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Old 04-06-2014, 14:40   #46
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Re: Knife?

Originally Posted by goat View Post

"Don't cut yourself, dumbass"
My Dad, 1967
It's good to remember your dad's advice, so he clearly worded it correctly, so you'd remember.

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Old 04-06-2014, 19:05   #47
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Re: Knife?

Originally Posted by redsky49 View Post
I have been happy with a Boye folding knife that I purchased probably twenty years ago.

The blade is made from cobalt and is non-magnetic and corrosion proof. I especially like its low profile that allows me to carry it in my pocket without excessive bulk.

The current version of this knife has a marlinspike/shackle key addition that my version lacks. The shackle key would be handy.

Holds an edge pretty well, and after some use I can open and close it one handed. I have the pointed version, similar to below, less the marlinspike/shackle key of course.

We also gives thumbs up to the Boye knife. We have two the pointed version and the safety version.

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