Gerber Reviews

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Gerber Epic Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars Excellent as a backup fixed blade when camping, or as an EMS boot knife. I like it because it's a "small-ish" fixed blade (better/stronger than…
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Gerber Freescape Camp Saw

rated 2 of 5 stars Looks great, and the folding mechanism is clever, but it's too small, and I was disappointed in the quality... Ease of Use (4/10): I'll talk…
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Gerber Ghostrike Fixed Blade

rated 4 of 5 stars Awesome knife, very light, easy to conceal. I'm very happy with it. It fits nicely on my belt and it conceals very well. I certainly recommend…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Survival Hatchet

rated 5 of 5 stars This hatchet is a great everyday for anyone who is in the market for one. It is very versatile, and since it is made by Gerber it comes with…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Survival Hatchet
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Gerber Exchange-A-Blade Saw

rated 2.5 of 5 stars Accepting the Gerber Exchange-A-Blade Saw for what it is and what it is not, will help greatly when sizing up a cutting task. I've owned the…
photo: Gerber Exchange-A-Blade Saw
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Gerber FAST Draw

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is a good quality for the price knife that has the added benefit of an assist feature that really helps with one-handed opening of the…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Fire Starter

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I love this firestarter. It really does the job each and every time! Overall I think this is a great product and I am quite happy with my purchase!!
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Gerber Exchange-A-Blade Saw

rated 0.5 of 5 stars Handle started falling apart almost immediately. Lock button pops out of place. Piece of junk! Spend your money on something else. Handle started…
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Gerber Sliding Saw

rated 5 of 5 stars It weighs almost nothing, fits almost anywhere, and cuts almost anything (wooden). Worth its weight in gold. I've owned the Gerber Sliding Saw…
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Gerber Mini Covert FAST

rated 5 of 5 stars As a modern version of the fixed blade Fairburn knife of WW II, it is an excellent tactical knife. It may not be viewed well in NJ and other…
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars The Big Rock Camp Knife is a great general-purpose fixed-blade camp knife. While it does use cheaper materials, it is relatively inexpensive…
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Gerber Obsidian

rated 5 of 5 stars I like this knife for a number of reasons. Notably it has a double lock mechanism so it will never shut on my fingers. The compact size means…
 
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 4 of 5 stars Accessible, rugged protection. The reason I bought this knife is the pocket clip, which makes the knife easily and readily accessible when I…
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Gerber Gator Combo

rated 2 of 5 stars A disappointing product from Gerber who is normally renowned for quality and innovative equipment. This appears to be a gimmick aimed at the…
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Gerber Air Ranger

rated 5 of 5 stars Can't go wrong. Perfect knife, use it every day! One-handed opening is flawless. Works in office, home, or in the field. Can't even feel it…
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Gerber Outrigger, Serrated

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This knife is fantastic when you're in a pinch! The assisted opening makes it easy to take out and open with one hand, while the belt clip keeps…
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Gerber Shard Keychain Tool

rated 4 of 5 stars There when you need it. Great item to have when you are in a pinch and need to bolt something down or pry something up.
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Gerber Bear Grylls Survival Hatchet

rated 3 of 5 stars Good survival hatchet. This is a great tool to have in primitive situations. Hatchet over saw any day. Won't bind like a saw. Me and buddies…
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Gerber LMF II Survival

rated 4 of 5 stars If you plan on investing in a fixed-blade which will outlast even the coming zombie apocalypse, then you've made the right choice. I have been…
 
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Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point

rated 3 of 5 stars Loved the knife. Disappointed in the warranty support. Had the knife for years. My go-to blade for hiking and camping. Used for overall needs…
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Gerber Multi-Plier 600 Bluntnose

rated 5 of 5 stars Awesome muti-tool. We use them in my unit for all things and they are very reliable. The head of the tool slides out very easy. I use the pliers…
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Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point

rated 5 of 5 stars So good...I bought three! I was TRYING to keep this one a secret....but.... This knife is a great value, and is sold at big box sporting and…
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars For the money...unbeatable. Thought I'd add my two cents on this blade. I've had it for a couple years now. I paid $30. It's a substantial knife…
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Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point

rated 5 of 5 stars The Gerber Profile is one of the top camp knives you'll find. With its durability and corrosion resistance you won't need to buy another for…
photo: Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point
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Gerber Bear Grylls Survivial Torch Flashlight

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A handy bushcraft/survival flashlight that is highly water resistant and bright enough for night-time activities. So far this flashlight is…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Survivial Torch Flashlight
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Gerber Paraframe I

rated 5 of 5 stars This folder has been a go-to knife in my "sharps box." It has been great for every day carry and has stood up to some rough use on weekend packing…
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Gerber Mini Paraframe Tanto

rated 5 of 5 stars An amazing EDC knife for any job and cheap too! The Gerber Mini Paraframe Tanto is a great knife used for day-to-day jobs as well as being prepared…
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Gerber Suspension

rated 3 of 5 stars A decent value given the tool set, but recognize that this is a physically heavy multitool intended for light or medium-duty use. The Gerber…
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Gerber Ripstop I

rated 3 of 5 stars This knife is a pretty great EDC with a very sharp combination blade. It has a slim profile and fits in a pocket well, with a strong pocket…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a good solid knife for the money. There are better out there, but they will cost a lot more and it is debatable truly how much better…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 4 of 5 stars Half decent knife that won't break the bank. I picked up my mini Evo on sale at K Mart. I paid a whopping $10 for it. The knife has gone on…
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Gerber Epic Knife

rated 4.5 of 5 stars In my opinion, this is good knife for backpackers and river runners. Small and light enough that you'll hardly know you're carrying it, but…
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Gerber Gator Combo Axe II

rated 4 of 5 stars Surprisingly durable, decent hatchet. The Gerber Gator Axe 2 is a decent hatchet (despite its name, it really falls into the hatchet category),…
photo: Gerber Gator Combo Axe II
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Gerber Outrigger Mini

rated 5 of 5 stars A great assisted opening knife that is lightning fast and excellent for everyday carry! This is my first assisted opening pocket knife and I…
photo: Gerber Outrigger Mini
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 4 of 5 stars Overall a very good pocket knife that I carry with me when I am not wearing a multi-tool. There are a couple of draw backs too it, including…
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Gerber Freeman Guide

rated 3.5 of 5 stars I bought this to be my primary fixed blade camping knife but it is too small IMO to serve that purpose (at least for someone with my size hands).
 
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Great all-around camp knife. Beefy enough for the tough work, but small enough to work around the camp kitchen. I got this knife after first…
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Gerber Prodigy Tanto

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is a good deal on a quality American knife. The knife is well balanced and has a nice thick blade that holds an edge fairly well. The weak…
photo: Gerber Prodigy Tanto
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Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point

rated 5 of 5 stars This review is for the Gerber Profile FIXED BLADE knife. It is very similar to the folding knife in appearance. It's super tough and is an excellent…
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Gerber LMF II Survival

rated 5 of 5 stars Best fixed blade knife I've ever owned. I have had this knife for over 3 years. I've used it for everything and anything you can think of. From…
 
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is a pretty decent blade for the price point. It's nice and compact (perhaps a bit too small) and fits easily in the pocket. Ease of Use:…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Well built knife that comes with fire starter and good-quality sheath with built-in sharpener. I purchased this knife new and have not been…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great knife that you won't be afraid to abuse as a reliable tool. After considering purchasing a more expensive knife like an Ontario or KaBar…
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Gerber Suspension

rated 1.5 of 5 stars Broke half the pliers during everyday use. The metal changes color way too easily when used with a fire starter, however the back of the saw…
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Gerber Profile Fine Edge Drop Point

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This foldable-locking knife is great for trekking and 'around-the-camp' activities and jobs. The knife locks in place when fully extended and…
 
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Gerber Bear Grylls Parang

rated 5 of 5 stars Ridiculously sharp replacement for your machete and hatchet! Although a bit bulky and heavy for what it is, it is in fact a replacement for…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Parang
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Gerber Freehand

rated 5 of 5 stars This multi-tool does it all. I take this multi-tool everywhere. I hate flying on airplanes because I can't take this tool with me. I own other…
 
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Gerber Infinity Ultra Task Light

rated 5 of 5 stars Best flashlight I ever owned. This Gerber flashlight produces a very even field of illumination which makes it a joy to use.  Because the field…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 3 of 5 stars Sharp out of the package. Handy extras. I thought I would like this better than I do, but it just doesn't get the use that my Kabar does. …
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Gerber Suspension

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Quite Happy. I've had this product for a few years now, and it has come with me into a variety of terrain. It has held up quite well so far.
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a simple, light, straightforward blade. A decent knife, it is fine most most hiking and backpacking needs. For the money, I have been…
photo: Gerber EVO Jr.
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Gerber Bear Grylls Parang

rated 5 of 5 stars This machete is heavy duty and stands up to repeated hard use. It is heavy, but it performs heavy duty chores that a lighter blade may not be…
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Gerber Gator Machete

rated 1.5 of 5 stars Junk! Stay clear of this thing. Broke within the first 2 hours of use. We do a lot of bushwacking here in the south. A good strong machete can…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Multitool

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Not a bad lil multi tool for the price. Much better deal than the so called 'ultimate survival knife'. I was shocked to see how cool this lil…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Multitool
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 1 of 5 stars OK, I understand a good many people like this knife. Although I see some good qualities in it, the bad ones outweigh the good. First of all,…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber FAST Draw

rated 3 of 5 stars This is a reliable EDC. The one drawback is the edge retention. I bought this knife on a whim in order to check out the assisted opening feature.
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Gerber Paraframe I

rated 5 of 5 stars Great sturdy EDC knife that will perform season after season. This is a great camping and EDC knife. I have used both the Paraframe I and the…
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Gerber Suspension

rated 1 of 5 stars This multi tool is very heavy, looks and feels beefy, but the first time I used the can opener it broke. Good knife, sharp good pliers, good…
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Gerber Sport Axe II

rated 5 of 5 stars To reference this, I have the Sport Axe 2, not the Camp Axe 2. The difference being it is 4 inches shorter, also the Gator Combo Axe is the…
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Gerber Flik

rated 5 of 5 stars The flick is all that you expect from Gerber in every fashion. I've waited to own and use it several months before doing a review. It got it…
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Gerber Crucial FAST

rated 3 of 5 stars Somewhat heavy and klugy, but mostly well built and functional. I originally purchased an earlier generation of the Crucial which I found pretty…
 
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is an ALL PURPOSE SURVIVAL KNIFE and as such has its ups and downs. To begin with, a survival knife should always be used sparingly, it…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars I've owned six Gerber knives and find that their knives work well and are durable. I have purchased the Bear Grylls knife and am please with…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber Epic Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars This is my around-the-house and around-town beat-it-up chore knife. I wear it on a side leg pocket on my Carhartt jeans, with the handle tucked…
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars I own quite a few knives for different functions. I have knives for survival, camping, fishing, hunting, hiking, etc. You name it, I own quite…
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Gerber Back Paxe Hatchet

rated 5 of 5 stars I bought one of these little guys years ago and love it. Mainly use it to remove the lower jaws of wild pigs, though perfect for LIGHT work…
 
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 2.5 of 5 stars It's a decent knife but I wouldn't trust my life on it. It doesn't retain an edge for very long, after extensive cutting but it can be easily…
photo: Gerber EVO Jr.
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars In general, this is a good knife, well thought out and constructed. It has a nice feel to the grip. The checkered handle-end is useful for crushing…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber Bear Grylls Fire Starter

rated 1.5 of 5 stars Positives robust storage compartment whistle lanyard Negatives difficult to get a good direction on spark difficult to get a good spark storage…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Fire Starter
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Gerber Compact Sport Multi-Plier

rated 5 of 5 stars I own three of these little beauties: one for work, one for home and one for hiking/backpacking.  Never had a problem with any of them. It's…
photo: Gerber Compact Sport Multi-Plier
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars What a very nice knife for the price Bear and Gerber have put together. I've reviewed other Gerber tools and i can't say enough about them.
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Gerber Mini Remix 2 Blade

rated 5 of 5 stars This is such a cool nifty little thing. I recently got it and after a good oiling it is fantastic! I love the selection I have with only 2 blades,…
 
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Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars This knife is awesome. It is a 4 1/2 semi-serrated knife. It comes with a whistle, sheath with a sharpener on the end of the handle. It has…
photo: Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife
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Gerber EVO Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Just like the EVO Jr, but on steroids. I got them in a pack together for Xmas. I keep the Junior in my house and the EVO in my pack. It's a…
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 5 of 5 stars I got the EVO Jr. and the EVO in a 2-pack for Xmas of 2009. I keep the Jr. around my house and EVO in my pack on day hikes/backpacking. Has…
photo: Gerber EVO Jr.
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Gerber Exchange-A-Blade Saw

rated 1.5 of 5 stars A lightweight folding saw great for backpacking, hiking, camping, or any other general outdoors use. The saw is actually produced and manufactured…
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Gerber Camp Axe II

rated 4 of 5 stars Great tool. This model with the slightly longer handle is much better. The saw insert (inside handle) is a very good addition. I would like…
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Gerber Gorge Folding Shovel

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Nicely compact and very strong.  Plus's handle as a folding (small) plate at the hinge that doubles as a hammer. rubberized grip is a comfortable…
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Meant to slice and dice Excellent strength and durability, especially with the knife being one plate of steel all the way through the tang to…
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Gerber Compact Sport Multi-Plier

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I have owned one for almost 15 years with no malfunctions or breakage. The main blade is quite sharp but I wish that it were not serrated. It…
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Awesome knife. I have had it for about 3 years now and it holds an edge, sharpens nicely, and has hacked through almost anything I've needed…
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Gerber Paraframe I

rated 4 of 5 stars I have had my paraframe for 3 years now. I have not had any issues with any Gerber product breaking, including this one. It opens and closes…
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Gerber Torch I

rated 4 of 5 stars I've had this knife for 3+ years and in that time it has been thoroughly abused. I've used it to cut open aluminum cans, scrape out metal pipe…
 
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Gerber River Shorty

rated 5 of 5 stars When I started guiding ten years ago this is the knife I bought. I've lost it, broken it (it's hard to do), cooked with it, used it as a box…
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 5 of 5 stars Great knife, good blade, good clip. All around good knife 5 Stars!!
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Gerber Compact Sport Multi-Plier

rated 4 of 5 stars I have this model but with a corkscrew. The 400 has been amazing I have used one for years. Other multitools that swing open seem to lose function…
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Gerber EVO Jr.

rated 5 of 5 stars I received this as a Christmas gift 2 years ago. I have the non-serrated edge version. The most important part of any knife is the blade. This…
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Gerber Big Rock Camp Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Ive been using this knife for about 2 years. It's cut, hacked and used as a hammer, and it's still my favorite knife. This is the best knife…
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Gerber Paraframe I

rated 1 of 5 stars Do you like being disappointed? If so, then buy this P.O.S. I carried this thing for about a week and the screw fell out of the pivot pin while…
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Gerber Mini Paraframe

rated 2 of 5 stars I bought the Mini Paraframe a few years back; it's a good knife, holds an edge and it's light weight. However, I borough it on a mission trip…
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Gerber E-Z Out Skeleton

rated 5 of 5 stars I have been using this knife for about 8 years. It has been amazing! I have lost it a couple times and every time I use something else and end…
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Gerber Suspension

rated 2 of 5 stars A good tool for the most part. A lot cheaper ($28 Amazon) than Leatherman but I guess there is a reason. The latching mechanism on one side…
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Gerber Remix

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Pretty good knife, holds its edge quite a while. Very durable, I've had it completely submerged in water several times fishing and whatnot,…
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Gerber River Runner

This knife is super appealing when played with, but! it rusted faster than any metal I have ever seen in my life!!! That's all I have to say…
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Gerber Legend

rated 5 of 5 stars This is the best multi-tool out there. It has absolutely no downfalls. My previous Leatherman had several issues so it has been retired. The…
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Gerber Infinity Ultra Task Light

rated 5 of 5 stars The Gerber Infinity Ultra Task Light is among my very favorite flashlights. I never go on a trip without it and in fact I keep one by my bed…
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Gerber Remix

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…
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Gerber Gator Serrater

rated 5 of 5 stars Hej, jeg er en dreng på 14 der købte den her ''gerber gator'' for en månede siden, og er fuldt ud tilfreds. Jeg ledte efter en kniv som kunne…
 
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Gerber Mini Covert FAST

rated 5 of 5 stars I am an avid hunter, fisher, and handyman. This knife is easy to use and extremely durable. I never leave home without this knife and swear…
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Gerber Hinderer Rescue

rated 5 of 5 stars I seem to use this knife for everything but throwing, but I haven't done that much recently. It doesn't feel that well balanced for throwing,…
photo: Gerber Hinderer Rescue