Is the Civivi Trailblazer the Modern Gentlemen’s Slip Joint?

Urban Knife Guy reviews the Civivi Trailblazer as an urban EDC knife.


The Civivi Trailblazer

Based out of China, Civivi is a sub-brand of We Knives that focuses on offering a functional, utilitarian, EDC product line at more affordable prices.

The CiviviTrailblazer is a slip joint knife, meaning it does not have any locking mechanism.

The blade is also under 3″ long so it is perfect for friends in the UK This knife is a modern pocket knife with a traditional vibe that makes it feel like a gentlemen’s knife.

It has a very strong back spring to minimize unintentional closures and a half stop for additional safety.

The Civivi Trailblazer is available in a variety of colors, handle materials, blade steels, and sizes. This is the SANDVIK 14C28N blade with a stonewashed finish and black G-10 scales.

  • Overall Length: 6.85″ / 174mm
  • Blade Length: 2.97″ / 75.4mm
  • Closed Length: 3.88″ / 98.6mm
  • Weight: 3.19oz / 90.5g
  • Blade Material: Sandvik 14C28N
  • Blade Hardness: 58-60HRC
  • Blade Grind: Hollow
  • Blade Finish: Gray Stonewashed
  • Blade Thickness: 0.12″ / 3mm
  • Handle Material: G10 Onlay On Stainless Steel liners Handle
  • Color/Finish: Gray,Black Back
  • Spacer Material: Stainless Steel Back Spacer
  • Color/Finish: Gray
  • Pocket Clip: Reversible, deep-carry pocket clip for tip-up carry.
  • Clip Material: Stainless Steel
  • Screws Material: Stainless Steel
  • Pivot Assembly: Bronze washers
  • Locking Mechanism: Double-detent Slip Joint


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