Tashi Bharucha Design Krypton 1 Satin CPM-154 Carbon Fiber Inlaid Kickstop Flipper

Model #: TBD-KRY-01
Brand: Reate Knives
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Inspired by the infamous crystal kryptonite, the Tashi Bharucha Design Krypton offers the custom makers iconic style with Reate's precision manufactured construction and the innovative Lee Williams Kickstop flipper (licensed by Lee).The sweeping lines of the handle and harpoon blade are all Tashi, maintained in all their glory by the hidden flipper when opened while still delivering excellent deployment thanks to the pivoting design. This stunning knife is out of this world. This full size version comes with a satin finished, +3.5 inch CPM-154 blade and blasted titanium handles with carbon fiber inlay.

Brand new, direct from Reate Knives.

Blade: Fully flat ground CPM-154 stainless steel comes with an eye-catching hand rubbed satin finish that pairs perfectly with the dual fullers and harpoon Tanto profile. The high flat grind offers superb slicing performance while the wide forward edge of the Tanto excels at piercing tasks, fine work and controlled cutting on flat surfaces. A bearing pivot and Kickstop flipper offer and innovate yet familiar deployment that is pleasant and functional.

Handle: A familiar faux integral design seamlessly matches two slabs of fine blasted, matte gray titanium in a rock solid frame lock construction. The front has a clean, flush pivot cap and cutouts showing the blade steel and Lee Williams Kickstop markings when open, only the latter when closed. A thin inlay of carbon fiber accentuates the flowing lines of this sleek design with a subtle color contrast. The reverse is cut for an integral frame lock equipped with a hardened steel lock face for secure, reliable lock up and safe operation. Both slabs are aesthetically contoured for a comfortable grip with an inline lanyard hole at the pommel.

Carries via a right hand, tip-up, 3D machined titanium pocket clip.

CPM-154: is a particle metallurgy version of 154CM that benefits from the refinement in the PM process providing it with an increase in toughness and easy of finishing. CPM-154 takes a very fine edge and is highly corrosion resistant. Edge retention is going to be on-par with CPM S30V while being easier to resharpen. A great all-around blade steel.


Knife Action Manual
Brand Reate Knives
Overall Length 8.50"
Blade Length 3.56"
Sharpened Length 3.25"
Blade Thickness 0.16"
Blade Material CPM-154
Blade Type Stainless
Opening Mechanism Lee Williams Kickstop Flipper
Lock Type Frame Lock
Closed Length 4.94"
Handle Thickness 0.50"
Handle Material Carbon Fiber, Titanium
Clip Material Titanium
Weight 5.30 oz.
Condition New
Country of Origin China