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    I can't seem to find it. :/

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    Quote Originally Posted by draco View Post
    I know what I think of when someone says bushcraft knife. A Woodlore clone.

    I think some of the comments here about the $125 street price being too high and that you can buy a custom knife for that much is not as accurate as it could be. I have yet to see a custom made Woodlore clone with sheath selling for that price.
    Woodlore is very much one person's (ok maybe 2) interpritation of what a bushcraft knife may be and there seems to be a premium paid. It's not even to the original make/designer.

    Don't be fooled by the myth. It's just a knife designed to cut wood more often than anything else

    plenty of other cheaper options out there. Custom or not....

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    I like the basic shape, the sheath also looks good. I can't say I like the double bevel blade though. The main thing is the price is a bit high for a production fixed blade.

    I would go for a BHK or a custom maker for that price point. It is good to see another bushcrafty knife from a major maker though. Anyone that prefers the blade grind style would like this one.

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    The more I look at this blade the more I think I need to order one and try it out.

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    Seems like every company I see is hopping on the "bushcraft" gear/ knife bandwagon these days. Looks like a decent knife though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by colter View Post
    Seems like every company I see is hopping on the "bushcraft" gear/ knife bandwagon these days. Looks like a decent knife though.
    It's profitable!

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    Design looks good. Think I'll pick one up when available.

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    Quote Originally Posted by M3mphis View Post
    S30V is an interesting choice for a "bushcraft knife."
    ... ever try to sharpen a lightsaber in the field?

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    If that was a Scandi, Convex, or FFG, It would be mine...

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    Its a beautiful production knife, but I think it's a tad too thick, and a full flat grind would be better in my opinion.

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