FSB's in-house designer Hartmut Weise was wondering what it is that gives the 'Frankfurt model' and 'Wittgenstein's handle' their particular appeal. He jotted down the words: 'unpretentious presence'. He then produced a plain design that was at the very least on a par with them. The FSB 1108, a round tube combined with a mitred, oval section grip. The 'Brakel model'?