New and Improved Mantis Folding Karambit

New and Improved Mantis Folding Karambit Pocket Knife
New and Improved Mantis Folding Karambit

Whatever Mantis decides to try their hand at making, they end up making the coolest version on the market. Their latest folding Karambit was built with input from their fans-the Mantis Militia-and is remarkably simple and versatile. It is also very well made without being too expensive. If you are looking for an EDC Karambit, look no further than Mantis!

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The MK-3vXb “Encore” is a result of Mantis and it’s collaboration with it’s owner’s association (the Mantis Militia). The material usage in the spine/spacer of the knife has been changed from aircraft aluminum to stainless, then PVD coated. The ambidextrous clip actually allows the user to carry the knife in either pocket while still having access to all the great quick-out options. The clip even has a logo that can be read upside down or right-side up!


Overall Length: 6″
Blade Length: 2″
Blade Material: M-vX Proprietary Tool Steel
Blade Style: Hemispherical
Handle Material: 420 Series Bead Blasted Stainless Steel with Black Oxide Stainless Spacer
Lock Style: Frame Lock
Carry System: AMBIDEXTROUS “Low Rise” Pocket Clip
Weight: 3.7 oz.
Special Features: STRONGER Stainless Steel Spacer, Ambidextrous Pocket Clip with Mantis Knives Ambidex Logo
Made in Taiwan

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