The Kizlyar Supreme brand is quite young, it was created recently, in December 2011, but despite this, it has already developed and offers users an extensive line of knives of the most different directions. Knife Vendetta AUS-8 Satin belongs to the tourist series of products Kizlyar Supreme.
Tourist knife Vendetta AUS-8 Satin from Kizlyar Supreme, review, tests and impressions of the knife and its scabbard.
Unusual, not at all classic, forms of tourist knife Vendetta immediately attracts attention. Distinguishing it from the bulk of the already familiar forms and forcing him to hold his gaze.
cord lanyard. Speaking of the regular Vendetta knife lanyard included in the kit. It performs a purely decorative function, in most cases it only interferes with work and will probably be useful only as an extension of the handle length when cutting.
spoons, or dig a hole in the ground. Of course, after such an application there is an expected risk of losing the sharpness of sharpening the cutting edge or damaging the surface of the utensils used.
garbage, and sharpening at home will be more convenient on devices such as Spyderco Tri-Angle. Since it will be inconvenient to do this on simple rectangular grinding whetstones due to the peculiar line of the cutting edge of the blade of the Vendetta knife. It should be noted that in comparison with the blades of the classic-shaped knives, the editing and sharpening of the Vendetta knife require more time, more work, accuracy and attention in order to withstand the same angle in all three sections of the knife blade.
Review and test of the nylon belt sheath for the tourist knife Vendetta AUS-8 from Kizlyar Supreme.
Vendetta sheaths require a separate and detailed view. I must admit and pay tribute to Kizlyar Supreme. In this case, a rather good symbiosis of a knife and scabbard turned out. With the quality and accuracy of manufacture, too, everything is in order. It can be seen that the manufacturer approached the design and manufacture of the sheath for the tourist knife Vendetta with all seriousness.
waist belt up to 8 centimeters wide. Moreover, due to the sewn-in Velcro, it is in the place where the placement of the sheath is most convenient. And even if the belt is completely narrow, the reliability of the fastening will not be affected. A Vendetta knife with a sheath will not move randomly.
General conclusion after testing the tourist knife Vendetta and its sheath.
In general, the Vendetta AUS-8 knife was liked. With the tasks it copes with. I believe that the questions of the convenience of working with him will be different for everyone. The unusual shape of the knife blade does not give him any special advantages. In some cases, on the contrary, it interferes. The scabbard is generally satisfactory; it requires some refinement and correction of the annoying mistakes made by manufacturers due to carelessness or ignorance of the subject.
Would I keep a Vendetta knife for myself? Did he use it as constant during trips and outings? Yes, I would. Yes, it has. Sometimes you want to have not only a practical, utilitarian, functional knife, but also just a little unusual, defiant, attractive.