Gerber Remix

2 reviews
5-star:   0
4-star:   0
3-star:   1
2-star:   0
1-star:   1

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Pretty good knife, holds its edge quite a while. Very…

Rating: rated 3.5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $25

Pretty good knife, holds its edge quite a while. Very durable, I've had it completely submerged in water several times fishing and whatnot, and there is no stain or rust. The finger hole is good because it keeps your hand and finger away from the somewhat large blade. Some grime gets into the folding part and doesn't fold as smoothly, but other than that it is perfect.

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I purchased this knife for the purpose of an everyday…

Rating: rated 0 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $25

I purchased this knife for the purpose of an everyday carry that I didn't mind tearing up. It has decent 440A steel I believe although I read somewhere it is 440C. I am getting off track, but the blade holds a great edge and mine was relatively stain free after several months of use.

The whole design of the knife is very functional and comfortable. The finger hole allows very comfortable and precise cutting. It is a touch heavy, but very cool.

The reason I cannot recommend this knife to anyone is the lock failed and has now rendered the knife useless and more importantly dangerous. There is a plastic piece on top of the knife that I assume holds the sliding style lock in place. That piece has come loose and the part near the blade tang has managed to loosen itself upwards. Had this piece been metal I feel the lock would have done its job. Now all I have is a very wobbly razor sharp piece of art.

I now carry a Cold Steel brand AK-47. It has better steel. More importantly it has a lock that will hold up to fantastic amounts of stress. Remember, no reason to have a knife if you don't have fingers.

Conclusion: You might lose your fingers. Should be taken off the market.

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Gerber's Remix page.

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The Gerber Remix Tactical TANTO Serrated is the perfect knife for all occasions. Whether you are going on a hike or are using this for your everyday carry knife, this option will suit just about anyone. This product features a 3.0" (7.6cm) TANTO Blade, offering a Strong Straight Sword-Like Blade that will cut through just about anything. This knife features a newly designed Thumb Lift, which offers Stability and Safety while Cutting. Also featuring One-Hand-Opening, this Knife can be Opened-One-Handed with Ease and Quickness. The G-10 Composite Handle allows for a Firm No-Slip Grip for your Safety. This Knife is Thin-and-Lightweight weighing 4.6oz (130.4g) making it ideal to Carry-In-your-Pocket with the Tip-Up Pocket Carry Clip. Order the Gerber Remix Tactical TANTO Serrated for your Every-Day Carrying Knife Today! The Knife has a Folded Length of 4.68" (11.89cm), an Overall Length of 7.86" (20cm) and a 7Cr17Mo Steel Blade.

- SunnySports

The distinctive Gerber Remix serrated knife sports easy 1-handed opening and a large finger hole for enhanced grip and stability.

- REI

We're spinning the hits with this all-around hero of a knife. Lightweight, but strong, the one-hand opening Remix features a large finger hole for extra stability and grip. The titanium nitride coated aluminum handles don't just look cool, they add support and corrosion resistance.

- Mountains Plus

Gerber Remix Serrated Knife - This lightweight but strong knife can be opened with one hand and offers a large finger hole for extra stability and grip. The half-serrated blade and liner are made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel; the handle is made of titanium nitride-coated aluminum, which is strong and corrosion resistant as well. Constructed with a wedge knife blade lock for safety and a stainless steel clip on the side of the knife that allows it to be hooked inside your pocket for easy access. Imported..

- Eddie Bauer