Quick and Easy Replacement: How to Swap Out Broken SAK Knife Parts

Quick and Easy Replacement: How to Swap Out Broken SAK Knife Parts

Victorinox Swiss Army knives are known for their durability, but even the toughest tools may need part replacements over time. Whether it’s a broken scale or a worn-out blade, swapping out parts can breathe new life into your knife. This guide will walk you through the simple steps to replace broken parts on your Swiss Army knife (SAK).

For genuine Victorinox parts and accessories, including new knife scales, visit www.sakparts.com.

Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing SAK Parts

Step 1: Gather Your Tools

Before you start, ensure you have the following tools on hand:

  • Small flathead screwdriver or a prying tool
  • Tweezers (for handling small parts)
  • Soft cloth (to protect the knife‚Äôs surface)
  • Replacement parts from www.sakparts.com

Step 2: Remove the Old Scales

  1. Open the Tools: Open any tools on your Swiss Army knife to prevent damage.
  2. Pry Off the Scales: Gently insert the flathead screwdriver or prying tool under the edge of the scale. Carefully lift and pop off the scale from the knife's body. Repeat on the other side.

Step 3: Replace the Blade or Tools (if needed)

  1. Disassemble the Knife: If you need to replace a blade or internal tool, use the screwdriver to carefully disassemble the knife, noting the order of the components.
  2. Swap the Parts: Replace the damaged blade or tool with the new one from www.sakparts.com.
  3. Reassemble: Carefully reassemble the knife, ensuring all parts fit snugly.

Step 4: Attach the New Scales

  1. Align the Scales: Align the new scales with the knife's body, ensuring the holes match the rivets.
  2. Press Down: Firmly press the new scales onto the knife until they snap into place securely.

Step 5: Final Checks

  1. Test All Tools: Open and close all the tools to ensure everything operates smoothly.
  2. Clean and Polish: Wipe down the knife with a soft cloth to remove any fingerprints or debris.

Tips for a Successful Replacement

  • Work in a well-lit area to avoid losing small parts.
  • Keep a small container handy to hold screws and small components during disassembly.
  • Refer to online tutorials if you‚Äôre unsure about any step.


Replacing broken parts on your Victorinox Swiss Army knife is a quick and easy way to extend its life. By following these steps, you can ensure your SAK remains a reliable tool for years to come. For high-quality replacement parts and accessories, visit www.sakparts.com and explore their wide selection of products.

With a little effort, your Swiss Army knife can look and function like new again, ready for any adventure you throw its way!

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