The Skeletool CX Multi-Tool is easier to carry around, and it’s practically effortless to whip it out. Depends a lot of the pants in question. Ha, just switched from Wave to Skeletool CX.. "Minimal" is the keyword here. Because we wanted to research and find out more about it, we wrote this Leatherman Skeletool CX review. You can't beat it.-Skeletool (regular) --- I don't like combo blades or 420HC, but it's cheaper.-Skeletool Cabelas spec edition --- If you like the color and the combo blade.-Skeletool REI spec edition --- If you like the color and the combo blade. The CX has the 154CM (stainless steel) blade, the regular skeletool does not. Been wanting a multitool to edc as well as a pocket knife, and the sizeable blade on the Skeletool CX looks like it could serve both purposes. Among the full-size award-winning tools, the next heaviest tool is 136% the weight of the Skeletool. Now with a topographical map blade and black finish. Skeletool CX – Faster, sharper, stronger – it boasts the same do-tough-jobs-with-less bravado and all the features of the Skeletool, but is forged with abrasion-resistant Tungsten DLC-coated stainless steel, to reduce its coefficient of friction by half, and ultralightweight and resilient carbon fiber. The Skeletool CX’s straight blade holds it edge longer and is easier to sharpen but the straight blade does cut … The skeletool fits my needs perfectly, weighing a light 5.1 ounces. But hey, why choose when … It isn't packed with a lot of tools but I have found that all I generally need on a daily basis is a knife (154 CM metal), phillipshead & slot screw drivers bits (2 bits with 4 heads are included) and I occasionally use the bottle opener. Apr 22, 2017 - Herramientas multiusos ligeras, con muchos usos, fiables y con 25 años de garantía. Gemaakt om zo licht mogelijk te zijn, terwijl hij bijna alle gereedschappen aan boord heeft die jij dagelijks nodig hebt. Out of Stock . ... Leatherman Skeletool CX. -Skeletool CX --- Better knife steel and more corrosion resistant, I've carried one for a few year. The original skeletool did when it was first released, though. The sleek new Leatherman Skeletool CX gets you back to basics very cool basics. On the other hand, Leatherman Skeletool CX comes with a 154CM plain-edged knife that can’t be used easily for more demanding and tough tasks. The Skeletool CX has only the most necessary of multi-tool features, because sometimes that's all you need. Oct 11, 2010 #1. flybri. Besides, it has a carabiner that you can utilize for … Available at REI, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. The Leatherman Skeletool Topo is a compact, ultra-light 140g (5oz.) Deze Black & Silver-versie is een limited edition uitgave van deze legendarische tool. It is not even close. The Skeletool CX is among the lightest full-size tools in our test, weighing just 5 ounces on our scale. Moving back in time you had the Skeletool SX, then Skeletool CX and then the original plainly named Skeletool. LEATHERMAN 830950 Skeletool CX Lightweight Multitool with Pliers, Knife, and Bottle Opener, Stainless Steel with Nylon Sheath 4.7 out of 5 stars 939. At 5 ounces or 142 grams, you can’t get any lighter. With a 154CM stainless steel blade, pliers, bi. All the Skeletools come with a small 'biner clip that is also a bottle opener. The pliers are strong, the wire cutters function flawlessly. With a 154CM combo stainless steel blade, pliers, bit driver, pocket clip and carabine / bottle opener. The Skeletool is long but relatively slim – take a look at our previous post about Leatherman Wingman vs Skeletool. I got this one used for $60. Great EDC. The Skeletool CX is almost there, just don't like the carabiner clip. The Skeletool is just what you need in one good lookin' package. Leatherman Skeletool CX – Final Thoughts. Skeletool vs. CX: Do I really want a serrated blade, anyway? I use to carry a Kershaw Cryo 2 as my EDC, until I received my Skeletool CX. The Leatherman Skeletool Multi-Tool is one of Leatherman’s more popular models, and for good reason: It’s lightweight, has a handy carabiner clip, and it has the core tools that you need most: A blade, screwdriver, needle-nose pliers and bottle opener. The few complaints I have are negligible when weighed against the utility of the design. What screams volumes for the quality of this range of multi-tool is that none of the early versions have yet been retired and can still be bought but cost a little bit less. Chop off the carabiner so that it is flush with the bit driver base, toss the two bits that come with the CX, substitute with the dual sided phillips / flathead from the Wave, and carry the piece with the driver stashed in the slot so as not to poke anything during carry. I really like the lighter load (5 oz). Only tiny keychain tools are significantly lighter. £106.95. The Skeletool CX only requires one hand to open and use all the tools, even the ones that aren't accessible from the outside. The Skeletool CX’s blade can hold its edge up to three times longer than the normal Skeletool with the 420 steel. The Skeletool CX has only the most necessary of multi-tool features, because sometimes that's all you need. A compact, ultra-light 5 oz. The Skeletool CX has only the most necessary of multi-tool features, because sometimes that's all you need. And with a locking blade, you can cut with confidence. Leatherman’s Skeletool CX is also great for the office, home or even vacation – a lot of people forget to carry can openers or a wood cutting saw. Nov 4, 2005. 18+ In Stock. The Skeletool CX began production the same year as the regular Skeletool in 2008 and both are still in production. Leatherman Deluxe Set (Black Oxide) - Bit Kit, Extender, Multi-Tool Oil and Pouch Fits MUT, Charge, Wave and Skeletool Now £59.95 $67.56 66,14 € £49.96 $67.56 55,12 € RRP £79.95 $90.10 88,20 € £66.63 $90.10 73,51 € Leatherman Skeletool vs CX – The Conclusion I picked up a leatherman skeletool today, and i … Así son las multiusos Leatherman. Now there is also a Skeletool RX rescue type version in this tool type. $79.95. Leatherman Skeletool £86.95. So here is what I am thinking. You’ll also see why it made our list of best multi tools. ALWAYS ON HAND: With its lightweight design and pocket clip, your Skeletool CX is always within reach and ready to work. The weight is just 142 grams (5.0 oz), so it is much more convenient to carry around from day to day. The blade is made from 154CM stainless steel, a very high carbon alloy that has better edge retention than the 420HC steel used in standard blades, like the one in the original Skeletool.. I’ve carried it to work a couple times so far it’s nice. I got the limited addition TOPO. Heavily serrated, it's designed to quickly cut through tough material such as rope and seat belt webbing. Letterman Skeletool CX, yay or nay? An ultra-light, full-size multi-tool with a knife blade made with premium 154CM steel. Skeletool CX. The Leatherman Skeletool RX is the latest iteration of the Skeletool multi-tool. To sum up, the Skeletool CX is such a good piece of gear that it makes most of my knife collection look frivolous. The knife can be accessed from the outside of the tool (a must have for me), and the tools on the Skeletool are paired down to be the essentials of what you need for everyday use. The Skeletool CX: who says more is better? At a mere five ounces, the Leatherman Skeletool has a stainless steel combo blade, pliers, bit driver, removable pocket clip and carabiner/bottle opener. ¿Cuál escogerías? The Skeletool CX has only the most necessary of multi-tool features. The Skeletool CX Multi-Tool is made of light materials, such as carbon fiber, which is the same material used in modified race cars, to make them lighter. multi-tool with a combo knife, bit driver, pliers and more. Light and compact enough to take backpacking and handle small tasks in the wild, the Leatherman Skeletool Topo multi-tool features beautiful topo map artwork on its stainless steel blade. Lightweight, low volume, perfect size. Discussion in 'Multi-tools & Multi-purpose Knives' started by flybri, Oct 11, 2010. Leatherman Skeletool: CX or no CX (154cm blade or 420HC blade)? Leatherman Skeletool Topo Review Leatherman Skeletool Topo Multi-Tool is a versatile REI exclusive. The upgraded blade steel gives the Skeletool CX blade better performance compared to 420HC, but the blade on the FREE P2 has 2.55 inches of sharpened edge, a quarter inch longer than the Skeletool CX. But being frugal, the $75 price tag makes me unsure. Both blades offer benefits and drawbacks. De Leatherman Skeletool Black & Silver is een ontzettend gave multitool. Registered: Mar 27, … Just modded this Leatherman Skeletool CX and I'm really happy with it. FREE P2 vs Skeletool CX – Knife Blade: Despite the upgraded blade steel on the Skeletool CX, this comparison is closer than it looks. 24 posts Decoherent "Scientia addo vereor" Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius et Subscriptor. I think the CX looks cooler, too, but I'm biased bc it's part of my EDC. The CX uses a DLC (diamond like coating) vs. the regular Skeletool and it's all stainless steel frame, plus a higher end steel in the knife blade. The Skeletool CX is extremely light, weighing only 5.2 ounces, and is slender enough that we barely felt it in our pocket—particularly when using the pocket clip. 131. The CX is the "high end" Skeletool with a 154cm plain blade and carbon fiber frame piece for lighter weight. For real work the Wave is hard to beat, but the difference to Skeletool when EDC'ing in pocket is IMO quite significant. Lightweight, low volume, perfect size. Otherwise, this has been my tool of choice for 6+ years and is likely to stay that way. I was dissapointed on the product i got for the skeletool topo. With a 154 cm stainless steel blade, pliers, bit driver, pocket clip and carabiner/bottle opener, you're set. Paid Subscribers don't see ads! Choose Options. Our detailed Pliers-Based Pocket Multi-Tool comparison of the Leatherman Skeletool CX Multi-Tools (2007) versus the Leatherman Skeletool Multi-Tools (2007). ... Have looked at upgrading to the Leatherman Skeletool CX for the non-serrated blade and good looks. Leatherman Skeletool comes with a 420HC combo knife that has a partially serrated edge which makes it suitable for some specific tasks like cutting ropes. For a lighter weight option where the blade is the star of the show, check out the Skeletool CX.With its compact selection of 7 useful tools, a stylish aesthetic of black, silver, and carbon fiber, and even a handy carabiner end on its handle—the Skeletool CX on first glance is designed to fulfill the needs of any EDCer. Leatherman Skeletool KBX Black. With a 154CM stainless steel blade, pliers, bit driver, pocket clip and carabiner/bottle opener, you're set. multi-tool with a combo knife, bit driver, pliers and more.