The compression lock is superb but I still have a soft spot for the liner lock if it’s engineered correctly- as Spyderco always do. The Military has been one of my favourite folders since it first appeared in the mid 90s and I have never had one come close to failing. Liner locks are fine as long as...
Hi guys, I picked up another Military from ‘96 today. A satin serrated 440v model in mint condition. Locks up like a bank vault. Can’t fault it. Interesting to compare the 1st gen serrations to the more aggressive 2nd gen version.
Love these golden oldies
That’s a helluva deal.
I read on the specs that it has two pieces of g10 for the handle but I can’t see how it’s held together? How’s the g10 fitted to the blade?
In the pics above it looks like one solid piece of g10 that’s been milled out.
Where’s it made?
Sure did. They both have a liner lock. Both have G10 grips. Both have ATS-34 steel. They are very similar and very rare. I remember when these were in all the stores. I must have bought at least five of each back in the 90s. A great era for tactical knives. The amount of innovation and constant evo...