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Victorinox blades dulling quickly?

Discussion in 'Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades' started by sogflash, Aug 31, 2019.

  1. lonestar1979

    lonestar1979

    Mar 2, 2014
    I like case knives too,have few,theyre pretty good in tru sharp steel,but like victorinox and opinel little better.
     
  2. tomsch

    tomsch Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 31, 2004
    I carry an alox Vic most days and use it for cutting pretty much everything. I do minor touch-ups that range from a quick strop to a few swipes on medium stones on my Sharpmaker. If you keep the edge sorted without letting it become completely dull then it takes very little work to maintain and does not require removing a significant amount of steel.
     
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  3. drail

    drail

    364
    Feb 23, 2008
    A sharp Victorinox is what we used to call a "field expedient tool". But if you dull it a few strokes on a medium stone will put it back in action. It's a good balance.
     
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  4. Bartleby

    Bartleby

    Oct 28, 2005
    Often a good stropping is all that is needed.
     

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