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Hey TW! Lets see your knives!

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by twistax, Jun 11, 2011.

  1. Jun 24, 2013 at 2:00 PM
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    EZ Bake

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    I didn't know Bill had started making folders. That's pretty awesome man.
     
  2. Jun 27, 2013 at 2:24 PM
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    Sold a couple knives to pay for some of this lol... I held my FFL dealers (also friend's) Sebenza 21... And I was like this is a gorgeous and well built knife... I'm not saying that its the end all be all knife but I can see the craftsmanship involved... So I picked up Sebenza 25
     
  3. Jun 27, 2013 at 3:46 PM
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    I really don't like you right now

    How do you like it compared to the 21?

    I love my 21 and want to get my hands on a 25
     
  4. Jun 27, 2013 at 4:09 PM
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    I'm assuming you're the same EZ Bake from OSA? This one is the AREA 10. I bought the second one of maybe 5-10 made. He discontinued the AREA 10, and is now making one called WHISKEY 2. I'm actually about to get a WHISKEY 2. They are selling like hot cakes. If you have a Facebook, he is listed as Coye Knives. He posts up his knives on a regular basis
     
  5. Jun 27, 2013 at 11:18 PM
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    sandman427

    sandman427 KR FAB

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    I'm hating myself right now for the amount I paid haha... But this thing has got some amazing workman ship... I really love how the frame lock really LOCKS in the blade and how smooth the pivot is... For me when I held the 21 and 25 and I think a few other people who own Chris reeves knives have said the same thing... Is the added finger groves in the handle gives you more comfortable and possible a stronger hold (not sure if that's all true about the second part lol) on the knife... I couldn't believe how hard it was to find but I found it on truenorthknives.com ... Ordered it weds and got it today and that was standard shipping too!!!
     
  6. Jun 28, 2013 at 6:56 AM
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    crazyengineer

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    Ya, since it came out not too long ago, it has been hard to find the 25s because of demand. I was kicking myself a bit over what I paid for mine too...carry it for a few months and you won't regret buying it lol

    I bought mine to use and I use it. The titanium feels a lot more comfortable after the rough texture from bead blasting wears off, it is a little smoother, and much more comfortable, it also takes an interesting wear pattern
     
  7. Jun 28, 2013 at 8:57 AM
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    sandman427

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    Hell yea man... I'm not a firm believer in pay a shit ton of money for something and not getting my money's worth out of it... It's so smooth upon opening... My biggest plus about both my strider and Sebenza is that the frame lockup is amazing.. I Mean this blade will not move for shit... And you notice that more with the higher end knives... I have also notice now the significance of "jimping" pretty amazing if ya ask me... Lol
     
  8. Jun 28, 2013 at 11:08 AM
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    I like the jumping on my sebenza, it's not too much like on some knives, it's just enough

    Have you taken your 25 apart yet?
     
  9. Jun 28, 2013 at 12:35 PM
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    sandman427

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    I also admit I'm starting to become a real fan of the Framelock... Although there is nothing wrong with my ZT, Emerson, or spiderco their is something about that consistent lock over a liner lock...

    No I haven't taken it apart... Should I??? Since I just got it???
     
  10. Jun 28, 2013 at 2:15 PM
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    First thing I did was take mine apart...just because I wanted to see all the pieces etc...

    Don't really need to though, they are designed to be able to take them apart for cleaning etc...

    The CRK grease is awesome as well. In about to take mine apart to clean it, I will post some pictures of it apart. They are really simple to take apart. A bit of warning though. When you tighten the screws back, don't do it to right, especially the pocket clip screw, I torqued mine a little too much and snapped the head off of it, which CRK fixed for me
     
  11. Jun 28, 2013 at 2:26 PM
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    sandman427

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    Cool good to know man thanks... Yea I like how they appeal to the user in simple disassembly and care of the knife...

    How is the pocket clip for you... When keeping it in the pocket... Is their much movement..???
     
  12. Jun 28, 2013 at 2:49 PM
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    Disassembly is a breeze, is watch a couple of YouTube videos on it, makes it even easier lol

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    The pocket clip on mine stays put and doesn't move around too much. That being said, I have caught it on things and bent it out causing it to be very loose. I would recommend taking the clip off and just bending it back if you bend it out (I caught mine on a couch).

    And on a side note, I forgot how smooth these are after cleaning
     
  13. Jun 28, 2013 at 3:37 PM
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    Dude that's really bad ass!! Thanks for all the answers and pics man... I think I might just give it a shot lol
     
  14. Jun 28, 2013 at 4:14 PM
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    No problem, I'm a sucker for CRK, I love my large 21, but I am getting the feeling that I would like a large regular or large 25 better....I need to find some in my area to try lol
     
  15. Jun 28, 2013 at 4:16 PM
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    Konaborne

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    So I was gonna send in my dads old stryker to bm to get it cleaned and tuned up....but apparently if you don't have the paperwork credentials with the autos they keep them......haha

    Anyone have a good way of cleaning off old solidifies grease from spring mechanisms?
     
  16. Jun 28, 2013 at 4:53 PM
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    I'd check blade forums, they should have some good answers for ya (good thing ya didn't send it in without finding that out lol)

    Do you have an ultrasonic cleaner by chance? That might work. You could also try pulling it apart yourself since you can't send it back (I don't know how complex the autos are)

    One of the dental sprayers would work too I would think.

    If it were me I would find a friend with the right credentials lol
     
  17. Jun 28, 2013 at 8:54 PM
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    Its not complicated at all. Benchmade autos are pretty simple. simple enough to make you wonder why they cost so much...
     
  18. Jun 28, 2013 at 9:43 PM
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    I'm just really scared to take it apart haha
    My dad got the knives from a good friend that recently passed away
     
  19. Jun 29, 2013 at 6:05 AM
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    Another option is to find a good friend with the right credentials, for example, I know people who are EMT, LEO, Mikitary, etc...
     
  20. Jun 29, 2013 at 4:09 PM
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    Is there a reason why Hinderer is only dedicated to EMT, law enforcement, or military ??? I don't see any auto knives lol???
     
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