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Gerber Moment Fixed Blade Knife Named Outdoor Life 'Great Buy'


(Portland, Oregon) Gerber, a leading global supplier of knives, tools and activity-specific gear, is pleased to announce that its new Moment Fixed Blade knife has been named a ‘Great Buy’ in the current issue of Outdoor Life Magazine. Part of a round up on the latest and greatest fixed blade hunting knives, the Moment Fixed Blade scored high marks for its sturdy build, great ergonomics and above all exceptional value.

Outdoor Life’s ratings give you the unbiased and accurate truth on outdoor gear,” said Andrew McKean, Editor of Outdoor Life. “Products are thoroughly tested, and winning items earn the title based exclusively on the hard data and scores. So when we say a particular item is the best, you can take that to the bank.”

Fresh for the 2013 fall hunting season, the Moment Fixed Blade knife headlines a collection of value-oriented gear that while easy on the pocket book is long on performance. Crafted from durable 5Cr15MoV stainless steel, the Moment Fixed Blade features a 3.63-inch blade and an overall length of 8.63 inches. The handle is textured rubber for a solid grip in any condition and the knife is housed in a nylon sheath for safe keeping in a pack or on a belt. Weight: 7.2 oz. MSRP: $26.

“Nothing beats third-party editorial like this to underscore the credibility of a product and we’re incredibly honored to receive this recognition from Outdoor Life,” said Joe Mattson, Gerber Senior Brand Manager. “As an acknowledged leader in the industry Outdoor Life is a trusted source to millions of readers and to have our product do so well in testing, especially knowing the crucible the editors put the Moment through, is extremely gratifying for our team as we strive to bring only our best to the marketplace.”


The Moment Fixed Blade is available in Drop Point and Gut Hook models and is also offered in folding styles. Other key products in the Moment series include a Field Dress Kit and a small Pocket Folder.

The Moment Fixed Blade knife is currently available through authorized Gerber dealers as well as online Gerber’s website. For more information log onto

About Outdoor Life’s Gear Tests:

For each issue of Outdoor Life, the magazine’s experts go in-depth to provide readers with accurate and unbiased assessments on hunting, fishing, and outdoor-related gear. Outdoor Life’s experts put gear through rigorous tests and keep an exhaustive list of scores detailing each product’s results across multiple categories. Once the scores are tallied, the top product is deemed an Outdoor Life Editor’s Choice Award winner. Going one step further, Outdoor Life also considers the costs of the products to determine which offer the most bang for the buck. Products determined to offer the best value are named Great Buy Award winners.

About Outdoor Life

Outdoor Life ( is the source for hunting and fishing adventure. Outdoor Life is the go-to magazine for sportsmen who want to improve their hunting and fishing skills. Lively service pieces loaded with tips and information provide readers with everything they need to know to be successful right now. And while reader service is key, every issue of Outdoor Life also explodes with adventure stories and true tales from the wild. Outdoor Life is published 10 times a year by the Bonnier Corporation. Bonnier Corp. ( is one of the largest consumer-publishing groups in the United States and is the leading media company serving passionate, highly engaged audiences through magazines, events, digital media and leading-edge products. Bonnier Corp. is the U.S. division of the Bonnier Group (, an international media group active in television, newspapers, magazines, movies, books and digital media.

About Gerber:

Gerber is a leading global supplier of personal outdoor, tactical and industrial gear. Founded in 1939 as Gerber Legendary Blades, the trusted brand now includes a diverse portfolio of innovative activity-essential equipment for enthusiasts and professional end users. For more information please visit