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AVAIR M390 Framelock Folding Knife (Micro-Slash Milled & Contoured 6AL-4V Titanium)

The AVAIR folding knife is finally here! With over 2+ years of design and R&D I'm pleased to say that this knife finally embodies everything I wanted in a perfectly designed minimal EDC folder knife. Optional SKIFF bearings and fully skeletonized 6AL-4V Titanium scales surrounding our custom compound ground Böhler M390 blade make this knife a true high-end folding knife contender. The timeless design and minimal architecture of the AVAIR isn't something you see in most high-end folders until now — this isn't just another folding knife, it's truly outstanding!

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Optional Customizations & Add-On's:

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Please understand that we hand build each knife to order. Each knife is also numbered with a unique build number. Due to the high demand specifically on the AVAIR M390, we kindly ask you to give us 3-5 business days to get your order shipped. We will update this message when the current batch is SOLD OUT.

We know you will love this knife, but If you are not 100% satisfied within 30-days, return it without any questions asked!

The Ultimate Premium Folder For Your Inner Minimalist

I designed the AVAIR to perfectly embody everything I wanted in an ultimate titanium framelock folder. With over 2 years in development and countless improved prototypes, the AVAIR now stands as a true work of art and style with an eye on minimalism. It's unique subtle but minimal pyramid-wedge profile makes it highly unique, but also highly ergonomic in the hand. I worked hard to incorporate both straight and curved lines while maintaining a cohesive modern and minimal design that will last and look good for a lifetime. Every detail has been taken into consideration, from the optimized weight-reduced skeletonized and CNC contoured 6AL-4V Titanium scales, to the real BÖHLER M390 MICROCLEAN blade steel imported from Kapfenberg, Austria. Our custom turned screws are also fully contoured to the body and machined in place for near zero tolerances. This isn't an easy knife to make, but with each use, I believe the AVAIR will exceed all expectations as the ultimate high-end titanium frame lock knife.

  • The Ultimate Minimalistic Titanium Framelock EDC Folding Knife!
  • 6AL-4V Grade-5 Titanium Contoured/Slightly Convex Scales with matching Ti rear spacer. available in blasted Titanium, or optional DLC jet-black.
  • BÖHLER M390 MICROCLEAN blade steel imported from Kapfenberg, Austria
  • Designed, Inspected and assembled in the US with parts from USA, CN and Kapfenberg, Austria.
  • Ultra smooth operation gliding on brass caged black ceramic bearings or optional SKIFF bearings if chosen. (SKIFF bearings make this knife feel out of this world)
  • Optional +$25 micro-milling perfectly aligned to the custom 5-sided pivot screw and micro-milled into both RH sure sides for an ultimate minimal design appearance.
  • CNC’D 6AL-4V Titanium Deep-Carry Clip — reversible for LH or RH carry attached to a custom rear spacer that meets perfectly with the blade when closed.
  • Optional MICRO-SLASH milling, or PVD/DLC Jet-Black coating on either smooth or MICRO-SLASH milling.
  • Ceramic Detent Ball for smoother operation and longevity
  • Replacable dual-screw mounted lock-bar insert with included extended-length +.01mm lockbar insert for future peace of mind.  Grind this down to the perfect locking position after a lifetime of use if needed.
  • One-Handed Flipper Deployment Operation
  • Each knife is numbered with a signed certificate of authenticity from Exceed Designs and LIFETIME WARRANTY against manufacturing defects when you register.
  • Scales: 6AL-4V Grade 5 Titanium Contoured, Skeletonized and Lightened Handles.
  • Blade Steel: BÖHLER M390 MICROCLEAN blade steel imported from Kapfenberg, Austria (Not the cheap China made “M390”) Each blade is also hardened at the same facility utilized by other high-end brands in CN to the optimum HRC.
  • Rear Spacer: 6AL-4V Grade 5 Titanium Alloy
  • Deep-Carry Clip: reversible deep-carry pocket clip for RH/LH carry.
  • Screws: High-Grade Stainless CNC-contoured bolts with other high-grade stainless CNC’d Screws.
  • Box: Hight-grade foam EVA in magnetic closable cardboard box with soft-touch and UV coated gloss-logo cover.
  • 1X — Fully Assembled M390 AVAIR
  • 1X — Signed Certificate Of Authenticity
  • 1X — Spare T8 Center Collar Nut
  • 1X — Custom over-sized lockbar insert with ceramic detent
  • 4X — T6 Screw Replacements
  • 1X — Exceed Designs PRO S2 Metal T6/T8 Torx Tool
  • 1X — Instruction Manual
  • Other add-ons can be added at a discount when purchased together:
    • +$25 — CNC MICRO-MILLING on both sides
    • +$19 — SKIFF Bearings Add-On
    • +$15 — Extended 60mm CNC’d 6AL-4V Clip (Available LATER)
    • +$10 — Black DLC/PVD Vapor Deposition Coating
    • +$15 — Black PVD 8-Piece Screw Kit (Available LATER)
    • +$? — Other customizations and modifications for modular design changes coming later 2024…
  • 3.0oz — Current Total Weight With Blade PLEASE NOTE *We may reduce skeletonozation to aim for a weight of 3.2oz if possible.
  • 3.30″ — Blade Length When Deployed
  • 0.88″ — Handle Height
  • 0.40″ — Handle Width
  • 3.42″ — Handle Length
  • 6.12″ — In Fully Open Position  
  • 2.00″ — Deep-Carry Clip (Optional Purchase: 1.5″ Deep-Carry MINI Clip)

Made in China/USA/Austria depending on the part.  In the future we plan on utilizing a similar hybrid manufacturing approach to our TiRant RAZOR V3 where many of our custom CNC’d scales are milled in ND, USA.  Please contact us if you have any more specific questions or concerns.  We are doing our best to keep this product affordable and accessible for everyone while supporting the US job market. Outsourced parts from various countries and USA assembly is required at this time.

  • The Ultimate Minimalistic Titanium Framelock EDC Folding Knife!
  • 6AL-4V Grade-5 Titanium Contoured/Slightly Convex Scales with matching Ti rear spacer. available in blasted Titanium, or optional DLC jet-black.
  • BÖHLER M390 MICROCLEAN blade steel imported from Kapfenberg, Austria
  • Designed, Inspected and assembled in the US with parts from USA, CN and Kapfenberg, Austria.
  • Ultra smooth operation gliding on brass caged black ceramic bearings or optional SKIFF bearings if chosen. (SKIFF bearings make this knife feel out of this world)
  • Optional +$25 micro-milling perfectly aligned to the custom 5-sided pivot screw and micro-milled into both RH sure sides for an ultimate minimal design appearance.
  • CNC’D 6AL-4V Titanium Deep-Carry Clip — reversible for LH or RH carry attached to a custom rear spacer that meets perfectly with the blade when closed.
  • Optional MICRO-SLASH milling, or PVD/DLC Jet-Black coating on either smooth or MICRO-SLASH milling.
  • Ceramic Detent Ball for smoother operation and longevity
  • Replacable dual-screw mounted lock-bar insert with included extended-length +.01mm lockbar insert for future peace of mind.  Grind this down to the perfect locking position after a lifetime of use if needed.
  • One-Handed Flipper Deployment Operation
  • Each knife is numbered with a signed certificate of authenticity from Exceed Designs and LIFETIME WARRANTY against manufacturing defects when you register.
  • Scales: 6AL-4V Grade 5 Titanium Contoured, Skeletonized and Lightened Handles.
  • Blade Steel: BÖHLER M390 MICROCLEAN blade steel imported from Kapfenberg, Austria (Not the cheap China made “M390”) Each blade is also hardened at the same facility utilized by other high-end brands in CN to the optimum HRC.
  • Rear Spacer: 6AL-4V Grade 5 Titanium Alloy
  • Deep-Carry Clip: reversible deep-carry pocket clip for RH/LH carry.
  • Screws: High-Grade Stainless CNC-contoured bolts with other high-grade stainless CNC’d Screws.
  • Box: Hight-grade foam EVA in magnetic closable cardboard box with soft-touch and UV coated gloss-logo cover.
  • 1X — Fully Assembled M390 AVAIR
  • 1X — Signed Certificate Of Authenticity
  • 1X — Spare T8 Center Collar Nut
  • 1X — Custom over-sized lockbar insert with ceramic detent
  • 4X — T6 Screw Replacements
  • 1X — Exceed Designs PRO S2 Metal T6/T8 Torx Tool
  • 1X — Instruction Manual
  • Other add-ons can be added at a discount when purchased together:
    • +$25 — CNC MICRO-MILLING on both sides
    • +$19 — SKIFF Bearings Add-On
    • +$15 — Extended 60mm CNC’d 6AL-4V Clip (Available LATER)
    • +$10 — Black DLC/PVD Vapor Deposition Coating
    • +$15 — Black PVD 8-Piece Screw Kit (Available LATER)
    • +$? — Other customizations and modifications for modular design changes coming later 2024…
    • 3.0oz — Current Total Weight With Blade PLEASE NOTE *We may reduce skeletonization to aim for a weight of 3.2oz if possible.
    • 0.88″ — Handle Height
    • 0.40″ — Handle Width
    • 3.42″ — Handle Length
    • 6.12″ — In Fully Open Position 
    • 1.45″ — Usable Razor Blade Length 
    • 2.00″ — Deep-Carry Clip (Optional Purchase: 1.5″ Deep-Carry MINI Clip)

    Made in China/USA/Austria depending on the part.  In the future we plan on utilizing a similar hybrid manufacturing approach to our TiRant RAZOR V3 where many of our custom CNC’d scales are milled in ND, USA.  Please contact us if you have any more specific questions or concerns.  We are doing our best to keep this product affordable and accessible for everyone while supporting the US job market. Outsourced parts from various countries and USA assembly is required at this time.

Have more questions?  Please contact us!