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Leatherman crater

Discussion in 'MultiTools and Other Pocket Tools' started by cooper wafzig, Sep 4, 2019.

  1. cooper wafzig

    cooper wafzig Empty Pockets

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    Do any of you have one of these knives? Thinking about picking one up, was I interested in the the new free k series but I like the price point and look of the crater better. Looks to be same blade steel used. I'm wanting the c33tx. Any reviews or opinions on these MT.

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  2. znapschatz

    znapschatz Loaded Pockets

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    Mine is the Crater C33T, the version with 2 screwdrivers and PE blade. The blade was nice, a good size and shape, and the detents tight enough to function in place of locks. I liked it well enough to carry for a few weeks, but the lack of enough tools was enough to discontinue its use. I replaced it with a Rebar, a bigger and heavier tool that I carry in a belt mounted sheath, and that's what I carry now. But circumstances change, and I like the Crater well enough that It now resides in my excess knife drawer. Maybe I'll use it again some day.
     
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  3. chaosmagnet
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    I bought one of the earliest Craters and gave it to my wife. I came across it and asked her if she used it, and she spontaneously told me I could not have it back. She's not big on pocket knives so this is the equivalent of Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah's couch.
     
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    I've got one floating around somewhere. Decent enough knife if I remember, I probably thought (and still do) that a full size knife with screwdrivers & carabiner clip would be handy, but I would rather carry my Vic OHT in about the same size but with more tool. That said, I generally carry a plain old folder
     
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