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Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by Jerry Busse, May 17, 2019.

  1. DanR217

    DanR217 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 6, 2010
    Couldn't help myself, ordered a comp with green and black G10 and a comp with black G10. Gonna have to sell a couple knives now to pay for them haha
     
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  2. littlehoot

    littlehoot Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 7, 2015
    Comp with Bruiser.

    I'm ALL IN on this one. Gonna beat the Shart out of it.
     
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  3. honorearth

    honorearth Gold Member Gold Member

    555
    Mar 29, 2016
    Got mine
     
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  4. ambulance830

    ambulance830 Gold Member Gold Member

    115
    Dec 16, 2012
    Sorry Debbie no Mercedes this year.

    Got mine. Comp with black canvas. I hope that black canvas is that nice dark black canvas that has been coming out of the shop lately. Or should i change it to black G10? Shoot.
     
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  5. COPIUOS

    COPIUOS Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 24, 2015
    That is one awesome looking knife. it will be insane in hand...
     
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  6. zmbhntr

    zmbhntr ̿' ̿'\̵͇̿̿\з=(•̪●)=ε/̵͇̿̿/'̿''̿ ̿

    Jul 28, 2014
    Appreciate the feedback on this one Garth! Order placed.

     
  7. Jaxx

    Jaxx Moderator Moderator

    Jan 18, 2006
    My, how my tastes change over time...I'm on the fence over thickness...LMAO says the Off Duty lover...! :eek::D
    .25"-.27" thick and I'd have crashed the server all by myself!

    Mebbe it'll work on this porky fella too vvv ...lol :D
    [​IMG]
     
  8. PABladeGuy

    PABladeGuy Platinum Member Platinum Member

    292
    Sep 11, 2018
    I'm looking to take delivery of this bad boy in mid to late June. Based on the turnaround time of the Alpha Dog 6, we're looking at 3 weeks between order and delivery
     
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  9. Adian

    Adian Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 28, 2013
    Yea that timeframe is what is making me miss it. We just arrived back Stateside on Sunday and already having to buy furniture, washer and dryer since lost ours in Hurricane Maria. Then have to go to TX and drive back with all my toys and live in a hotel for a month before our house on base is ready! Sucks, but very glad to be back on the mainland
     
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  10. PABladeGuy

    PABladeGuy Platinum Member Platinum Member

    292
    Sep 11, 2018
    Just got the invoice for this bad boy.
    Paid and ready to take delivery!
     
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  11. dogboye

    dogboye Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 23, 1999
    THAT's a quick invoice! They still have all the models up on their web site, and I haven't even seen a "last call" on anything yet.
     
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  12. PABladeGuy

    PABladeGuy Platinum Member Platinum Member

    292
    Sep 11, 2018
    I know right?
    I'm so conflicted about getting another one. I'm thinking the TR is gonna be the next highly desired Busse, just like the TGLB or the FBM.

    Of course being low on funds makes that decision much easier :)
     
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  13. zmbhntr

    zmbhntr ̿' ̿'\̵͇̿̿\з=(•̪●)=ε/̵͇̿̿/'̿''̿ ̿

    Jul 28, 2014
    Just got an invoice as well. An invoice a week before Blade Show on a knife that won’t be here before Blade Show. Definitely not ideal timing.
     
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  14. Munroc

    Munroc

    108
    Sep 20, 2017
    Yep ive passed on this one with no regrets!
     
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  15. Noxious Fumes

    Noxious Fumes

    Sep 7, 2011
    Passing too..... buuuuut.... my Better half, who doesn’t care for knives at all, actually finds it very appealing!
     
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  16. gk4ever2

    gk4ever2 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 1, 2008
    Buy her one and then "borrow" it. ;):D
    .
     
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  17. back_inthe_saddle

    back_inthe_saddle

    123
    Jul 5, 2018
    This gradually increasing fulfillment rate (since the forsaken steel heart) is very exciting. I think this is the quickest one yet. I likey. Thanks for all the hard work over there in Ohio :thumbsup::D:D:D
     
  18. MacLaren1

    MacLaren1

    May 15, 2014
    Yeah, this instant gratification stuff rocks!! :D
     
  19. JohnTheTexican

    JohnTheTexican Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 1, 2006
    The Competition Finish version is no longer on the website. Others can't have much longer.
     
  20. back_inthe_saddle

    back_inthe_saddle

    123
    Jul 5, 2018
    Comp went real quick and now dc is still hanging in there. This is when I start reconsidering my choices but when I take another long look at the first long vertical pic, maroon w big dc, I relax:D. And knowing it’ll be in hand real soon:cool:. Makes me happy I caught the Busse bug:eek::eek::eek:
     
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