Everyone's latest acquisitions!

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

  1. jfk1110

    jfk1110 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 9, 2013
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  2. Quiet

    Quiet "That guy" Gold Member

    Oct 11, 2013
    This year started off with a bang, I think:

    Snapped up a new Cold Steel OSS:

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    And these Albers Cutlery knives arrived in hand just after the first of the year:

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  3. Retired UPS Driver

    Retired UPS Driver Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 25, 2019
    I’ll say that’s a nice way to start off the New Year. But you’re setting the bar pretty high to start off with Brother, those are gorgeous.
     
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  4. caine

    caine

    Nov 9, 2003
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  5. WValtakis

    WValtakis Hand Engraving, Ti anodizing, and mods Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    May 29, 2004
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  6. jfk1110

    jfk1110 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 9, 2013
    I cant even describe how incredible Philip Patton's work is.My crap pics do him no justice!! IMG_20210109_132334.jpg IMG_20210109_132400.jpg
     
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  7. Modoc ED

    Modoc ED Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 28, 2010
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  8. photoman12001

    photoman12001 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 23, 2008
    Arrivals this week
    Folder: Wilkins Leafstorm 9
    Fixed: White River Firecraft 3.5 Pro

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  9. Raku

    Raku

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  10. jideta

    jideta Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 8, 2020
  11. Wasatch11253

    Wasatch11253 Platinum Member Platinum Member

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    Jan 31, 2020
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  12. WValtakis

    WValtakis Hand Engraving, Ti anodizing, and mods Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    May 29, 2004
  13. strategy9

    strategy9 Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 27, 2015
    I posted a thread a little while back to help me decide on spending my Christmas gift card; 3 folders or a DMT bench stone...
    There was a winner, but wasn't a whole ton of interest, (winner had 6 votes last I checked, runner up had just 5), and after thinking and over thinking as I tend to do, I ended up going a completely different route...
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    A much cheaper folder + a fixed blade I had my eye on for a while...
     
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  14. Corto_Malt

    Corto_Malt Basic Member Basic Member

    Aug 6, 2020
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    Eole from Mathieu Callejon

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  15. dboblades

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  16. Zeroedin

    Zeroedin Basic Member Basic Member

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    Aug 15, 2020
    When I started developing an interest in knives last year, I did what most of us probably do....I browsed the Internet endlessly, saving pictures of every knife that caught my eye.

    Over the past 6-8 months, I’ve purchased one or two of those original “crushes”. Many I eventually ruled out as my preferences began to reveal themselves.....and some I ultimately decided were way outside my comfort zone regarding price.

    One knife that continually remained in the cut was the MKM Viper Timavo limited edition. It’s fairly busy, it’s a production knife and it felt grossly overpriced compared to the more basic versions of the same knife. And yet....I continued to go back to the pictures and drool. Something about it was simply resonating with me.

    Anyway, I finally realized that with some retailers, if you create an account you can accrue discounts with repeat purchases. Kinda wish I had stumbled upon that little nugget of information earlier, but better late than never. So, upon learning that the price you see isn’t necessarily the price you pay....I decided to revisit one of my earliest “knife crushes”.

    A few days later the Timavo arrived. I absolutely love the aesthetics and ergonomics of this knife....and it happens to fall right into my sweet spot with a 2.7” blade. And while it may be a bit gimmicky, I like that there’s only 99 more of these out there.

    The weather has been crappy the past few days, so I’ll have to make due with these pics for the time being....
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  17. ErocSD

    ErocSD Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    This grind....

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  18. alliuse

    alliuse Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 5, 2011
    Took 2 recent acquisitions and made them into one. Also heat anodized the hardware.
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  19. sailfish

    sailfish Basic Member Basic Member

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    Jan 1, 2019
    First week with the new Kiridashi. Proving to be a great little knife.

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  20. Monofletch

    Monofletch Basic Member Basic Member

    Jan 14, 2010
    I am trying to like this knife! So far though...... not for me!


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