CRKT Pilar 3 with D2 Steel is a Powerful Workhorse of an EDC Knife

Designed by Jesper Voxnae, the CRKT Pilar 3 with D2 Blade Steel transforms the minimalist’s sailor knife into a distinctly urban everyday carry folder while keeping the spirit of the classic and the epic tale behind its name. It’s still low profile and understated when tucked away, and carefully designed to punch above its weight when in use.

The original Pilar is named after Ernest Hemingway’s beloved boat—the 38-foot long vessel that he used for renegade surveillance of German U-boats during WWII in Caribbean waters.

The substantial 2.967” sheepsfoot blade of the Pilar III is crafted of strong D2 tool steel that keeps its edge and features a resilient stonewashed finish. The highly grippy G10 handle thrives throughout years of use and the eye-catching, off-color lanyard loop elevates the look. A thumb slot opening mechanism deploys the blade and the IKBS ball bearing pivot system makes for a super smooth rotation.

CRKT Pilar 3 with D2 Blade Steel specifications

    • Blade Length: 2.967″ (75.36 mm)
    • Handle Length: 4.256″ (108.10 mm)
    • Overall Length: 7.188″ (182.58 mm)
    • Blade Material: D2 Tool Steel
    • Blade Thickness: 0.150″ (3.81 mm)
    • Blade Style: Spear Point
    • Blade Finish: Stonewash
    • Handle Material: G10 with Stainless Steel Lock
    • Locking Mechanism: Frame Lock
    • Pocket Clip: Tip-Up, Right Carry
    • Weight: 3.80 oz. (107.73 g)
    • Designer: Jesper Voxnaes
    • IKBS Pivot
    • Brass Backspacer
    • Made in China

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