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Lets see some Hinderer action

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by marcus52AR, Aug 19, 2016.

  1. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    That one above is called the new "Swear Point"! lol
     
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  3. abbazaba

    abbazaba Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 30, 2015
    And now "Stonewashed DLC" has made it next to impossible to search for one or the other if you want "stonewashed" or regular "DLC". My search for a new Skinny was pretty frustrating.

    Don't get me wrong, I'm enjoying the new models (stonewashed DLC was all I could find though). I put in my vote with DLT for a 3.5" Skinny No Choil for 2019.

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  4. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    Not to mention if you want to buy a matching full Ti scale to match the lockside. DLC, stonewashed DLC, battle black, and they are inconsistent with the shades of color in my experience.
     
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  5. YPR

    YPR Gold Member Gold Member

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    Aug 12, 2018
    I thought I just read that they aren't doing regular black DLC anymore, all of it was going to be "stonewashed DLC".
    Well it couldn't be a spearpoint and a wharncliffe, plus the triway is implied because it is a gen 6. However, you could make it more confusing by changing the scale to Ti (in a different color) and add in a third color for the hardware :)

    XM18 3.5" Skinny Spearpoint, No Choil, Battle Bronze Ti Scale with Working Finish lockside, purple filler tab & clip, M390, Gen6 minus, Non Flipper

    I thought I just read that they aren't doing regular black DLC anymore, all of it was going to be "stonewashed DLC".
     
  6. whitty

    whitty Dealer / Materials Provider Dealer / Materials Provider

    Aug 25, 2005
     
  7. lzeplin

    lzeplin Gold Member Gold Member

    851
    Apr 18, 2012
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  8. PuddleMonkey

    PuddleMonkey Gold Member Gold Member

    258
    Oct 26, 2016
    I've been off the grid, apparently Hinderer has a dagger blade now? It shall be mine!
     
  9. vox801

    vox801

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    Jun 11, 2017
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  10. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    Finally got all of my hardware sandblasted, even the pivot nut, clip, tab and insert screws.
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  11. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
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  12. JJ_Colt45

    JJ_Colt45 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 11, 2014
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  13. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
  14. JJ_Colt45

    JJ_Colt45 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 11, 2014
    Those turned out great !

    I hope to find time to tinker around with some of mine soon and add a personal touch.
     
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  15. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    Thanks. I'm ready to see how yours turn out too!
     
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  16. JBoone

    JBoone

    680
    Dec 30, 2012
    My first Hinderer is in the mail. DLT 3 inch no choil slicer.
    Looking forward to it!
     
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  17. abbazaba

    abbazaba Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 30, 2015
    I think you're gonna like it ;)

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  18. JBoone

    JBoone

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    Dec 30, 2012
    Just got it. Only concern is a bit of lock stick. Is this normal when brand new?
     
  19. abbazaba

    abbazaba Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 30, 2015
    Both both of my Gen6 samples needed some break in, but it was mostly the super grabby detent that needed to soften up.
     
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  20. rexromic

    rexromic Gold Member Gold Member

    May 28, 2011
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