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Insingo or traditional blade profile which is more useful to you?

Discussion in 'Chris Reeve Knives' started by cpd670, Dec 21, 2013.

  1. rexromic

    rexromic Gold Member Gold Member

    May 28, 2011
    Love them both :).
  2. speedseeker


    Nov 3, 2011
    On a large 21 I prefer the sweep of the normal blade over the Insingo. On the small 21 the Insingo really shines.
  3. tomsch

    tomsch Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 31, 2004
    Insingo in small all the way for me. Perfect weekend abuser and weekday office knife.
  4. Sunby


    Jan 19, 2012
    I have both Sebenza 21 small and Insingo small but Insingo blade is more versatile for EDC
    but Looks wise I prefer Sebenza blade.
  5. clockman

    clockman Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    I have both. I use and carry my large Insingo,but my 21s get more pocket time.
  6. frontline29


    Oct 7, 2008
    I love them both and find them equally useful. The insingo is a little harder to clean dirt from my nails with however.
  7. FordFan


    Dec 11, 2012
    I agree with Cody.....gotta have both. I have a Large Insingo and a 25. I carry them equally and like the both equally. Last two days it was my freshly sharpened Large Insingo. Tomorrow I plan to touch up my 25 and carry it for a few days.
  8. humblerodent

    humblerodent Gold Member Gold Member

    May 28, 2011
    +1 for swapping blades is a bad idea. I tried it once and the result had -5% lockup, as in, the lock didn't even engage. These knives really are hand fit and it is a bad idea to mess with that. That being said, If you are planning on buying a 21 inlay and plain insingo anyways, why not keep them both and have 2 perfect knives? You'll probably end up getting both anyways.
  9. u812

    u812 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 15, 2002
    I had one and thought I would really love it but turns out the regular blade shape works much better for me.

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