Since 1840, OTTER-Messer has been making high-quality knives in Solingen, Germany. OTTER-Messer translates to "Otter Knives," inspired by the otters who call the water near the factory their home. Their traditional knife-making process means a focus on quality, as every knife is ground, stropped, and polished by hand. Simple, beautiful, and traditional, an Otter-Messer knife is a great way to change up your EDC, with traditional styling and beautiful smoked oak wood handles, it's a great way to add simple utility to your pocket.
It's simple and flat design offers a good weight in your hand, while the blade opens smoothly and black locks solidly. This version features smoked oak handles, has a 4034 stainless steel blade, and a lock back mechanism.
This is a no-nonsense knife that will add utility to your EDC. The handle is 4.25" long and only weighs 2.93 ounces. Pull the blade open with the nail-nick opener and it will lock into place.
The Smoked Oak Mercator is available in two different blade materials: