Rating: Great little knife
Reviewer: Harold E.,
I intended to use this as my primary dive knife. This knife is EXTREMLY sharp and works very well. I tested it by holding standard fiber line in one hand letting it dangle loosley and sliced downward at 45 degrees with the knife..... Cut the line in one stroke! It is however a bit small. When using 5mm gloves my hands completely engulf the handle making the grip feel a bit weak.
I decided to make this my spearfishing knife instead. Great for braining fish and even prying oysters from their mounts.
Overall this is a wonderful knife... Just wish it was a little larger (just two centimeters from perfection)
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Questions and Answers for ScubaPro Mako Titanium Knife:
Does this knife/sheath have the grommets on the back which will fit the scuba pro BCD?
Darrick (Certified Scuba Instructor at Scuba.com)
Hello Ian, yes it has two connection points on the back of the knife.
Quality knives are imperative tools for the diver and must fulfill two main priorities; a quality blade with a superior cutting edge, yet sturdy for prying and hammering and corrosion resistance. SCUBAPRO has chosen materials that provide both blade and durability excellence.
Available in lightweight Titanium and Stainless Steel versions, Mako knives ensure an excellent cutting edge and high corrosion resistance. Both have a 8.5cm multifunctional blade providing a conventional edge, line-cutting notch, serrated edge and bottle opener. Comes with a locking sheath with a one-hand release mechanism
The Mako Titanium Dive Knife incorporates a multi-function blade with a highly-durable cutting edge. It is made from hardened titanium, titanium being the ultimate material for light weight, long life and corrosion free performance. MAKO Titanium knives team extreme resistance to corrosion with a highly durable cutting edge. Conventional edge for slicing easily through numerous materials. Line-cutting notch for cutting small ropes and fish lines. Serrated edge for sawing heavier ropes and branches. Bottle opener for convenience. Sheath with unique locking mechanism to allow one-hand release. Technical Information Length of knife blade: 8.5cm / 3.34 in Overall length of knife: 19cm / 7.48 in Titanium knife with sheath: 162g / 5.71 oz Titanium knife alone: 59g / 2.08 oz