Dew Hara, son of legendary kniefmaker Koji Hara, is highly regarded as one of the most influential knifemaker's of our time. His traditional custom knives bleed overwhelming amounts of style and uniqueness that without question is on a whole new playing field. Named after the legendary Japanese sword that was said to have sliced a bolt of lightning in half, the Raikiri brings about the same future-forward design that is sure to please. This flipper features breakthrough "Field Strip" technology that allows the user the capability of complete disassembly without the use of tools--all done in less than a minute. From the beginning, CRKT has been driven by a single purpose: to bring useful technological advancements and entirely new product concepts to today's market. This model, the 5040, features a black aluminum handle, a modified wharncliffe style blade in a satin finish and the deep carry pocket clip is statically designed for tip up carry only on the traditional side of the handle.