Lightweight and compact, coming in at just under 2.5 ounces and 7 mm thick, the CIVIVI Mandate is a titanium utility knife delivering the functional performance and utility of a replaceable blade with the high-end function and feel of an all titanium construction along with modern pocket clip carry. This version comes with a stonewashed black finish.
Brand new, direct from CIVIVI Knives.
Blade: Equipped with a thin stainless steel utility blade, the Mandate operates just like your standard utility knife with a spring tension slide made from titanium and delivers +2 inches of razor sharp cutting edge for slicing, piercing and general utility. Includes a total of four blades, three of stonewashed stainless steel and one Damascus for fancy dress carry.
Handle: Milled from solid, 6AL4V Titanium, the Mandate is one of the most robustly constructed utility knives you are likely to find. The handle is contoured for comfort and features milling to enhance traction in the hand as well as a generous hole for lanyard attachment.
Carries via a right hand, tip-down only, titanium pocket clip.
Includes one (1) Damascus Blade And two (2) additional 9Cr18MoV blades. Four blades total.
9Cr18MoV Stainless Steel: Chinese equivalent of 440B. High corrosion resistance and decent toughness with finer grain due to composition enhancing performance.
Chinese Damascus: Damascus offers the performance of a modern steel while delivering a unique look from the pattern welded layers and acid etched finish. Often available in multiple patterns, Damascus gives a knife a striking and singular look. The core of this blade is 9Cr18MoV stainless steel hardened to around 60 HRC for solid cutting performance.