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  • Kiri-EDC - CIVIVI
  • Kiri-EDC - CIVIVI
  • Kiri-EDC - CIVIVI
  • Kiri-EDC - CIVIVI


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)
  • Thanks to @flipmattia for this amazing shot!
  • Black Kiri-EDC
  • Ready to go out!
  • My EDC
  • From drawing to reality
  • Prototypes
  • compact and lightweight

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.