No chips or cracks in handles. NOTE: The wood saw/can/bottle opener includes the original blade guard. This model was marketed by Mauser of Germany and came with unique packaging that included booklet identifying the tools in several languages. The knife was based on the original.
And was produced between roughly 1983 and 1989. Victorinox estimates production at 1/4 million units. Is a 108mm Swiss Army Knife that was made for the German market where the. The knife is based on the German Army Issue knife, the.
And adds a clip-point blade to the tool selection. Unusual for a Swiss Army Knife, but common to all the 108mm series, all the tools open in the same direction. The main layer tools pivot at the same end of the knife (top) making them very intuitive and quick to get accustomed to.
The Victorinox Mauser knife is a retired pocket knife that was designed for the German market. It is very different from most other Swiss Army knives-- with an alternate shell design and shell color, larger blades, a unique saw-bottle opener combination and no slots for toothpick and tweezers. The Mauser name was licensed from Mauser-werke Obendorf GmbH, and the knife was intended as a companion for the Mauser rifle. The Mauser pocket knife is no longer in production-- it was retired in the 1980's. This model is an extremely popular item for collectors, and sells at a premium price.
Mauser Swiss Army knives are large (41/4 / 108mm) and very rugged. They contain the following tools. Large Blade (3 1/4 / 84mm). Wood Saw with Bottle Opener and Screwdriver.
The item "Vintage Mauser Victorinox 5 Blade Tool Folding Swiss Army Pocket Knife Olive" is in sale since Saturday, February 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Modern Folding Knives\Factory Manufactured".The seller is "4191775" and is located in Utica, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.