Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 55

Thread: Six Month Review- Becker BK-17

  1. #1
    Overwatch Moderator Vendor IA Woodsman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    South West IA
    Posts
    7,528
    Thanks
    9,405
    Thanked 23,516 Times in 2,516 Posts

    Default Six Month Review- Becker BK-17

    After using this knife for half a year, I have to say it is a great field knife.



    I have used this knife for fire craft.



    I have beat it through many branches and saplings used for building shelters.



    It worked just fine for carving and fine work.





    I even beat it into a tree and stood on it for fun.



    There was not one task that I threw at this knife it did not handle. I would not hesitate to recommend this knife.
    Last edited by IA Woodsman; 08-17-2013 at 07:16 PM.


  2. #2
    Guide tree-ratsniper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    somewhere in time
    Posts
    1,516
    Thanks
    4,011
    Thanked 1,856 Times in 646 Posts

    Default

    Good show! I bought one of these for a Christmas present to myself, haven't had much time to get out and use it though. Plan on stripping & etching mine and doing the texture trick to the scales...

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to tree-ratsniper For This Useful Post:


  4. #3
    Scout Supporter Tomjones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Cali
    Posts
    831
    Thanks
    9,376
    Thanked 3,650 Times in 514 Posts
    Items for Sale

    Default

    Great, thanks IA. The wife is going to kill me for another camping purchase... JK, I do want to thank you for your equipment choices. I know I'm not the only one that buys a lot of what you recommend . Thanks for keepin them within reach for a lot us. Oh and the Mors tree test was awesome!
    Tracker Pack member #5 and #6
    Bushbeast
    Never be a tool

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Tomjones For This Useful Post:


  6. #4
    Banned Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Nebraska
    Posts
    548
    Thanks
    781
    Thanked 915 Times in 157 Posts

    Default

    Thanks IA!

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Erdbeereis For This Useful Post:


  8. #5
    Hardwoodsman Bush Class Basic Certified
    Vendor
    Iz's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    The outlaw state
    Posts
    27,585
    Thanks
    39,511
    Thanked 58,421 Times in 12,384 Posts

    Thumbs up

    That's a cool knife, man. Thanks for the review.

    TREE KILLER!!
    Last edited by Iz; 01-13-2013 at 11:36 AM.
    Romans 10:9
    Turley Knives web site
    Remember the birds
    youtube channel
    Turley Knives sub-forum
    My blog about Turley knives and stuff
    http://turleycustomknives.blogspot.com/
    "See the High Priest He took my place, when the Judge looks at me He sees His Son's face." -16 Horsepower

  9. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Iz For This Useful Post:


  10. #6
    Modern Day Kill Captain Supporter
    Bush Class Basic Certified
    Vendor
    Kerri's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    11,199
    Thanks
    31,605
    Thanked 57,393 Times in 5,969 Posts
    Items for Sale

    Default

    I cant believe you would do that to all those defensless trees out there, good stuff now beckers sales are gonna be through the roof cause of this
    "The coward believes he will live forever If he holds back in the battle, But in old age he shall have no peace Though spears have spared his limbs ." - Havamal


  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Kerri For This Useful Post:


  12. #7
    Scout wasatchdan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    343
    Thanks
    1,984
    Thanked 627 Times in 255 Posts

    Default

    It's nice to see just how much abuse the 17 can take. I love mine, which is one of my EDC knives, despite its relatively large size. Good video, IA.

  13. The Following User Says Thank You to wasatchdan For This Useful Post:


  14. #8
    Guide The Warrior's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Illinois
    Posts
    2,892
    Thanks
    3,361
    Thanked 6,163 Times in 1,341 Posts

    Default

    Just watched this over at BF. Awesome review. Miss my 17. If only the handles would have been bigger...

  15. The Following User Says Thank You to The Warrior For This Useful Post:


  16. #9
    Scout wasatchdan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    343
    Thanks
    1,984
    Thanked 627 Times in 255 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by The Warrior View Post
    Just watched this over at BF. Awesome review. Miss my 17. If only the handles would have been bigger...
    Or those five pound hams you call hands would have been smaller.

  17. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to wasatchdan For This Useful Post:


  18. #10
    Turley Club# 177 Supporter xRangerx's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    PNW
    Posts
    2,776
    Thanks
    8,404
    Thanked 9,299 Times in 1,929 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Tomjones View Post
    Great, thanks IA. The wife is going to kill me for another camping purchase... JK, I do want to thank you for your equipment choices. I know I'm not the only one that buys a lot of what you recommend . Thanks for keepin them within reach for a lot us. Oh and the Mors tree test was awesome!
    +1 to this

  19. The Following User Says Thank You to xRangerx For This Useful Post:


Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •