Review Details

CLA Family

Product Review (submitted on July 20, 2017):

Bought this knife in all black several months ago to replace my Kershaw. All in all I really like it, but leaves some to be desired. The handle is excellent. Very comfortable in the hand and holds up well. The automatic mechanism is likewise flawless. The serations on the lock are a bit aggressive for my taste, but you definetly know when your on it, especially with the back of your hand in your pocket. I just leave the lock off, the guarding around the trigger does a great job and I have never had it deploy in my pocket. Also, the thing just looks sweet. Now the draw backs. For one, the coating on the blade and especially the pocket clip don't hold up what so ever. Additionally, I'm not a fan of the blade material. The edge knicks very easily and doesn't hold an edge very well. Also I can't get it razor blade sharp. These are all areas that my Kershaw with it's Sandvik 14C28N excelled! If only I could take the blade from my Kershaw and put it in this knife, that would be perfection! Alas, I still love this knife and carry it daily, but find myself wishing it was better, especially for the price tag.

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