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Broke the tip of my favorite knife #7816032 04/23/20 01:30 AM
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I was reminded yesterday that a knife is not a pry bar. Anybody willing to fix it up, and reprofile it for me? I’m afraid it’ll cost more than I paid for the knife.

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Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7819719 04/26/20 11:32 AM
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ouch! Sorry to see that.


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Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7819888 04/26/20 03:34 PM
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I’d leave it be and keep using it. Scars make good stories.


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Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7819925 04/26/20 04:23 PM
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Just grind it flat, then next time you use it for a pry bar/screwdriver it will be good to go.

Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7820029 04/26/20 06:25 PM
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I can fix it for ya if u want...just pay for return shipping

Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7820223 04/26/20 10:01 PM
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Put the blade in a vice between 2 pieces of wood and use a file
to shape it down to the point you want.

I modified a blade with a trailing point into more of a spear point
like this so I’m sure you could do it yourself in short time.

Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7821228 04/27/20 06:35 PM
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Send it back to Boker and have a new one put on. They might do it for free.


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Re: Broke the tip of my favorite knife [Re: Tff caribou] #7821821 04/28/20 03:42 AM
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I was able to grind it back into a good profile with my work sharp. I honestly hadn’t even thought of contacting boker.


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i did the same thing on a Buck knife years ago. Sent it in and they replaced the blade for free.


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