Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The King has arrived - Kevin John Venom 2 is available!

Premium quality, original design

- ceramic ball bearing pivot system
- tritium vials at the thumbstud and at the pocket clip 
- CPM S35VN premium blade steel, new version with M390 blade steel
- 3 different blade finish to choose from
- titanium handle with carbon fibre scale

Blade length: 3.74" (95 mm)
Blade thickness: 0.157" (4 mm)
Blade steel: CPM S35VN Stainless Steel (60 HRC)
Open length: 8.46" (215 mm)
Closed length: 4.84" (123 mm)
Weight: 5.29 oz  (150 g)
Handle: titanium + carbon fibre
Lock: frame lock
Carry: right hand tip up

(link updated: 03 Dec. 2017)
You can buy the new M390 version at Aliexpress: ***HERE***

More Kevin John folders 
(Venom Attacker, Venom 3 New Concept, Venom 4 Wing etc.):

Because of a stupid rule of Aliexpress the sellers are forced to photoshop
the locking mechanism and the "blood grooves" on the folders.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Review: Ganzo G720 / F720 - excellent heavy duty folder with axis-lock

- sturdy folder with outstanding fit and finish
- solid lock-up without any blade play 
- comfortable G10 handle with good ergonomics
- perfectly centered blade
- deep carry pocket clip with glass breaker tip

- it's a bit overweight (205 g)

Blade length: 3.58" (91 mm)
Blade thickness: 0.15" (3.8 mm)
Blade steel: 440C Stainless Steel (58 HRC)
Open length: 8.38" (213 mm)
Closed length: 4.8" (122 mm)
Weight: 7.23 oz  (205 g)
Handle: G-10 with steel liners
Lock: axis lock
Carry: right or left hand tip up

You can buy the Ganzo G720 in black, green and orange: 
***HERE*** (GearBest) or ***HERE*** (Fasttech)

Have a look at my review about the G722,
 the frame-lock brother of the G720: ***HERE***

More pics:
Next to the Ganzo G701:

Friday, January 9, 2015

Review: Rexford RUT style pocket tool

- somewhat cheaper than the Rexford version ;))
- good fit and finish
- cool black stone washed finish

- the screws should be made of harder steel 
You can replace the blade without taking it apart so it's not a real problem. 

Length: 3.93" (100 mm)
Width: 1.02" (26 mm)
Thickness: 0.118" (3 mm)
Weight: 1.26 oz (36 g)
You can buy this RUT tool on Aliexpress***HERE*** or ***HERE***
Next to my other pocket tools
(left to right EDCGear, Sanrenmu, RUT and Navy):
You can buy them at GearBest:
EDCGear mini prybar: ***HERE*** and ***HERE***
Sanrenmu tools: ***HERE*** and ***HERE***
The Navy got discontinued...

It comes with a spare blade:

Thursday, January 1, 2015

New Ganzo folders at Exduct

Heavy duty Ganzo G720 with 4 mm thick blade 
You can buy it at Exduct in 3 colors***HERE***

Ganzo G719 auto - switchblade
You can buy it at Exduct in 2 colors***HERE***

Ganzo G717 orange
This new version comes with an improved handle shape
(better access to the thumb studs for easier opening).
You can buy it at Exduct***HERE***

Use the following coupon codes HERE to get a discount.