designer: Alessandra De Santis (Hydra Design)
- Project Date: 11/2018
- Release Date: 02/2020
- Blade Length: 1.8" (45.7 mm)
- Overall Length: 5.10" (129.5 mm)
- Blade Material: 9Cr18MoV
- Blade Thickness: 0.16" (4.0 mm)
- Blade Hardness: 58-60 HRC
- Blade Style: kiridashi
- Blade Grind: Flat
- Blade Finish: Stonewash / Darkwash
- Sheath: Kydex with Black Stainless Steel neck chain
- Weight: 1.55 oz. (44 g)
The handle guarantees full four-finger grip on such a compact piece and the sharp straight cutting edge is a very effective utility cutter which makes this great for all sorts of daily tasks.
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“The blade is really slicey, but imagine cutting for one hour without feeling any hot spots! The handle is an ergonomic materpiece designed by Alessandra De Santis.”