The CRKT M16 series was designed by Kit Carson and is an ideal every day carry knife. The M16 series has the Carson flipper for easy opening with the flick of the wrist. The knives come with several different handle material options from zytel to titanium. The blades are configured in a spear point or tanto point. Each of the M16s has the CRKT autolawks system for additional safety. Kit Carson is also the responsible designer for the CRKT M21 series.