DescriptionThe M5 is a fixed blade knife, born to be very easy to wear while still being very reliable for every outdoor and camp usage because of its large blade.
The M5 is equipped with a Sleipner steel blade, which is available either satin finished or black with PVD and stone washed treatment, and it is manufactured with three different handles: olive wood, Santos wood, black G10, green canvas. The handle is fixed with stainless steel Torx T8 screws.
The M5 is suitable for a variety of camp usages, cutting branches or processing food for instance. Its average dimensions and reduced weight make this knife an excellent all-around tool that is ideal in every outdoor activity.
The M5 is designed by Molletta and it is supplied with a leather sheath for the wooden models, and with a Cordura sheath for the G10 and Canvas models.
M5 Wood by lionSTEEL, technical specifications
mm. - 9.49 in.
Blade length: 115 mm. - 4.53 in.
Blade thickness: 4.5 mm. - 0.18 in.
Total weight: 350 gr. - 12.35 oz.
Blade steel: Sleipner steel
Blade finish: Satin finished
Handle material: Santos wood
Packaging: Cardboard box
Molletta - Michele Pensato
Michele Pensato - aka "molletta", his nickname in Italian – is a very active designer with years of experience. His previous life as an excursion lover and a passion for archaeology had him spending most of his experiences in the great outdoors, where he soon got to understand how a great knife should really be and what it should be capable of achieving. He led the Nexus production group and the group that was created at the MCKF Forum. A keen student of the steel industry, he stands out for his new approach to the use of materials and experimentation in thermal treatment applications.
An advanced user of design software such as Catià, Solidworks, Inventor, he applies FEA to design and aims to create yet more solid and innovative products.