1.25.13

Wenger Evolution

 

On the picture you can see two 1.25.13 knives that are from different time periods.

The one on the top is from around 1980 and the other I will talk about today because it is a very interesting knife with some variations that would fit well with the Wenger evolution page.

The one on the bottom is or can be from the mid-1990s and it shows again how the Wenger knives changes in history. It got the long can opener with the older type spring and it got the line guide in the fish scraper and hook disgorger tool.

What is extra interesting is on the next picture that shows the backside of the knives. It got the new spring mechanism for the main blade and small blade. So again we have a knife that tells a story!

It was not so that Wenger changed both sides at the same time. I have looked over all my knowledge to tried and date this knife. I sad mid-1990s and it could be early-mid-1990s. It is not unique that this is so on this knife because it is just a variation or interim detail. It is typical Wenger and nice.

I can conclude that from before I have mentioned that you can find the long new can opener with the older type spring. The spring was not necessarily changed for the new long can opener. I can also conclude with the observation on the spring for the main blade shown today that it can be found on this side and not necessarily on both.

On the two knives on the pictures there are many other differences in the construction. The 1.25.13 is a larger type Wenger knife and one time it was among the bigger SAKs from Wenger. It got an interesting selection of tools. It is a quality made SAK.

Update

On this picture you can see a knife with both side layers that got the new spring mechanism design.

09.01.2021 High quality

Here you see it with some other Wenger SAKs. It is not magnetic while some of the others on the picture got a magnetic tip on the precision flat screwdriver  with magnifier glass. There are several Wenger SAKs with magnetic tip. They are all high quality.

Beautiful functionality

15:30 Oberst

Here in Norway the 1.25.13 model is called Oberst and on SAKwiki you can find some further information too. For example Colonel....

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23.04 | 10:04

Hi, thank you very much for question. There are some on ebay, the prices are high. I recommend groups on Facebook, from time to time they are there. BR

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23.04 | 09:36

https://www.sakhome.com/304372150

Where may I buy the above knife (old Wenger)? Thanks for your help.

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29.03 | 00:28

Hi, thank you very much for message. Yes please send pictures to TrondSAK@SAKhome.com. Best Regards Trond

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28.03 | 21:58

I have one with the capital V on Victorinox (1987), but the spring mentioned isn't there, and the date suggested is pre 1986.

Can I send some pictures to you?

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