GiantMouse simply dropped the GM9, newest folder of their restricted version premium line. The GM9 is a novel entry within the GiantMouse catalog, with a definite fusion of Jap and Western blade design from co-creators Jens Anso and Jesper Voxnaes.
The three.4-inch blade is an actual eye-catcher. GiantMouse describes it as a Tantukko, a mix between the normal Finnish puukko blade and a Japanese tanto grind. The top result’s, clearly, a cool wanting blade, however one which additionally takes benefit of the traits of its two inspirations on a sensible degree. The tanto heritage gives a tip that’s sturdy and well-suited to huge piercing chores, whereas the slim puukko profile retains the entire edge maneuverable and deft within the hand. The blade metal on this Reate-produced piece is CPM-20CV, so efficiency for any who put their GM9 to work might be fairly excessive.
The GM9’s deal with, just like the blade, combines parts of each East and West. The linear, rectangular form is a typical sight on tantos, and something within the bigger kwaiken style; however there’s additionally a slight taper to from again to entrance that evokes the gentle asymmetry of conventional puukko handles. Each the back and front scales are constructed from titanium, adorned with an intricate horizontal texturing that echoes earlier GM releases. They scales are additionally PVD coated in a darkish bronze hue, which supplies the knife a wealthy, good-looking luster. Lastly there’s the bespoke pocket clip, sculpted from titanium in fact; it’s deep carry and loop over, however not reversible to the opposite aspect or tip-down carry.
In contrast to the now way more populous ACE line, the GM collection is all restricted run tasks. A complete of 400 items are made, 75% of that are in the usual trim, whereas the remaining 100 are within the much more unique Pirate configuration. On this case, the Pirate GM9 (designated GMP9) has a black PVD coated blade, which supplies the entire design a extra tactical aptitude with out adjusting the size.
It looks like we’re at all times saying this nowadays, however the GM9 is predicted to go quick. It dropped at midday right now so you continue to have an opportunity in the event you act fast. Good luck!
Knife in Featured Picture: GiantMouse GM9
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