I have a bunch of unreasonable biases that limit what I want in a knife:
1. No plant or animal parts in scales: no wood, no tooth or bone. Also no Micarta, FRN or similar plastics, aluminum, and mostly no G-10, unless it's a cheap knife. Mainly I just like scales made from carbon fiber...
It looks like you're measuring the length of the edge bevel. If you presume your edge bevel length is correct, you could calculate the thickness behind the edge from this and the edge bevel angle if you know that, although if there's a microlevel that's more complicated.
One method I suggest...
Makes sense. That thumb stud is my least favorite part of the Sebenza. Uncomfortable to use, and the tip loses its ano immediately. Of all the things to keep the same when they do an incremental upgrade, why keep that?
If you can find one and it’s not too much: Koenig Arius. New ones start at $585 now, I think.
At a lower price, if you can find one preowned — sorry to recommend something not currently produced — the Evo Typhoon is great.
Massdrop x Ferrum Forge Crux - SOLD
New in box, never used. Original owner. Comes with original box and packaging, except I think it may have come with a polishing cloth, and if it did, I can’t find it. I see some small areas of very slight darkening within the steel surface that I’ve tried to...
Wingman EDC MDD-K Model 1 — SOLD
New in box. Never used.
Tom Mayo's Dr. Death design. Has Lee Williams' KickStop flipper mechanism.
3.25-inch blade of M390 steel, 0.159-inch stock thickness
Titanium scales, 4.1-inch handle length
Weight 3.45 oz
Flipper tab recesses into handle when...
Richard Rogers 4F with blue titanium bolsters $975
Recently back from a spa with the maker, only sent in to ask for a stronger detent. Looked unused before the spa and still does. Richard Rogers graciously included nicer anodized screws with the spa treatment. I can see no signs of wear...
North Arm Knives Skaha II, Boos Smoke Mini, Olamic Swish, Massdrop x Ferrum Forge Crux
First "I'll take it" followed by PM or email gets the knife, provided that payment is made promptly. I can take additional pictures or video upon request.
Payment via PayPal G&S. Prices include PayPal fees...