Prices, Materials and Techniques

CCC uses only the best materials.

Custom-Tech frames and handmade knife liners are made from Grade 5 (6Al4V) Titanium sourced from the USA.

Blade steels typically used include:

Learn more about knife steels here.

For handle scales and inlays CCC typically offers:

Ceramic bearings are used on all Custom-Tech pivots.

All cutting is done using CNC technologies, incl. EDM wire cutting. This is done to meet exact tolerances that will ensure CCC knives function perfectly.

Custom-Tech knives have iBar steel lock-face insert that includes ceramic detent and over-travel stop.

All heat treating (HT) is done in-house by Clyde. This is a most critical process that makes or breaks a knife.