This Carson M16-01KS knife has a black EDP finished spear point blade with a plain cutting edge. This knife features the Carson Flipper for quick and convenient blade deployment and also doubles as an effective blade guard in the open position. The knife includes a reversible pocket clip for easy everyday carry. The M16-SS EDC Series – A proven knife design platform made simple, made tough, and made affordable. If you are a fan of the Kit Carson designed M16 tactical folding knives you are going to want to check out these stainless steel (SS) variations.