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Saturday, May 28, 2016

New exclusive folders on Aliexpress

(Seller's pics)
Wasp
full titanium frame lock flipper with S35VN blade

You can buy the Wasp on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

Because of a stupid rule of Aliexpress the sellers are forced to photoshop the locking mechanism on the folders. So don't worry these folders come with solid frame-locks!

ZT 0452CF
titanium frame lock flipper with carbon fiber scale

You can buy the ZT 0452CF on Aliexpress: ***HERE***  or ***HERE***

Common Lancehead
full titanium frame lock flipper with S35VN blade

You can buy the Lancehead on Aliexpress: ***HERE***

Hanada - Rockstead style
full titanium frame lock with S35VN blade

You can buy the Hanada on Aliexpress: ***HERE***

Fluted titanium Spyderco Native 5 C41 copy

You can buy the Native 5 on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

ZT 0392 style full titanium frame lock flipper

You can buy the ZT0392 on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

MG DAMM
full titanium frame lock flipper with N690 blade

You can buy the DAMM on Aliexpress: ***HERE***
(The frame lock and the blood groove on the blade are photoshopped in the seller's pics.)

Maker 3
full titanium frame lock flipper with S35VN blade

You can buy the ZT0392 on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

Shirogorov small Tabargan style folders
with ball bearing pivot system, axis-lock and D2 blade.

You can buy the mini Tabargan on Aliexpress: ***HERE***
This lucky fellow on Youtube already has one. 

A2 Knives A6 Flipper copy named as BEL on Aliexpress.
Edc friendly sized folders
 with a cool blade shape and IKBS pivot system.

You can buy the BEL on Aliexpress: ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Excellent titanium version Spyderco Brad Southard replica

Nice carbon fiber pattern
Pros:
- perfect fit and finish in every detail 
- smooth opening and closing thanks to the ball bearing pivot system
- comfortable flipper and lock bar design
- solid lock-up without any blade play
- centered, light stone washed blade 
- good size and weight (4.26 oz / 121 g) for EDC
- elegant, comfortable handle with a nice carbon fiber scale
Cons:
- no steel lock bar insert
- steel pocket clip (titanium would be better)

Details:
Blade length: 3.38" (86 mm)
Blade thickness: 0.157" (4 mm)
Blade steel: 9Cr18MoV Stainless Steel (58-60 HRC)
Open length: 7.95" (202 mm)
Closed length: 4.57" (116 mm)
Handle thickness: 0.54" (13.7 mm)
Weight: 4.26 oz (121 g)
Handle: TC4 titanium with carbon fiber scale
Lock: frame lock 
Carry: right hand tip up

You can buy the Southard on Aliexpress: ***HERE***

!! Updated links !!
A cheaper version is also available with steel handle and G10 scale:
 ***HERE*** or ***HERE*** or ***HERE***

Because of a stupid rule of Aliexpress the sellers are forced to photoshop the locking mechanism on the folders. So don't worry these folders come with solid frame-locks!

Carbon fiber lock bar limiter:
Southard and Enlan EL01:
Southard and C173 Hungarian Folder:

You can buy the C173 Hungarian Folder on Aliexpress: ***HERE***

More pics:

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Brother 1601 - the budget version of the Spyderco Manix 2 XL

Manix 2 XL for the masses! :)
Pros:
- excellent fit and finish
- dead centered satin finished full flat ground blade which excells in slicing
- precise jimpings on the blade spine and on the figer choil
smooth opening and closing
- solid lock-up
- unlocking the blade is comfortable thanks to "cage" of the lock
- big, slim and comfortable handle
- oversized lanyard hole with lanyard tube
- extra pocket clip screws on the opposite side of the handle

Cons:
- cheesy "one knife one life" text on the backspacer
- the satin finish is slightly inconsistent on one side of the blade (hardly visible)

Details:
Blade length: 3.78" (96 mm)
Blade thickness: 0.126" (3.2 mm)
Blade steel: 440C Stainless Steel (58-60 HRC)
Open length: 8.86" (225 mm)
Closed length: 5.08" (129 mm)
Handle thickness: 0.45" (11.5 mm)
Weight: 5.89 oz (167 g)
Handle: G10 scales with steel liners
Lock: caged ball lock
Carry: right or left hand tip up

You can buy the Brother 1601 at Gearbest: ***HERE***
and the Kershaw Gentleman's Folder style Brother 1502: ***HERE***

It comes with extra pocket clip screws:
Convenient lock:
Jimpings on the blade spine and on the handle:
Compared to the Enlan EL01:
Brother 1601, Ganzo G7391-CF
 and Sanrenmu 7084 LUX-PH:

You can buy the Ganzo G7391-CF at Gearbest: ***HERE***
Ganzo G7392-CF (stone washed blade): ***HERE***
and the Sanrenmu 7084 LUX-PH***HERE***

More pics: