421. Outrider

As was mentioned in previous post, this model (Outrider) is a more efficient version of Atlas model. Why? Because for me, scissors are more useful tool than pliers. I really like Victorinox knives, but I have to say, that pliers in their knives are definitely weak. Of course I mean only pliers in knives, not in multi-tools like SwissTool or Spirit, – their pliers are strong and pretty beautiful.
Ok, lets return back to the Outrider.
It’s a 4-layers 111-mm model with slide-lock mechanism. It has blade, wood-saw, Phillips screwdriver, scissors, can-opener and cap-lifter. Back side tools are: corkscrew and reamer.
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Interesting fact #1: first versions of Outrider model didn’t included Phillips screwdriver.
Interesting fact #2: special version of Outrider was produced for Malaysian army, – it has camouflage scales with special print. Additionally instead of corkscrew it has Phillips screwdriver. Why Malaysian army need two screwdrivers in one knife? Maybe better ask them 😉
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One more thing: If you have Malaysian version of Outrider and looking for good company for it – please send me PM. Cheers!
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Photos:
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Tangs:

  • VICTORINOX SWISS MADE STAINLESS (front)
  • PATENTED (back)

Related models:

  • Atlas
  • 2009 Malaysian Army Knife

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