Both of mine were super tight out of the box, tighter than any knife I've purchased. I was almost afraid to open one of them all the way because it was so stiff, like something was wrong. Haven't touched the screws on either yet.senorsquare wrote:Mine was super tight out of the box. I adjusted the pivot screws on mine to get the action nice and smooth.Sirens1 wrote:Is anyone else's pivot super tight? Man, I can't seem to loosen it up and I'd like to avoid messing with the pivot screw.
Maybe it was the CQI changes but I was able to get the action smoothed out and still have a centered blade and solid lockup.