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Swisschamp Sunday!

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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3150 on: August 07, 2022, 08:32:38 PM
So far it’s been a very relaxing SCS   :tu:


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3151 on: August 07, 2022, 10:38:34 PM
Not a bad thing at all!
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3152 on: August 07, 2022, 11:16:20 PM
Doggy and Swisscamp are adorable ! :like:
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3153 on: August 07, 2022, 11:50:22 PM
 :iagree:
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One to four layers of SAK is (usually) best for me.

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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3154 on: August 08, 2022, 06:18:31 AM
Hi Everyone - longtime lurker, first time poster. I had the Swisschamp on me today for some work in the garden and realized it’s Swisschamp Sunday!  I have never used it in the garden, but thought why not just pull it out of my pocket to clear out weeds and prune some dying tomato plants.  The fish scaler hook works great to help dig up small roots that otherwise break off.  I was surprised at how well the magnifying glass worked to get a closer look at something akin to clover mites (not clover mites, but still need to identify).  And happy to have those pliers to remove a nasty splinter from an old planter.


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3155 on: August 08, 2022, 06:22:54 AM
Welcome aboard!  You have to love the mighty Swiss Champ!
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3156 on: August 08, 2022, 12:20:03 PM
Not a bad thing at all!
You are correct good Sir  :cheers:

Doggy and Swisscamp are adorable ! :like:

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Thanks Rich and Dan  :cheers:


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3157 on: August 08, 2022, 12:26:09 PM
Hi Everyone - longtime lurker, first time poster. I had the Swisschamp on me today for some work in the garden and realized it’s Swisschamp Sunday!  I have never used it in the garden, but thought why not just pull it out of my pocket to clear out weeds and prune some dying tomato plants.  The fish scaler hook works great to help dig up small roots that otherwise break off.  I was surprised at how well the magnifying glass worked to get a closer look at something akin to clover mites (not clover mites, but still need to identify).  And happy to have those pliers to remove a nasty splinter from an old planter.
It’s great one for the garden.
Excellent use of the Scaler  :tu:

Welcome to :MTO:  :salute:


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3158 on: August 08, 2022, 11:48:41 PM
It’s great one for the garden.
Excellent use of the Scaler  :tu:

Welcome to :MTO:  :salute:

Thanks, Explorer. Happy to be here. Looking forward to sharing more in the future.


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3159 on: August 09, 2022, 01:48:43 AM
 :salute:   :tu:   :cheers:
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3160 on: August 12, 2022, 01:30:14 AM
Fun to compare the regular SwissChamp with the SwissChamp XXL

 
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3161 on: August 12, 2022, 01:58:53 AM
OMG 😳
Fun to compare the regular SwissChamp with the SwissChamp XXL

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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3162 on: August 12, 2022, 03:29:45 AM
Fun to compare the regular SwissChamp with the SwissChamp XXL

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WOWZA!!! That thing is as big as a can of Spam!  :ahhh


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3163 on: August 12, 2022, 05:32:03 AM
WOWZA!!! That thing is as big as a can of Spam!  :ahhh

Weight is around the same as a can of SPAM as well.

The SwissChamp XXL weighs in at 353 grams, regular SwissChamp is 185 grams.



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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3164 on: August 12, 2022, 02:37:25 PM
How does it feel in the hand?  I love the bigger SAKs.
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3165 on: August 13, 2022, 12:06:36 AM
How does it feel in the hand?  I love the bigger SAKs.

For me realistically the XXL and XAVT are collector pieces and were bought as such and will not actually get any use.
They live quite happily in their little homes (boxes)
If you were to use them I think you would need a belt pouch as they are too heavy, about the weight of a can of SPAM in your pocket.
As for in the hand feel they are lovely and really would be quite useable, I don't see the XXL or XAVT as being an awkward tool to use, it would depend on your hand size and personal preferences though.  58mm SAK's for example feel way to small in the hands for me, I find a smaller tool like this much more awkward and clumsy to use than a larger or oversize SAK.


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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3166 on: August 13, 2022, 12:34:29 AM
There was a challenge last year involving the big SAKs that seemed like a great time.  I wish I could remember the title, but Comis started it. 
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3167 on: August 13, 2022, 02:38:47 AM
Stack Challenge?   :think:
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3168 on: August 13, 2022, 04:39:19 AM
WOWZA!!! That thing is as big as a can of Spam!  :ahhh

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Reply #3169 on: August 13, 2022, 04:40:24 AM
WOWZA!!! That thing is as big as a can of Spam!  :ahhh


 
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3170 on: August 13, 2022, 05:05:45 AM
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3171 on: August 13, 2022, 12:25:16 PM
It was SAK STACK 60 day challenge  :salute:
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Re: Swisschamp Sunday!
Reply #3172 on: August 13, 2022, 01:04:51 PM

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It’s almost as big wow! 😎 Great pictures X!

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