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Demko AD 20.5 Folding Knife – Overview and Review

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30 replies on “Demko AD 20.5 Folding Knife – Overview and Review”

AUS-10A is certainly better than AUS-8 (by a lot), but still isn't impressive at $150. Most AUS-10A and 154CM knives come in under $100, especially with plastic handles. I get that you're paying for the fancy shark lock, so it's gonna be a little higher, but really hope they come in on the lower end of that $125-150 range.
But if the final pricing is on the lower end of that range and the availability is good, I'll be grabbing one.

Do you think the full sizes AD20 will become easier to acquire once the AD20.5 hits retailers?

Yoo I had to rewind it when that grip appeared out of no where to make sure I wasn't bugging

my current grail knife is one that i do not have yet and just as soon as i get my next grail knife the process will reset

Yeah, if this comes in under $150, I'm probably in. I really like any lock that does not require you to put your finger in the blade path when closing. (I know….liner/frame locks are fine, and time tested. But the knife manipulation required just isn't my preferred method). Give me an Axis, or compression, or button…..or Shark!

Is lock stick normal on the para 3? Mine has it really,bad and it's been flicked constantly for 2 weeks.

Thay are a lot smaller than I expected which is a good thing. Cool video thanks.

Whoever gets on making aftermarket scales for these in g-10, titanium or micarta is going to make a killing

At that price I'll get both then another pair when higher grade steels are added to the range.

AUS10a is a tough steel , I have a Cold Steel Airlite in AUS10a and it's a pretty decent "budget" steel!

Not happy about the steel and don’t like that advertising in the middle of the scale. Will continue to try and get the mid tech version.

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