Gerber Guardian Fixed Blade Knife
Gerber Survival Guardian Back-Up A Bob Loveless design the award winning Guardian Back-Up is a sleek comfortable and lightweight boot knife. The patented sheath allows the user to adjust the amount of pressure required to insert and remove the blade. It can be worn on a belt strap or as a lightweight boot knife.
• Fixed Blade
• Blade: 400 Series Stainless steel 3/4 tang
• Blade Length: 3.25"
• Overall Length: 7.125"
• Spear Point
• Handle: Nylon and Santoprene covered
• Sheath: Belt/boot with adjustable knife withdraw retention
|Blade Length||3.31 inches|
|Blade Material||Stainless Steel (400 series)|
|Sheath Material||Fiberglass reinforced plastic|
|Total Length||7.25 inches|
|Pocket Clip Included||Yes|
|Knife Type||Fixed Blade|
|Knife Weight||3.2 ounces|
In 1939 Joseph Gerber hired a local knife maker to build 25 sets of kitchen cutlery to be given as Christmas gifts. The knives were so popular that Joseph Gerber left his advertising agency to start Gerber Legendary BladesÂ®. The unique style and high quality manufacturing of Gerber cutlery soon developed wide spread acclaim. In fact, Gerber Legendary Blades are the only cutlery on display in New YorkÂs famous Museum of Modern Art.
From very early on, Gerber collaborated with top knife designers, setting a standard of quality for everyone else to follow. Renowned designers such as Al Mar, Bob Loveless, Paul Poehlmann, "Blackie" Collins, William Harsey Jr. and Ernest Emerson have all designed knives for Gerber. In 2002 this tradition continued as Gerber released the Silver TridentÂ, designed by Chief James "Patches" Watson (U.S.N. Ret.) and Bill Harsey Jr.
Today, Gerber continues to design and manufacture unique, high quality outdoor recreation products. In 2003 we are proud to introduce the next generation of multi-tools: the RecoilÂ Auto-Plier. By constantly utilizing new technology and innovative design to develop new products, Gerber continues to be an industry leader.
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I'm by no means a knife expert. However, I will say the Guardian Back-up is a well-balanced and good all-around boot knife. After doing much research it was the one I decided to buy. I'm not one bit dissatisfied.
Love It Will Buy 2 More!!!
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