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Badass Knife of the Week: Victorinox Soldier

Since 1891, the Victorinox Soldier has been the official knife of the Swiss Army. The Soldier has gone through a number of iterations, but the latest version is by far the most badass multitool ever.

The newest Victorinox Soldier is a culmination of all the suggestions over the past 100 years, making it a knife that’s fit for all types of action.

Unlike the previous iterations of the knife, the 2008 update features a partially serrated blade that locks into place via a liner lock. This gives the knife a versatility and strength other multitools don’t have. A thumb hole in the blade of the knife allows for single-handed opening with either hand.

Along with the partially serrated blade, the 111mm knife also has the essential tools you’d expect from a Swiss Army knife, including a reamer, a wood saw, an awl, a pry bar, screwdrivers, and more.

Boasting a much needed ergonomic design, the Soldier has green and black handle scales that are not only comfortable during extended use but also highly durable.

Despite being a part of the Swiss Army arsenal for more than 100 years, the Soldier has continued to adapt to the ever-changing demands of military personnel and hunters alike.

For more information on this Badass Knife of the Week, check out the product page for the Victorinox Soldier.


Tim

Timothy Martinez Jr. is the community director for Knife Depot and the editor of The Cutting Edge. If you have any questions or ideas for The Cutting Edge, you can contact him at Tim@knife-depot.com.
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  1. Badass knives are very good and of high quality.

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