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#6322794 - 06/04/16 04:17 PM Need an everyday folder
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 9393
Loc: Frisco, Texas
wore out my old Kershaw Onion, ready to step up a bit. I see Benchmade all the time and I'm looking at a Griptalin Jr. I like a serration and coated blade.

I need it light , under 3oz and VERY sharp.

This knife is for carry, not necessarily a fighting knife unless an unruly cardboard package attacks.

budget is $200+/-, what else should I look at???
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#6322815 - 06/04/16 04:34 PM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
Ridinbackwards Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 134
Loc: Van Alstyne, Texas
If you like Kershaw, I saw a Kershaw Leek damascus assisted opening knife the other day. It was pretty nice. I want to get one, just didn't have the cash right then. Was super sharp out of the box, which surprised me. Most factory knives aren't that sharp from the factory.

You could buy 2 of them for $200
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#6324882 - 06/06/16 11:41 AM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 01/10/09
Posts: 7029
Loc: Ony the Shadow Knows
There are several brands made in China that fit the mentioned criteria...
But if you want it to hold a good edge, I would stick with Benchmade...JMO
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#6324921 - 06/06/16 12:21 PM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
Cast Offline
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Registered: 12/14/08
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Loc: North Texas - God's Country
I do love my benchmade.



I carry these two knives.
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#6325041 - 06/06/16 01:50 PM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 12/30/12
Posts: 2094
Loc: Houston & Lexington, Texas
Benchmade. Nothing else comes close. JMO

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#6325447 - 06/06/16 06:57 PM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Cast]
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Registered: 08/04/12
Posts: 1676
Loc: Greenville, TX
Originally Posted By: Cast
I do love my benchmade.



I carry these two knives.



Which model is the Benchmade?
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#6327408 - 06/08/16 12:26 AM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
Ryan Moeller Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 06/07/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Moore, Oklahoma
Check out TOPS Knives. Great knives!!

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#6327424 - 06/08/16 04:23 AM Re: Need an everyday folder [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 11/25/10
Posts: 2476
I had a Benchmade once. The steel was too hard to sharpen. I couldn't put an edge on it with a stone.

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