The Chris Reeve Mnandi is the benchmark of high-end production gentleman’s knives. Precision fit and finish along with top-of-the-line materials make this compact folder an ideal gentleman’s carry knife. This version comes with a gorgeous Devin Thomas Basketweave Stainless Damascus plain edge blade and Titanium handles with Box Elder wood inlays.
Brand new, direct from Chris Reeve Knives, USA.
Blade: Made from premium, Basketweave pattern stainless Damascus custom-made by Devin Thomas, the blade is deployed via a large milled nail nick for quick access. Opening and closing the Mnandi is buttery smooth thanks to the oversize bronze washer pivot construction and ultra tight tolerances. Acid etched to reveal the striking, pattern welded pattern, the stainless Damascus blade has a striking visual appeal and modern performance.
Handle: Warm, rich, and highly figured Box Elder wood scales have been inlaid into the titanium handles on the front and back of the knife. Fit and finish is the pinnacle of precision with a handsome satin finish on the flats and contrasting matte gray bead blast on the edges for enhanced traction. The timeless Reeve Integral Lock or frame lock is flawlessly executed for smooth operation and solid, reliable lockup and secure operation. Includes a leather slip pouch for storage or carry, a tube of fluorinated grease, Chris Reeve microfiber cloth, single Allen key and information packet.
Carries via a reversible, tip-up 3D machined titanium pocket clip.
Date of Birth: January 27, 2020
Thomas Stainless Damascus: Stainless Damascus offers the performance of a modern stainless steel while delivering a unique look from the pattern welded layers and acid etched finish. Available in multiple patterns, stainless Damascus gives a knife a striking and singular look. Nichols Damascus is composed of AEB-L and 304 delivering excellent corrosion resistance and toughness with good hardness for edge retention.