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Old 02-24-2012, 09:40 AM   #3361
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shame I was going to offer it to you when I found it

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Old 02-24-2012, 09:42 AM   #3362
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with a BK11:
You might want to try this cord wrap, works pretty good and looks neat too.

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Old 02-24-2012, 10:47 AM   #3363
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So...how many knives has this forum made you buy?



I'm at 2 and counting.
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Old 02-24-2012, 11:31 AM   #3364
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None bought.... yet. But def lusting over 2 in particular:

Marttiini Full Tang Hunter


Buck Ergohunter
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Old 02-24-2012, 04:17 PM   #3365
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I blame my current machette problem on this thread. Oh, and the tomahawk. I might get the $15 knife just for laughs.
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Old 02-24-2012, 06:28 PM   #3366
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shame I was going to offer it to you when I found it

Uhhh-huh..... I ant fallin fer that.
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:21 PM   #3367
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Uhhh-huh..... I ant fallin fer that.
I just found it too!
Damn!
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:39 PM   #3368
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ESEE-6 at the top (6.5" blade/11.75" total), Forge de Laguiole pocket knife (4" blade/5" folded) at the bottom.



The ESEE is a no-frills utility, which is very nicely made nonetheless, whereas the FdL has a few nice details. It's been my daily pocket knife since I bought it last Christmas, and it hasn't let me down yet.

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Old 02-25-2012, 12:28 PM   #3369
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So I need to put a new handle on a cleaver(is it still scales if they're on a cleaver?). I turned a nice piece of cherry for the scales and was thinking to just use pins and epoxy to attach everything. The existing holes in the tang are 7/32. Where can I get pins in this size?
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Old 02-25-2012, 06:03 PM   #3370
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Opinel sent me an email for pre-order on this new knife. looks nice, but then again I like Opinels..

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http://www.opiknife.com/proddetail.a...el-No8-outdoor
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Old 02-25-2012, 07:10 PM   #3371
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Opinel sent me an email for pre-order on this new knife. looks nice, but then again I like Opinels..

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http://www.opiknife.com/proddetail.a...el-No8-outdoor
That does look very, very tempting. I wish there was a non-serrated option, too, but even so, I think I will order one soon.
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Old 02-25-2012, 07:15 PM   #3372
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So I need to put a new handle on a cleaver(is it still scales if they're on a cleaver?). I turned a nice piece of cherry for the scales and was thinking to just use pins and epoxy to attach everything. The existing holes in the tang are 7/32. Where can I get pins in this size?
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Jantz supply, look here. You can use a smaller size if you like (3/16" or 1/8"), the epoxy will hold it in place. And if you prefer the look, it's fine to just use epoxy (no pins).
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Old 02-26-2012, 10:31 AM   #3373
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The two knives I am carrying today.....



I reworked the edge on the Izula II. Scary sharp now.
Other knife is an Opinel #7 in carbon steel.
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Old 02-26-2012, 01:53 PM   #3374
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Old 02-26-2012, 07:57 PM   #3375
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Opinel sent me an email for pre-order on this new knife. looks nice, but then again I like Opinels..

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http://www.opiknife.com/proddetail.a...el-No8-outdoor
you guys are killing me.
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