Cressi Skorpion Scuba Dive Knife

A Review

Cressi Skorpion Scuba Dive Knife Review

Overview

The reason why Cressi Skorpion found its way into our best dive knife list is largely because of its versatile and dynamic build. More so, it has some of the best features that a diver will look for in a good dive blade. We will discuss these features at length in later parts of this article. Meanwhile, in this Cressi Skorpion knife review, we shall not only look at its features but also touch on the merits and demerits too.

First among the endearing feature of the Cressi Skorpion dive blade is that it has one serrated edge that can be leveraged to sawing through any tough material while diving. You will also find it unique line cutter very pleasing to help you quickly and safely cut thick line in a snap. Finally, you have a clean and sharp blade edge that can be used for the traditional cutting purpose. Given these features, the Skorpion is much more than just a knife, it is a diver’s companion gear.

Depending on your preference and choice, you can select the Skorpion with either a sharp tip or the one with a blunt tip. Either way, you still get a high-grade knife that cannot be shoved aside on the list of best dive knives. Being that it will be predominantly used in water – and maybe mostly salt water – this great dive blade is made of high-grade stainless steel material that gives it a very easy sharpening ability. More so, that makes it very lightweight that it can be carried without exerting any weight on your body. This is an extremely affordable dive knife which makes it attractive to a wide range of divers.

Cressi Skorpion Knife Review

Absolutely innovative, the Cressi Skorpion Knife is made from 420 Stainless Steel Japanese Blade. The durable and tough blade assures long-term reliable use. Featuring Drop-Point Knife Tip, Straight-Edge One Side Blade, and partially serrated opposite side blade, the Cressi New Skorpion Knife delivers high performance. With Line Cutter, the blade adds to cutting efficiency. Ergonomically designed durable Techno-Polymer comfortable handle with Thumb Tab and Finger Grips improves the user experience.

When you are talking about a dive knife is a versatile and dynamic in use, the Cressi Skorpion is your best option. It possesses some top functions that divers have found very useful over time. First, it has a sharp tip that is good for tearing and prying things open. Secondly, it comes with the best serrated back edge that comes in handy for sawing through tough materials when diving and finally a custom line cutter that easily cut any line.

Another aspect of its versatility is the metal butt that is a good improvisation for hammering things in when you need to do so. Taken that it is made of stainless steel and can be prone to corrosion, once you give it a thorough rinse after each dive, you are sure to have no problem with rust using it. By all standards, the Skorpion is a highly affordable dive knife which makes it attractive to a wide range of divers. It is designed with a sheath that is tamper and impact proof, so you don’t need to worry about it breaking while in use.

This dive tool is designed with a durable and ergonomically designed techno-polymer handle with finger grips and thumb tab that gives divers a comfortable feel on the hand.

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Specs

Steel Material High-Grade Stainless Steel
Handle Material Techno-Polymer
Knife Tip Style Drop Point
Blade Length 4.33 inches (i.e. 110 mm)
Overall Length 9.13 inches (232 mm)
Blade Type One Side Full Straight Edge, One Side Partial Serrated Edge
Sheath Has a Compact Sheath System
Line Cutter Has a Line Cutter

 

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Features

  • Medium Modern Knife with Futuristic Design
  • Strong Japanese 420-Stainless Steel Blade
  • Tough and Durable for Years of Reliable Service
  • Drop-Point Tip
  • 1-Side: Complete Straight-Edge Blade
  • 1-Side: Partial Serrated Edge with Line Cutter
  • Overall Length: 9.134″ (232 mm)
  • Blade Length: 4.33″ (110 mm)
  • Durable Ergonomically Designed Techno-Polymer Handle
  • Handle with Finger Grips and Thumb Tab Fits Comfortable in Hand
  • Metal Butt, Double as a Hammer if Required
  • Durable Impact Resistant Sheath
  • One-Hand Release Locking Mechanism
  • Adjustable Leg Straps
  • Innovative  Cressi New Skorpion Knife
  • 420-Stainless Steel Strong Japanese Blade
  • Durable & Tough for Reliable Service
  • Drop-Point Knife Tip
  • Straight-Edge 1-Side Blade
  • Partially Serrated 1-Side Blade w-Line Cutter
  • Ergonomically designed durable Techno-Polymer Comfortable Handle
  • Handle w-Thumb Tab & Finger Grips
  • Metal Butt (doubles like hammer)
  • Impact-Resistant Durable Sheath
  • One-Hand Quick-Release Advanced Locking Mechanism
  • Easy-to-Adjust Leg Straps


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Pros and Cons

PROS:
  • Drop point tip, Built in line cutter
  • Straight and partially serrated edges
  • Ergonomic technopolymer handle
  • Metal butt doubles as hammer
  • Impact resistant sheath

CONS:
  • Does not have a strap

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Editors’ Opinion

The reason why Cressi Skorpion found its way into our best dive knife list is largely because of its versatile and dynamic build. More so, it has some of the best features that a diver will look for in a good dive blade.

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