Hmm... love Rex45, love KC Pakkawood, bought and sold the Shaman 3 times... Hopefully this is a sign of more REX45/Rosewood exclusives to come from Golden I'll take a PM2, Military, Manix, Chief (is that possible?), and Waterway
A CQI version of this knife would be awesome. I've tried all sorts of mods and parts with mine and always arrive at the same place. Rather than bearings, I'd love to see a bushing pivot on washers like the new Kappara, Sage5 FRN, etc coming out of Taichung. A ceramic detent ball with a polished trac...
We received an email from the distributor who did the Earth Brown G-10 - Black Blade Manix 2. They had two dealers cancel their orders, so I took what is supposed to be the last 16 available. If you haven't picked one up yet, we have them in stock and ready to ship."
I hope I'm wrong, but I believe the Gayle Bradley 2 was "shadow discontinued." It didn't appear in the annual discontinued list, but was discontinued sometime during the year without a formal announcement.
That's essentially what happened to the Slysz Bowie
Police4 ergos just work better for me than the Chief. Also, something about the P4 makes the massive blade feel reasonable and even natural. As much as I liked the Chief on paper like Vivi, the P4 is just a better knife for me.