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#6972305 - 11/25/17 05:34 PM Youth Knife
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Bird Dog

Registered: 06/05/11
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Loc: Corpus Christi
Looking for recommendations on a knife for a 12 year old. I'm thinking of a Case Trapper with a nice leather sheath. Anything else you fellas would recommend?

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#6972432 - 11/25/17 08:19 PM Re: Youth Knife [Re: Sick Train]
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What would it be used for? What kind of money are you interested in spending?
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#6972574 - 11/25/17 11:21 PM Re: Youth Knife [Re: Sick Train]
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Light Foot

Registered: 06/01/16
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Mini Griptilian

Small enough for a little pocket but big enough for most work for the next 20 years, easy to open, positive locking mechanism, easy to close, lifesharp service.....

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#6973605 - 11/27/17 07:22 AM Re: Youth Knife [Re: postoak]
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Bird Dog

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Originally Posted By: postoak
What would it be used for? What kind of money are you interested in spending?

Iíd say less than $50. Itís his first knife and he likes to fish. So just looking for a good all around knife he can carry with him while outdoors and use.

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#6973728 - 11/27/17 09:09 AM Re: Youth Knife [Re: Sick Train]
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Buck 110 seems a reasonable choice.
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#6973779 - 11/27/17 09:44 AM Re: Youth Knife [Re: syncerus]
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Originally Posted By: syncerus
Buck 110 seems a reasonable choice.


Thanks. I was browsing through Blade HQ site and they have lots of good deals on folders. Was thinking of maybe a nice flipper but nut sure if that is a good idea for a first knife due to not a whole lot of time handling knifes.

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#6973879 - 11/27/17 11:24 AM Re: Youth Knife [Re: Sick Train]
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Get him something easy to sharpen. Iím not usually a big fan of 420 steel, but itís highly rust resistant and takes an edge quickly with common tools.
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#6977228 - 11/29/17 11:40 PM Re: Youth Knife [Re: Sick Train]
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One knife i'd recommend for a young man would be any of the Victorinox hunters/hikers/scout/farmer type knives.

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