SMITH & WESSON VIPER


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TAYLOR BRANDS LLC

S&W Viper "Large": Handle: 4.5" Aluminum-- Blade: 3.5" 4016 Stainless Steel-- Weight: 3.2 oz.-- Price: $22

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The S&W Viper is definately a unique design that I personally havent seen before. It took me a little getting used to. It opens from the side and has a lock that frees the blade or holds it in place. A flip of the wrist and the blade comes out and locks into place. Im not sure what this knife was designed for but could be used in a variety of formats. Its a little to large for a EDC knife but the smaller version would fit that format great.

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The clip on the back can be used on molle loops or belt carry.

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It would also be great for a tackle box knife or recreational diving. The hinge point is very strong and held up to some prying on a pallet. The blade is thin and sharp, perfect for cleaning fish or skinning game.

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The Viper by S&W is a Unique design that is probably not right for everyone but alot of knife for the price. It can serve many purposes and turn a few heads. Im giving this knife a GO on price and design alone.

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Video below demonstrates rapid deployment of the Viper blade.