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CRKT HISSATSU FOLDER Columbia River Knife and tool has teamed…

Columbia River Knife and tool has teamed with active special operations trainer James Williams to create the Samurai-inspired Hissatsu folder. With a blade length of 3.875 inches, the new folder is safely under the legal limit in most jurisdictions. The blade shape is a classical Samurai design for penetrating power as and slashing performance. Blade steel is AUS 8 stainless steel with non-reflective black Teflon coating. The CRKT Hissatsu folder locks automatically with the patented AutoLAWKS safety so it’s folder to fixed in a split second! Also now available in a new smaller version called the Heiho for $69. The Hissatsu retails at $99. (; 800-891-3100)

For a smaller alternative to Wilson’s StarTac folder (see pg. 58), they’ve again teamed up with Chris Reeve to make a special Starburst pattern small Sebenza framelock. Made of titanium and S-30V stainless steel, the Star-Benza is an ideal EDC folder loaded with Chris Reeve precision and cutting power. The Wilson signature machined Starburst grip pattern adds the perfect amount of handle traction for hard-use and visually identifies your knife as a Wilson limited edition. An exclusive lanyard with an engraved titanium bead adds a practical, finishing touch. Limited quantities are available. MSRP is $359. (; 800-955-4856)

Wayne Suhrbier of has a motto: Sane tools for an insane world! He crafts tools, martial arts weapons and knives that are meant to get any job done. His full tang Shen Lung fighter is made from 154CM blade steel. It carries a 4-7/8-inch flat ground blade and an overall length of 9-7/8 inches. Features black and natural canvas Micarta handles with stainless tube pins. The Shen Lung is equipped with a Kydex sheath that’s drilled for ambidextrous, multi-position carry using a Tek-Lok. To reach the knife and tool maker email him at

Boker USA’s new Tom Krein Pocket Bowie packs punch with its short, stout hollow grind 440C stainless blade. The handle features contoured G-10 scales with white fiber layer and its index finger choil enhances gripping action. Includes a Tek-Lok-compatible Kydex sheath with ball chain (Tek-Lok not included). Blade length is 2.5 inches and the overall length is 5.75 inches. MSRP is $49.95. (; 800-835-6433)

Time to zip your way clear in the backcountry or clear a tree of limbs for your climbing treestand in the deer woods—bring your Double Joint Gator Saw along for the ride! With the push of a button the 13-inch triple-grind saw blade folds away making transport easy. When locked in the open position, the Gator’s unique angle and non-slip handle makes cutting effortless. With an overall weight of 12 ounces and a fully closed length of 16 inches, the Double Joint Gator stows nicely into a back- or fanny pack. MSRP is $41. (; 800-950-6161)

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