Anyone received an Ugly Betty?

Discussion in 'Survive! Knives' started by LukeTheSpook, Apr 10, 2018.

  1. LukeTheSpook


    Jan 2, 2015
    curious if anyone has received their ugly Betty 4.1? I ordered on August 2017 (90 days).

    I haven't seen them included in any of the updates.
  2. mlmcasual


    Jun 10, 2013
    Never received an Ugly Betty... once gave a Sneaky Castro though.
  3. Fancier


    Jul 1, 2012
    Uglies are included in the weekly sales, and based on a recent post they are working on the April 2017 weekly sales orders.
    Ellie has said that they didn't have very many weekly sales last summer (and they stopped taking orders in October) so there might not be an enormous number of orders ahead of you.
    Edit: My 4.1 is a second, but I do have an order in for an ugly.
  4. ATJ999

    ATJ999 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 12, 2013
    I ordered an ugly Betty mid August. It will be a while, a few months at least, I'd imagine. I just received my F2nd I ordered April 12th. So, We got about 3-4 months I'd guess.
  5. ajvail18


    Jan 12, 2017
    The ugly Betty’s were part of the weekly sales. I placed an order as well. I have seen post from people receiving shipping notifications for April 2017. I don’t think there were very many weekly sales between May-August. Hopefully once things get settled from the move, they will get the weekly sales finished.
  6. El Viajero

    El Viajero

    Feb 11, 2016
    What is an Ugly Betty?
  7. Psybull


    Dec 31, 2015
    Basically a factory 3rd which is still a pretty good knife using Guy's quality standards. The big perk is the price which is 40% off the price of a first. They also will have Ugly Betty etched under the flag instead of factory second. For a user hard to beat but I don't believe the factory warranty covers the Bettys is the only down side not that you would ever need it.
  8. El Viajero

    El Viajero

    Feb 11, 2016
    So basically the finish is off or something? I saw one for sale and was curious as the website wasn't to clear. To me the knife looked fine but I wanted to be sure. Thank you for the explanation.
  9. Psybull


    Dec 31, 2015
    The flaws are still fairly minor, some are just out of spec- hardly able to notice by eye. Others have small pits or finish issues on the blanks. Use them a few times and all you will notice is how good of a deal you got on a good knife. I am eagerly waiting on the new spec Betty 4.1s to start shipping. If you look on page 4 of this forum there is a picture of an Ugly Betty that shows what the etching looks like on a 4.7.
  10. Burke

    Burke Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 25, 1999
    I ordered one in August. Haven't seen it yet.
  11. trevitrace

    trevitrace Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 21, 2013
  12. LukeTheSpook


    Jan 2, 2015

    Yeah, I cancelled that one too. So as it stands, I've cancelled a 4.1, two 2.7's, a 7/7 and an ugly Betty. Then I sold my 10 and 5.

    I still have a tough time wrapping my head around this stuff. Why is there even any support for a sub forum?
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  13. Citori


    Sep 28, 2002
    It is a wonderful place to see hopes crushed.
  14. SURVIVE! Ellie

    SURVIVE! Ellie

    Apr 21, 2014
    The Ugly Betty GSO-4.1s were part of the weekly sales, which we have mentioned in every 1st Friday Update. There are 5 batches of weekly sales ahead of this particular one. We are also working on Preorders for various models right now.

    Since you already had your orders refunded, and we haven't had weekly sales for about 7 months, and everyone here already knows that we are behind, I'm going to assume this thread was created in an effort to stir the pot. The OP has been addressed, so I'm just going to go ahead and close this.
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