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Silky Fox Gomboy Outback Saw

Silky Fox

Silky Fox Gomboy Outback Saw


Brand: Silky Fox
  EAN 4903585752240
Weight: 420 g         13 reviews
The Silky Fox Gomboy Outback Saw is one of a new line of folding saws from Silky Fox. They have been designed specifically for outdoors and hunting use.

This saw features a black coating of a unique nickel and tin blend on its blade, including the teeth. This provides a long blade life and an incredible cutting performance, not only in wood but also when sawing bones. In addition, the dark, non-reflective colour makes this saw particularly suitable for tactical operations.

The blade is taper ground to reduce resistance giving smoother, easier, faster cutting performance, and the four cutting angles along the blade length leaves a smooth surface after cutting. This blade can rip-cut, cross-cut and slant-cut. During manufacture the teeth of the blade are heated instantly and hardened, this will enable them to stay sharp about three times longer than non-hardened teeth.

The arbor composite handle has a warm and comfortable touch. No matter the cold or wet conditions, this handle offers a safe grip and superior control.

The blade can be locked in two positions and when not in use, you can fold it so that the sharp teeth are completely covered in the handle. A transparent case is also included.

  • Blade length: 240 mm
  • Teeth pitch: 8 (6.8 tpi)
  • Blade type: Curved
  • Weight: 288 g
  • Entire blade is coated with a nickel/tin blend for longer blade life
  • Arbor Composite grip is made of unique wood/plastic composition providing warm and comfortable touch
  • Carrying case included

  Under UK law, this item can only be sold to persons over 18 years of age. Woodlore will need to verify your age before your order is dispatched and a check will also be carried out upon delivery. This item cannot be delivered to a locker.


  Delivery in 1-2 days within the United Kingdom
  UK Orders placed before 2PM GMT will be dispatched the same working day
  Overseas delivery times will vary depending on the destination

Please note that our offices are closed at weekends, so any orders placed after 2PM GMT on a Friday will not be dispatched until the following Monday.

Orders with a total value over £300.00 will be dispatched free via a next day delivery service within the UK at no extra cost.

Please note that in some instances, orders for heavy items may take an extra day to arrive.

  Overseas deliveries
For overseas deliveries, please refer to the following estimated delivery times:

  • Europe: 3 - 5 working days
  • Rest of the world: 5 - 7 working days


A full refund or exchange will be given provided that the items have not been worn or used, and are returned to us within 30 days of purchase, together with all relative labels and packaging. You are responsible for the cost of returning items.

Please ensure that you include a copy of your invoice, along with an explanation of why you have returned your goods. If you wish to return your goods for any reason, please do so to the following address:

Woodlore Limited
PO Box 3
East Sussex
TN19 7ZE
United Kingdom

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Product Reviews

Silky Fox Gomboy Outback Saw is rated 5/5 based on 13 customer reviews.

All of our product reviews are from customers with verified purchases.

Overall Rating:


  1 of 13

  Absolutely brilliant saw, I have been using saws for many years and this is head and shoulders above the rest. As mentioned in other reviews the disappointment is the case, sadly this just is not robust enough and wont last, again for the money it should be better!  

4th July, 2022

Rated: 4/5

  2 of 13

  Arrived the day after I ordered and I immediately offered to help a friend prune a tree. It’s unreal how easy and fast it takes limbs off. I will put it through its paces next camping trip but initial performance looks amazing.  

  Daniel Hill
23rd June, 2022

Rated: 5/5

  3 of 13

  Ordered this item after 6pm Thursday evening and it was delivered brilliantly packaged before 11am Saturday morning. Outstanding customer service again Woodlore! The saw itself is also outstanding, faultlessly constructed, smooth to operate, locks absolutely solidly, cuts like a lazer with minimal effort and comes with a seriously capable spine on the blade. Is showers sparks like bonfire night and effortlessly scraping tiny shavings from fatwood for ignition with those same sparks. You should by now be able to tell that I'm somewhat pleased with my purchase, an essential piece of kit for serious bushcrafters. It only takes up a small amount of room in your bag and is light to carry even with the secure case supplied with it. If you haven't already got one treat yourself, you'll wonder how you managed without it. If I could have given 6 stars I would have.  

  Howard Varley
23rd April, 2022

Rated: 5/5

  4 of 13

  Volunteering at a local nature reserve, pollarding and constructing brash fencing, using a bow saw was hard work! Then I was told about Silky Saws. Wow!, What a saw. Effortless sawing through sizeable trunks and branches. Thoroughly recommend these saws. May go bigger next time as mine is the medium sized one. It's such a great size for doing what it does and for carrying with you through the forests.  

  Leigh Tovey
7th April, 2022

Rated: 5/5

  5 of 13

  Having used the Bahco Laplander Saw for a number of years with no problems and think they are great saws. However, the Gomboy Outback is superb, the extra length and curve makes cutting larger rounds effortless. 10 out of 10 to Silky and 10 out of 10 to the Woodlore team, Great service. Thanks  

  Mr. M. Clarke
21st February, 2022

Rated: 5/5

  6 of 13

  Silky took a great saw and made it better. If you're a fan of Silky saws you will like this because they improved it over the original Gomboy. It now has a coating to help prevent rust and make it glide through wood better. It's slightly thicker so there's less risk of it breaking and it looks great. The sheath is okay but doesn't look durable, however it's rain resistant and protects the saw. Like all Silky saws it does a great job of sawing through green wood and they say it will cut bone too but I haven't had chance to try that yet.  

  Stephen Davidson
22nd November, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  7 of 13

  Big fan of the Silky brand, when I seen they had these outback designs, I had to purchase one. High standard as usual to be expected from silky. The only minus is the case is a little small for the saw, it fits just but its tight. Speedy delivery from the website which is always a bonus, overall 5 out of 5 for said product.  

  Karl Melderis
18th November, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  8 of 13

  Great saw but it doesn’t fit in the plastic case that comes with, without really forcing it in and wiggling it to get the handle in just the right spot to close. I’d have given it 5 stars if it hadn’t come with this case, but now I have a huge chunk of plastic and given how much I already dislike plastic, it has forced me to knock 2 stars off. Great saw with too much packaging and a chunk of plastic thrown in.  

  Mark F
11th September, 2021

Rated: 3/5

  9 of 13

  Simply outstanding. Awesome saw and I love the look of this special edition.  

  Adrian Smith
23rd August, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  10 of 13

  Very happy with this Gomboy. Excellent quality as expected. Extremely quick delivery and excellent communications with the store.  

20th August, 2021

Rated: 5/5

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