Koenig Arius Blade show scores

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by Diablogt90, Jun 8, 2019.

  1. folder geek

    folder geek Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 28, 2012
    Congrats on your good fortune!
    If it were me Id keep the inlay.
    Probably easier to get another CF down the road but the inlay might be harder to obtain.
    Regardless of your choice it is the right one.
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  2. Mrgauth

    Mrgauth Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 12, 2016
    If you do decide to sell the cf one, let me know. Might be right up my alley.
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  3. DocJD


    Jan 29, 2016
    Both are sweet ! But to me the CF is just cleaner , simpler , less busy . ;)
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  4. Diablogt90


    Dec 10, 2018
    Can anyone tell me if the 001 on my card that came with the carbon fiber inlay one means it's the first one ever made with carbon fiber inlay? Or does it mean it's the only one? I imagine he'll do more like this so I'm sure it's not a one off but it might be at the moment.
  5. thegreatwhite


    May 2, 2018
    Most likely it means the first. I'm sure he'll be making more, especially a black CF version. Maybe if it was the Copper dusted that you were after, maybe it'd be a long time before seeing another of that.
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  6. halden.doerge

    halden.doerge I'll Sharpen Your Knife Gold Member

    Aug 17, 2014
    Yeah, it's all about the inlaid version. They did those perfectly.
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  7. Diablogt90


    Dec 10, 2018
    Niiice that's a tease now you gotta post pics the rest of those knives!
  8. Pilot1

    Pilot1 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 24, 2005
    I'm leaning that way too, but then I go back and look at the photo, and honestly can't make up my mind. Keep one as a user and one as a safe queen???
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  9. Diablogt90


    Dec 10, 2018
    I would love to keep both. The red CF as a light user and the CF inlay one as more of a safe queen, I just don't know if I can justify it financially they were definitely not cheap. We'll see how it goes but until I decide I an not gonna carry or use the red CF one so it remains in perfect condition. I have only carried it once and that was back to blade show to pick up the CF inlay one, and it hasn't cut anything not even paper.
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  10. DocJD


    Jan 29, 2016
    ;) IMO , life's too short ! Sell the "queen " . Keep and USE the red . :cool::thumbsup::thumbsup:
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  11. Pilot1

    Pilot1 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 24, 2005
    I know. Really tough call, and yes as you say they aren't cheap.
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  12. hundo760


    Apr 28, 2019
    hey boss saw your bladeshow post, anyway you’d be down to sell the red cf arius? Hunter -7605193819
  13. austonh

    austonh Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 26, 2012
    Inlay version is the correct answer
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  14. Diablogt90


    Dec 10, 2018
    I am still deciding whether to sell or keep give me a bit lol its a tough decision.
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  15. wickettedge

    wickettedge Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Mar 31, 2018
    you have two hands and two knives... Coincidence? I think not.
  16. Wilfred17

    Wilfred17 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 18, 2016
    Gotta go with the inlay
  17. jp9mm


    Apr 1, 2019
    Inlay, really clean design overall.
    The all cf is too boring to me, also the color and pattern of the cf itself is nicer on the inlay.
  18. DRLyman

    DRLyman Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 25, 2016
    Another vote for the inlay. That is one beautiful knife. Life is too short for safe queens. Use them and enjoy them while you are able.
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  19. Diablogt90


    Dec 10, 2018
    Tried to get some better shots of these, but obviously I am not a photographer lol.
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  20. DocJD


    Jan 29, 2016
    I guess my tastes are just (fortunately) cheaper , because I really just like the red better ! ;)
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