- Chiroptera Karambit an extremely rare combat knife, created as a result of cooperation of the Italian brand FKMD with the American Derespina Knives Brooklin NYC. Cerakote Black coated N690Co steel blade, G10 handle. Light, fast and extremely effective.
FX-590, Chiroptera extremely rare combat knife which was created as a result of cooperation of the Italian brand FKMD (Fox Knives Military Division) and Richard Derespin of the American knifemaker, owner of Derespina Knives Brooklin NYC, specializing in the design of karambit knives.
Experienced in the martial arts, he based the blade shape on the wing profile of the Chiroptera bat. The blade opens and closes lightly and smoothly, experienced karambit users will not be disappointed. Light, fast and extremely effective.
Karambit - A type of knife that was born in Indonesia, with roots dating back to Malaysia and the Philippines. It is characterized by a finger ring and a sickle-shaped blade, which is very effective in cutting - it mimics the way an eagle or a tiger's claw is torn apart. Used as a work knife and for defense.
N690Co - high carbon stainless steel with cobalt addition for structural uniformity. Hardened in the range of 58-60 HRC. Manufactured in the Austrian Böhler-Uddeholm steelworks.
Cerakote™ Black - abrasion/wear and corrosion resistant finish based on ceramic. Coating resistant to chemicals, impact strength.
Blade - with a modified Hawkbill profile. The rounded shape of the blade is very effective in cutting. The profile mimics the way an eagle claw or tiger claw tears, piercing and cutting at the same time. On the sides of the blue - Thumb Stud - a peg to open the blade. Upper jimping on the back of the blade, notched thumb ramp. Robust blade blockade - Liner-Lock type.
Handle - non-slip linings with a Rouge type texture for better grip. Made of durable, resistant to mechanical damage, chemicals and low temperatures G10 material. They do not conduct electricity, they prevent the gloves from freezing to the covers. Construction open-backed design reduces weight, simplifies cleaning. Fastening clip with the possibility of fixing in four planes (up/down, right/left). 4-way clip positions. The handle ends with a ring (Back Ring) made of T6-6082 aircraft aluminum. Makes it easy to rotate the folder around your finger, allowing you to perform traditional techniques.
Black G10 CNC - the use of CNC machine tools in the G-10 claddings production process guarantees the maintenance of high quality and repeatability of the manufactured elements. The technology enables precise cutting of complex patterns even in difficult-to-process materials, the production of which using traditional methods is labor-intensive and expensive.
Product Number: FX-590
Steel type: N690Co
Hardness of the blade: 58-60 HRC
The length of the blade: 65.0 mm / 2.56"
Thickness of the blade: 3.0 mm / 0.12"
Overall Length: 155.0 mm / 6.10"
Weight: 110.0 g / 3.88 oz
Cutting edge type: Plain (smooth)
Blade type: Hawkbill
Handle material: G-10 Black
Clip: 4-position ambidextrous, Tip-Up / Down
Producer: Fox Cutlery, Italy
Created by: Sharg® Company