Photo Gallery: Five Hot Folders and Automatic Knives from Kershaw and ZT

Photo Gallery: Five Hot Folders and Automatic Knives from Kershaw and ZT

Over the years Kershaw and Zero Tolerance  have come up with sharp designs that almost always surpass expectations. Whether it is a handy general-use folder or a fixed blade with a tactical flair, the brands’ knives not only look good, but also perform.

Kershaw and Zero Tolerance both also waste little time resting on their laurels, leading the way in cutting-edge innovation. And the brands have continued to do so recently with a slew of new knives certain to get enthusiasts, well, enthused. Here is a look at three sweet automatic knives from Kershaw and two manual folders from Zero Tolerance that cut to the quick of top-notch engineering.

Kershaw Launch 3

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Kershaw didn’t skimp with the Launch 3, giving the automatic knife the extras to make it a faithful companion. Perhaps the most striking is the rich black-oxide coating on the blade. The finish is certain to keep the knife’s 3.4-inch CPM 154 blade in top-notch shape for years to come. The black-oxide also gives the Launch 3’s overall design a flawless look, as it seamlessly melds into the streamlined anodized aluminum handle. Like the other models in the series, the Launch 3 features a reversible pocket clip and recessed push button that thwarts accidental blade deployments. MSRP: $159.

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