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Re: Wishlist...help me find
« Reply #20 on: February 10, 2020, 07:58:47 am »
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Re: Wishlist...help me find
« Reply #21 on: February 18, 2020, 12:21:27 pm »
I do take orders for custom work on fixed blades....chat to me if you're interested. :3some:

For factory folders you will not easily beat Martin Nel (The Knifeguy)....he can normally source whatever you need if he doesn't have it on his site.
 

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Re: Wishlist...help me find
« Reply #22 on: February 23, 2020, 08:23:55 am »
So, am looking to buy my laaitie an EDC knife.  He studies graphic design and fotography.  I knife is always handy.  Ek also commutes to class using public transport and are often in strange places on photography assignments.

Criteria - less than R1000. Straight blade. Multi purpose design. Folder. Light. Medium size

Narrowed it down to the two below, but happy to discuss other options..

Both D2 steel.  Thoughts on this?
« Last Edit: February 23, 2020, 08:48:41 am by KiLRoy »
 

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Re: Wishlist...help me find
« Reply #23 on: February 24, 2020, 09:08:11 am »
So, am looking to buy my laaitie an EDC knife.  He studies graphic design and fotography.  I knife is always handy.  Ek also commutes to class using public transport and are often in strange places on photography assignments.

Criteria - less than R1000. Straight blade. Multi purpose design. Folder. Light. Medium size

Narrowed it down to the two below, but happy to discuss other options..

Both D2 steel.  Thoughts on this?
The guy on youtube channel "Outpost 76" has done extensive edge retention testing on production knives. Performance on D2 blades showed huge differences in performance between different suppliers. Must be very sensitive to heat treat I guess.
Most D2 knives incl the Cut Jack were outperformed by supposedly "softer" steels that are easier to sharpen and have much better corrosion resistance.
These included a couple of models from Ruike in 14c28 and knives in Aus-8 from Cold Steel and Ontario. The ontario Rat was one of the few D2 models that performed well.
 

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #24 on: February 26, 2020, 07:41:15 am »
Honey Badger?
 

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #25 on: February 26, 2020, 08:22:26 am »
Honey Badger?
I have two Honey Badgers and very happy with them. Plus The Knife Guy has some really good pricing at the moment. Can't go wrong in my opinion.

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #26 on: February 26, 2020, 08:57:01 am »
I still long for a classic slim Bird and Trout knife. Ivory for non slip.

Post a pic of what you have in mind. I can make you something nice that you can afford.
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #27 on: May 21, 2020, 01:51:03 pm »
Bestech Toucan for sale - Folder is perfect. - R550
Impact Cutlery - Hunting knife (D2 steel) - R900
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« Last Edit: May 21, 2020, 01:53:38 pm by Hardy de Kock »
 
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #28 on: May 21, 2020, 02:05:18 pm »
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #29 on: May 21, 2020, 02:45:17 pm »
Bestech Toucan for sale - Folder is perfect. - R550
Impact Cutlery - Hunting knife (D2 steel) - R900
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #30 on: May 21, 2020, 03:09:47 pm »
Bestech Toucan for sale - Folder is perfect. - R550
Impact Cutlery - Hunting knife (D2 steel) - R900
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #31 on: May 21, 2020, 03:55:38 pm »
Bestech Toucan for sale - Folder is perfect. - R550
Impact Cutlery - Hunting knife (D2 steel) - R900
Text me for more photos
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Text sent.

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #32 on: May 21, 2020, 04:04:44 pm »
Just  ordered myself a clever from Wayne Oosthuizen RSA knives.

If you dont have money to spend I strongly advise you to not go and look at his FB or instagram pages. . . .   Im doing a custom jobbie so kak en patala . . . .

Dont say I didnt warn you:

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #33 on: May 29, 2020, 06:40:57 pm »
Where can I find a Native similar to this
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #35 on: May 31, 2020, 04:44:47 am »
Almost, that is the little one I think.
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #36 on: May 31, 2020, 08:19:50 am »
Almost, that is the little one I think.

Yep - This is the little native. Not what you were looking for
 
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #37 on: June 03, 2020, 09:14:45 am »
@Hardy de Kock Any idea where I can locally source a mostly serrated Native.
Not sure if the new Natives come with serrations.
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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #38 on: June 03, 2020, 11:05:22 am »
Bestech Toucan for sale - Folder is perfect. - R550
Impact Cutlery - Hunting knife (D2 steel) - R900
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Hardy, this hunting knife is playing on my mind... Dit tart my hart.

Would you consider swapping it for something? Another knife, or something you need that I don't?
'69 Model.
 

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Re: Wishlist and For sale Thread
« Reply #39 on: June 03, 2020, 11:11:02 am »
I'd love to own a KBAR fixed blade military knife. Anyone have one gathering dust?
'69 Model.