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Navigator w/aluminum skeletonized handle

Apr 26, 1999
Has anyone seen or purchased this knife? I just saw one and was tempted, but I don't have experience w/aluminum handled knives. Is aluminum pretty durable (compared to stainless steel)?

Or should I stick w/the G-10 handle?

[This message has been edited by sevans (edited 25 May 1999).]
I also had the same question. I've been looking at the navigator and the aluminum walker from Ironstone. Are the Aluminum handles similar to the microtechs?