So here we have the earliest example of a Champion C that you might have ever seen. And it has got the HOFFRITZ large blade tang stamp! HARD TO FIND New Old Stock Condition Victorinox Champion! She comes with the Original Brochure / Instructions Manual - Specifications sheet - in the solid but shop worn original box. Works fine all the way.
All of the tools remain in unused perfect condition. This RARE knife, the perfect addition to any Swiss Army enthusiast's collection, is a beautiful specimen of one of the most popular Swiss Army Knives made by Victorinox. Victorinox Champion - Large Pocket Knife, 24 functions.
Housing a wide range of popular tools from the Swiss Army line, the Champion Pocket Knife is a highly versatile 24-function multi-tool from Victorinox. The core stainless steel construction is paired with cellidor scales which display the metal inlay Victorinox logo. The knife features a large and small straight blade and handy tools including a magnifying lens, Phillips-head screwdriver and wood saw.
Large Straight Blade stamped HOFFRITZ and VICTORINOX SWITZERLAND STAINLESS ROSTFREI. Dimensions: 91 x 25.5 x 33mm, Net weight 150gr, Scale / Handle color and material: - Red Cellidor. Being of that early vintage, this Champion C sports all of the vintage features of the first generation tool set related to this type of knife which are missing from later or actual SAKS include (but might not be limited to). The VICTORIA Era Clip-Point Small Blade (its not supposed to be here). The reamer has a machined pin point tip (this feature lasted until approximately 1978).
No half-stop on cap lifter. The corkscrew comes at the same side as the key ring. Screwed / adjustable scissors, unlike later riveted ones.
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