CRKT Homefront Knife Field Test and Review
By Jim Clary
USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- When the original Homefront knife was introduced at the 2017 SHOT Show, it established a new standard for folder knives. It incorporated the genius of renowned bladesmith Ken Onion with the engineering expertise of design engineers at CRKT to produce the first true “field strip” knife.
The Homefront enabled the user to quickly take the knife completely apart for cleaning without tools and just as rapidly put it back together. It was a masterpiece of design that was topped off with one of Ken Onion’s superb blades.
When you have a knife that is already recognized as the “best of the best”, how do you make it better? The answer is you can’t. However, you can increase its versatility by adding the option of additional blade styles to the original field strip concept. That is exactly what Ken Onion did. In response to user requests, he produced three additional blade designs to satisfy just about every user in the field.
The first was the Homefront Tactical with a black Tanto blade.
This knife found a home with a lot of individuals working in the field, including …Read the Rest