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Everyone's latest acquisitions!

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by SW-EDC, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. Eversion

    Eversion Gold Member Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Gold Member

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    Apr 9, 2020
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    Two very differently sized Blade HQ models from the Exchange
     
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  2. Peacedivision

    Peacedivision

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    Sep 4, 2018
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    WE/SNECX mini buster
     
  3. Fixall

    Fixall Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 26, 2018
    I picked up a Watu a few days ago, but I wanted to carry it for a bit before posting about it (since it's so damn weird). It's a great knife! I love how thin the blade stock is... It's so slicey! I really like the blade shape. It's nearly a wharncliffe until you get near the tip. Good stuff. Ergonomics are great, which seems weird to me. I mean this thing is a stick that is flared on the ends... Why does it feel so good?! I really like the finish they decided to go with on the carbon fiber laminate. I think the Spyderco smooth carbon fiber is too smooth, and the peel-ply too grippy, lol. This is just right! I thought I didn't like carbon fiber/g10 laminate, but it turns out, I just didn't like the finish that was being used. I really hope Spyderco uses this same (or similar) texture on other knives going forward. I love Spyderco's wire clips, so I'm pleased with that. Centering is perfect. Action is perfect. The grind is really good. My only complaints are that it's a little too big for my liking and I wish the kick wouldn't hit my finger when closing the knife. All in all, winner.

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  4. WValtakis

    WValtakis Hand Engraving, Anodizing and Embellishment Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    May 29, 2004
    Inbound!:D

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  5. MacLaren1

    MacLaren1 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 15, 2014
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  6. jfk1110

    jfk1110 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 9, 2013
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  7. ArchVV

    ArchVV Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 8, 2015
    No joke, had to grab one of these Boker Dessert Warriors haha. The traditional is also a limited Boker run with oak scales salvaged from Castle Burg (allegedly).

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  8. WValtakis

    WValtakis Hand Engraving, Anodizing and Embellishment Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    May 29, 2004
    Wow...I'm kinda sad I missed these! LMAO...I may have to put up a WTB post:D
     
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  9. rover

    rover Basic Member Basic Member

    Jul 9, 2004
    Yeah, that thing is cool. Need more pun knives!
     
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  10. myowngod

    myowngod Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 3, 2009
    Nice! Had my eye on these since shot show. How do you like it?
     
  11. toto07

    toto07

    Oct 9, 2009
    Emerson Gentleman Jim Black Combo
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  12. Peacedivision

    Peacedivision

    265
    Sep 4, 2018
    I can't find any faults so far, super light for the size, fantastic action, great ergos. I'm going to grab one of the plain bead blasted versions as well if I can. GPK had them last week but the plain TI sold out in under 2 minutes. By the time I saw the alert email they were gone.
     
  13. familyphotoshoot

    familyphotoshoot

    44
    Aug 29, 2013
    Snagged a very good condition ZT 0095BW off the knifeswap subreddit. The most underrated ZT, in my opinion. I don't know why it was discontinued.

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  14. jideta

    jideta Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 8, 2020
    My penultimate custom:

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    As soon as I ordered it, I had an idea for something else.
    Actually pretty happy with this; might be the last custom order!
     
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  15. Ajack60

    Ajack60 Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Apr 21, 2013
    Like I need another work knife, but here it is.
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  16. jideta

    jideta Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 8, 2020
    The first 'real' knife I bought with my own money.
    I remember some cheapo knives; probably got them in Chinatown.
    Buck 110 was a knife to envy but me being me wanted something different.

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    Kershaw Black Horse. I remember cutting myself on this knife as it was my first wicked sharp blade.
    I was a Kershaw fanboy back then; I also had an Amphibian and lusted for a DWO.
    One for the shelf and memories...
     
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  17. tinfoil hat timmy

    tinfoil hat timmy Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 21, 2014
  18. Hivoltage

    Hivoltage Gold Member Gold Member

    513
    Sep 19, 2018
    Ya I didn’t want one till they sold out. Now I’m kicking myself.
     
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  19. WValtakis

    WValtakis Hand Engraving, Anodizing and Embellishment Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    May 29, 2004
    Had this Schatt & Morgan whittler (and the pork chop:D) waiting for me when I got home from work...

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  20. 000Robert

    000Robert Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 28, 2020
    That looks like a chunk of ham rather than a pork chop. Nice knife.
     

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