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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby TkoK83Spy » Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:44 am

Now you have me browsing these Bestech knives. I'm digging the blade shape of the Barracuda! They do look like pretty nice knives, just not using premium steels.
20 :spyder:'s in 11 different steels
2 - ZT's - 0460 and 0470
1 - Microtech Ultratech DE OTF
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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby MacLaren » Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:26 pm

TkoK83Spy wrote:
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Now you have me browsing these Bestech knives. I'm digging the blade shape of the Barracuda! They do look like pretty nice knives, just not using premium steels.
D2 is a good steel imo.
Not a premium like 204p or 20cv, or even s30v, but still a good decent steel!
Rick, the build quality and action on the flippers could easily pass for a $200 knife imo. ( well, $150-$185 for sure lol! :D )
Solidly built with a very smooth action indeed.
p.s. I really like the Rhino too. :D

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby James Y » Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:00 am

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The small Inkosi is a great knife. I like mine enough that I hope to get a large Inkosi one day. I prefer the small Inkosi to my small 21, and the Inkosi design over the Sebenza in general.

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby bearfacedkiller » Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:37 am

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby MacLaren » Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:22 am

Bestech Fanga ($80)
Could easily pass for a $250 if the steel was a premium!
Imo, this is even better than the Swordfish!
Man, incredibly well built and smooth as freakin silk!
Talk about value........
And, these Eastern European designers make the most badazz blades man! Between the Polish guy that designed this Fanga and the Sinkovich designs at ZT, the are just NASTY
Bestech is killin it, lol.....
Lol, lemme back that $250 statement up ....she ain't hardly nice enough to pass for that, but still just a helluva deal for $80
Honestly, this Bestech is so nice for the money it's hard not to get a little giddy about it lol. She ain't hardly polished-.nice enough to pass for a $250 knife, premium steel or not. But, still really nice though.
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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby VooDooChild » Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:18 pm

Cold steel tuff lite.
I just got it and wow do I love this little cheap/beater/work/tank/tactical razorblade. First cheap non spyderco to impress me since I started carrying spyderco. Its like a poor mans q-ball, or a really poor mans delica wharncliffe. I will snag a couple more on my next knife purchase.

I kinda wish they had an xl version.
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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby James Y » Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:22 pm

MacLaren wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:22 am
Bestech Fanga ($80)
Could easily pass for a $250 if the steel was a premium!
Imo, this is even better than the Swordfish!
Man, incredibly well built and smooth as freakin silk!
Talk about value........
And, these Eastern European designers make the most badazz blades man! Between the Polish guy that designed this Fanga and the Sinkovich designs at ZT, the are just NASTY
Bestech is killin it, lol.....
Lol, lemme back that $250 statement up ....she ain't hardly nice enough to pass for that, but still just a helluva deal for $80
Honestly, this Bestech is so nice for the money it's hard not to get a little giddy about it lol. She ain't hardly polished-.nice enough to pass for a $250 knife, premium steel or not. But, still really nice though.
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That's an interesting and cool-looking clip point blade there. In the second photo, the blade appears to be of thicker stock than is evident in the first photo.

Jim

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby bearrowland » Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:17 pm

I was just going to say that I love that cleaver shaped blade!!
Barry
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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby MacLaren » Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:39 pm

James Y wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:22 pm
MacLaren wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:22 am
Bestech Fanga ($80)
Could easily pass for a $250 if the steel was a premium!
Imo, this is even better than the Swordfish!
Man, incredibly well built and smooth as freakin silk!
Talk about value........
And, these Eastern European designers make the most badazz blades man! Between the Polish guy that designed this Fanga and the Sinkovich designs at ZT, the are just NASTY
Bestech is killin it, lol.....
Lol, lemme back that $250 statement up ....she ain't hardly nice enough to pass for that, but still just a helluva deal for $80
Honestly, this Bestech is so nice for the money it's hard not to get a little giddy about it lol. She ain't hardly polished-.nice enough to pass for a $250 knife, premium steel or not. But, still really nice though.
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That's an interesting and cool-looking clip point blade there. In the second photo, the blade appears to be of thicker stock than is evident in the first photo.

Jim
It sure is James. But, that clip point is very nasty indeed.
I love it. A pig sticker to be sure :D

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby MacLaren » Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:49 pm

bearrowland wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:17 pm
I was just going to say that I love that cleaver shaped blade!!
Lol, yup. I like that Cleaver too. But, that clip point just blew it out of the water, for me anyways :eek:

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby James Y » Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:29 pm

MacLaren wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:39 pm
James Y wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:22 pm
MacLaren wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:22 am
Bestech Fanga ($80)
Could easily pass for a $250 if the steel was a premium!
Imo, this is even better than the Swordfish!
Man, incredibly well built and smooth as freakin silk!
Talk about value........
And, these Eastern European designers make the most badazz blades man! Between the Polish guy that designed this Fanga and the Sinkovich designs at ZT, the are just NASTY
Bestech is killin it, lol.....
Lol, lemme back that $250 statement up ....she ain't hardly nice enough to pass for that, but still just a helluva deal for $80
Honestly, this Bestech is so nice for the money it's hard not to get a little giddy about it lol. She ain't hardly polished-.nice enough to pass for a $250 knife, premium steel or not. But, still really nice though.
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That's an interesting and cool-looking clip point blade there. In the second photo, the blade appears to be of thicker stock than is evident in the first photo.

Jim
It sure is James. But, that clip point is very nasty indeed.
I love it. A pig sticker to be sure :D
Absolutely! Strength AND piercing power!

Jim

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby PeaceInOurTime » Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:49 pm

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby Ankerson » Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:16 pm

James Y wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:00 am
Ankerson wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:40 am
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The small Inkosi is a great knife. I like mine enough that I hope to get a large Inkosi one day. I prefer the small Inkosi to my small 21, and the Inkosi design over the Sebenza in general.

Jim

Nothing really like a CRK. :)

I like to have one around all the time that I EDC.

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby bearrowland » Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:28 am

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Re: What "Other" is in your pocket???

Postby TkoK83Spy » Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:45 am

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20 :spyder:'s in 11 different steels
2 - ZT's - 0460 and 0470
1 - Microtech Ultratech DE OTF
1 - Civivi Elementum

-Rick


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