Finally came this ambiguous folding knife Gerber Gator 06064. I do not know what the manufacturer was guided by, but only on this model and its version with the serierer blade of 154CM. On all other models Gator and Gator II, blades from 420НС. Moreover, the price of the entire line, regardless of steel on the blade, is almost the same and does not exceed 40 cu.
Folding knife Gerber Gator 06064, review, review, experience.
Created in 1991 and debuting the same year at the Blade Show, the Gerber Gator 06064 folding knife immediately won the Most Innovative Knife of the Year nomination. The knife turned out to be so successful that since then many of its modifications have been released, both in folding and not folding versions.
And Gator Serrater® Clip Poin, 06079, was used by Bear Grylls when filming Iceland Survival Film.
regrind by 40. The blade itself is matte, does not glare, the processing is similar to sandblasting. The handle is large, it feels very elastic rubber. To say comfortable is to say nothing, she just lays down and sticks to her hand, and due to the rounded shapes it is pleasantly and tightly held. Due to its shape, or maybe due to a texture that imitates alligator skin, it does not slip and sits in a hand like a glove. It may not be as strong as steel, for example, but massive enough for the knife to withstand rough work.
Despite the presence of metal inserts inside the handle, the pin responsible for the operation of the lock causes concern. The fact is that he, even with effort, but agile. You can fix it probably only by filling the hole with epoxy, but in this case the whole structure will become collapsible.
Due to the construction of the blade and well-kept descents, the Gerber Gator 06064 folding knife cuts amazingly. The thoughtful and comfortable handle allows you to work for a long time without a feeling of fatigue or pressure on the palm. The minus of the knife is that it does not have a clip, holes for the lanyard and its size does not allow you to carry it in your pocket.