Practical EDC Cuteness | Civivi Baby Banter

Urban Knife Guy shares his thoughts on the Civivi Baby Banter with red VG10 blade steel and ivory G10 scales.

Civivi Baby Banter

The Civivi Baby Banter

The Civivi Baby Banter is designed by Ben Peterson and is the small version of the We Knife Banter. We Knife is the parent company of Civivi so it makes sense its baby has a baby version of one of their knives. Both brands are Chinese and this knife is made in China. 


  • Blade Length: 2.34″ (59.4 mm) 
  • Closed Length: 3.12″ (79.3 mm) 
  • Overall Length: 5.46″ (138.7 mm) 
  • Weight: 1.99 oz. (56.48 g) 
  • Blade Thickness: 0.090″ (2.3 mm) 
  • Blade Style: Spear Point 
  • Blade Grind: Flat 
  • Blade Finish: Red 
  • Blade Material: Nitro-V Stainless Steel 
  • Blade Hardness: 58-60HRC 

Nitro-V is a newer boutique stainless steel sold by New Jersey Steel Baron which was first released in 2017. The steel was designed and produced in collaboration with Buderus Steel. It is a version of Uddeholm AEB-L modified. NJSB added Nitrogen and Vanadium to improve edge performance, and to achieve high hardness and extreme corrosion resistance. 

  • Handle Material: Ivory G10 
  • Locking Mechanism: Nested Liner Lock 
  • Pivot Assembly: Caged Ceramic Bearings 

Pocket Clip: Stainless Steel (Tip-Up, Right/Left Carry)

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