Cold Steel Finn Bear Fixed Blade Knife
Based on 89 reviews
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- Great for the price
- Sharp and clean blade
- Good balance and heft
- Sheath is good quality
- Not as ergonomic as other knives in the category
Pretty good value for the money
I bought this after having good experiences with the Lite version of the Pendleton, but this one isn't quite up to that standard for me. The blade is very sharp and clean and holds up well, but isn't as ergonomic for me to handle given the grip dynamics, which feel like the blade is sticking out of ...
3 years ago
A diminished version of a famous knife
I had an original Finn Bear Puuka knife long ago. I loved the heft, balance and sleek styling. I recently bought this new Finn Bear by Cold Steel. The dimensions and shape do match the original. This knife weighs about half of the original. This is because the blade is about half the thickness of th...
Laurence B. Budd
11 years ago
Not the same Finn Hawk as the one I got before.
As reviewer AROW said, the older version of the Finn Hawk had a sharper spine grind and no apparent micro bevel. The newer ones seem to be buffed a bit shinier with less pronounced grind lines. I was hoping for the older production. Still a nice knife for the price. The sheath is still impossibly ti...
2 years ago
Finn Bear knife by Cold Steal
I like knives. I buy an occasional knife to use in the shop/garage and out on the boat. For the boat, due to the corrosive nature of the salt water, I only buy stainless blades that won't rust too easily for general outdoor use. This Finn Bear is a good general use stainless bladed knife for this pu...
CDP's Onceagain habit of purchasing
10 years ago
This is no Finn Hawk
It’s hard to complain given the inexpensive price but I was a bit disappointed with this knife. The light, hard plastic handle is my biggest complaint, it just feels cheap. The blade is a bit more robust than you would think, although not full tang, so it seems mismatched with the inferior handle. T...
3 years ago
The ergonomics are amazing, but the steel is less than par. The stainless steel chips a LOT and is not very durable. It holds an edge for a very long time but the price being payed for that edge I find too much. The very tip chipped off, not that you can still pierce, making it less effective at its...
Matthew R Ketterman
6 months ago
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