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Gator - Clip Point, Fine Edge

When Gerber debuted their line of Gator folding knives in 1991, they were voted "Most Innovative Knife of the Year" at the Blade Show. The handle is made of glass-filled nylon and it’s covered with a rubberized alligator skin texture for a tacky, comfortable grip. The lock-back clip point blade has a fine edge and is forged from 420HC stainless steel. Sheathed in a heavy-duty nylon case, the Gator is still one of Gerber’s most popular folders.

$44
Item # 46069 NSN # 5110-01-395-0291
  • Overall Length: 8.5"
  • Blade Length: 3.76"
  • Closed Length: 4.96"
  • Weight: 5.4 oz.
  • Lock Mechanism: Lock back
  • Blade Style: Clip Point
  • Blade Material: 420HC Stainless Steel
  • Blade Type: Fine
  • Handle Material Glass-filled nylon with Gator Grip overmold
  • Sheath Material: Ballistic nylon
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Features

  • Gator grip handle texture for maximum grip
  • Lock-back design
  • Ballistic nylon sheath
5 Oil Field Mafia Alex - FEB 21, 2014

I have had my Gator 680 since I was a Boy Scout, this knife has been in my pocket for 20 years now and has never ever let me down.

5 Awesome Knife James Johnstone - NOV 10, 2013

Bought this knife new in 1991 and still have it in new condition with sheath....this thing is rock solid!

5 BEAR GRYLLS USED THIS ON HIS SHOW Joel R - OCT 9, 2013

Purchased back in 2006, its been misused, abused and its still a fabulous knife. Bear Grylls used this on his show Man vs. Wild during seasons 1 and 2 when Bear had no corporate sponsorship whatsoever. Of all the knife brands & models out there, Grylls chose this. WHAT DOES THAT TELL YOU.

5 Machinist/Welder TOBIAS - AUG 27, 2013

My USA-made Gator 650 has been on my belt since 1994 through camping, fishing, hunting, ranching, and four different jobs. All I've ever had to do is sharpen and oil it. I've probably given a dozen Gators to friends as gifts over the last 20 years. Hands-down my favorite knife.

5 guy guy - JUN 16, 2013

amazing knife, used it for bear hunting and it didn't let me down ever

5 gerber ddaa - MAY 8, 2013

I've had this knive for 2years never lets me down great quality handle is comfy (if that's a word) sharp and ready to go

5 Builder P - APR 14, 2013

Gerber gator 650 has been on my hip for over 15 years. It has been beaten up in every which possible direction. To my amazement each time, it keeps doing what it does best. My only dismay is that the knives are now being made in china forcing me to consider buying a newer used one made in USA.

5 Not Retired Joe - APR 9, 2013

I got one while deployed in 1997. It's been resharpened a few times, but is still completely functional and a great tool in the field. Nice work.

5 Grandpa Thone - MAR 2, 2013

Grandpa sadly passed last April and just found a box addressed to me while cleaning out some of his stuff. This had to have been his favorite knife, so now its mine.

5 Your Title Your name - NOV 26, 2012

THIS OR METOLIUS

PLEASE HELP ME DECIDE ON ACTUAL QUALITY NOT LOOKS

5 Your Title erik - OCT 18, 2012

have been buying gerbers for years, and have had this one since 1990. has been on several deployments and when i say that it has been used, i mean it has been USED! read 'abused'. and it has still help up like a champ in saltwater environments and some of the worst abuse i could possibly think to throw at it. great job gerber, will write back when and if it finally fails :)

5 Your Title eric - OCT 17, 2012

I have owned my gator grip since they came out very good knife. It has take quit a beating and stood up to it

3 mr, ernest zelnick - OCT 17, 2012

i have carried carried one of these knives ever since being introduced to them while i was in the military. they are that dependable gone through a few of them but always have had one

5 best folding knife ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! luke - AUG 7, 2012

this is the knife that can take a beating and not worry about it this is the best perfect folding knife ever

5 AMAZING! JOE - JUL 25, 2012

Best knife ever! The grip is so natural that it feels like an extension to my arm. It's the best knife I own and has lasted many years. When it's worn, it picks up an edge in a snap.

5 Canadian Army RS - JUL 12, 2012

Have used this knife for two years now. It has held up to everything i've thrown at it, and everything it's been thrown at. The handle stays nice in cold weather, and grippy when wet. Not too large, but always large enough to accomplish the task at hand. My favourite knife.

5 fishing and work erich - MAY 25, 2012

Had this knife for fifteen years, it sparked my interest in knives. Best knife I own, and i own a lot! Incredably strong, and even when kept in my tackle box it does not rust. I would recomend this knife to anyone who needs a durable, reliable knife, oh and that grip is hands down the best

5 SFC37F Pat - MAY 9, 2012

This is a great knife and an all-time favorite of mine. I have had one stolen in Ft Campbell. Recently after viewing Bear Grylls use one in the first season of Man vs Wild, I decided to buy one. And to replace te one I lost. Along comes my 12-year old son, who decides to claim it for himself. :) I decided to give it to him and I went ahead and ordered a Gator 2, which is a nice improvement on the Gator 1.

5 us army jon - APR 6, 2012

i have owned this knife all my life have had many stolen from me dropped one in a lake and continue to buy this knife it is the best knife i have ever owned the edge dulls easy but takes litterally 5 min to get it back razor sharp if you know how to sharpen a knife this knife is quite litterally in my very own oppionion the best knife anyone could ever have thanks for the memories gerber i will continue buy these knives for myself and all those i love

4 Your Title Your name - MAR 27, 2012

Very Nice

5 hunter saeed - FEB 7, 2012

hi
i have gator model
is very good knife

4 Your Title Steve - JAN 17, 2012

I have an older Model 650. It's agreat kinfe, however, it doesn't hold an edge well. The up side of that is that it takes an edge easily.

5 Mr Patrick - JAN 7, 2012

I wish this exact handle was on a fixed blade. The handle is perfect.

5 MR Mike - DEC 29, 2011

I have had a gator since 1997 still using the same one today almost everyday use it holds an edge great and is the best knife i have ever owned.

5 mrs borris - NOV 26, 2011

best nife i have ever got i recomend to any one

5 mr john - NOV 24, 2011

my dad has used these knives for years and now i do i have a new one thats always on my hip and one of his old ones thats 12 yeas old now and its still extremely shap and it was his work knife that has seen a lot of abuse the only reason i dont carry it is because some chemicals have spiiled on the handle ruining the rubber grip the blade and grip under the rubber a still perfect

5 Mr Kian dana - OCT 10, 2011

Best knife in the world keeps it edge amazingly it is much better then gator 2 does not rust razor sharp after3 years of abuse

5 Mr Kian dana - OCT 10, 2011

Best knife in the world keeps it edge amazingly it is much better then gator 2 does not rust razor sharp after3 years of abuse

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