Is This The Worst Knife Ever

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  1. Hoof

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    This is an old vid but in case some of you haven't seen it I didn't want you to escape the sadness and insult to your senses that the rest of us had to experience. My apologies.


     
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    Wow...... and I thought the first knives I made were ugly shivs....
     
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    ".......just kinda drilled in after the fact probably by hand by somebody who's probably on a great many stimulants........."

    That's a classic right there!!!
     
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    I've seen similar but not nearly this bad, nor a knife. But this is what happens when you let the marketing guys into the design shop.
    "Survey's are telling us serrations are a selling point. Put some on the knife." "Uhh.. It already has them" "no no! Not tiny, big like gator teeth. While your at it. The blade needs a fuller" "Well there isn't any room. Nor would it look right on a tanto." " I don't care, reduce the weight, just drill some holes." Accounting joins the discussion. "With all these changes we are double our budget!" Marketing. "Oh no worries we'll just finish half the knife. Plus my cousin got us some super cheap screws. Crapitanium he swears it's the cats meow. we'll make a fortune on this knife, trust me!" ROFL!;)
    Cheers Jim
     
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    Every single inch of that thing is just hideous....
     
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    That voice.... YIKES! Wow! It reminds me of a cartoon like Sponge Bob!:mad: The knife matches the voice..... a cartoon!
    Dominick.......
     
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    Love the 'Speed Holes'!! :4::confused::4::confused::4:
     
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    If the gator teeth were ground out, it could have a quarter round!
     
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    I WANT ONE SO BAD!!!
    For those times someone asks to borrow my knife.
     
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    I wouldn't even classify that as a knife. [​IMG]
     
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    I have one in great shape
     
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    Were those holes on the blade so that wind could pass thru?
     
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    ROFL :4:
     
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    If I saw one I don't think I could walk away from it, I'd have ta runnnnnn! joe
     
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    This thread has nothing to do with the Mora Eldris or TB Tracker.

    Very misleading.

    ;)
     
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    That is hilarious. I love the speed holes. I think someone should try and do some bushcrafting with it.
     
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    That is the knife you give some one ( not a knife user) that you know will never use it.
     
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    I'm a jailer and from time to time we have to confiscate knives of arrestees. I have seen a great many awful, hideous, and mind-boggling stupid knives. Stuff that even the most ridiculous mall-ninja would sneer at. Knives that only crack-heads and meth-heads think are good.

    This knife is worse than all of those.
     
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    I would definitely use that knife...




    ...to stab myself in the ear holes if I had to listen to his frenetic keening one more minute!!!!





    And as silly as that knife is, I'd still prefer it to either of the two Condor Woodlaws that I've owned.
     
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    I know a guy who'd be the perfect match for a knife like that. All flash and no substance.
     
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    All the screw heads stripped out is just icing on the cake, well that and the chisel grind.
     
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    Strap to an oaken staff and go and harpoon a humpback whale lol!:18::18::18::dblthumb:
    Dominick.........
     
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    Hey I used my Eldris to start peeling an orange today!
     
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    I kinda like it...
     
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    Okay, originally I just looked at the picture but now I went back and watched the video. LMFAO! Some great quotes in there...

    "A fractal of 'suck'..."

    "Every part of this knife is just screaming, 'I have made poor life decisions...'"
     
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    You guys are hurting my feelings. That was the first design I got accepted into the budk catalog. I was so proud of it until you guys started making fun of my best work.....








    :p
     
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    I would never have understood that reference until I got my cochlear implants. When I realized that was what he sounded like. I apologized to my wife for making that my kids fave show.
     
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    Wow! That has got to be one of the saddest things I have ever seen.
     
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    Well i have never seen a knife that i did not like, until NOW.
     
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    The finish is "sandpaper satin"...holy crap.
     
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    Obviously designed for fine carving, ice! My eyes bleed.
     
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    If it`s not, it sure is a strong contender.

    ....Shudder....
     
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    if anyone here has ever seen my butt. you'd know that when i say it's butt ugly, i do mean it's butt ugly, AND THATS BUTT UGLY !!!
     
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    My best friends and I as soon as we were 18 used to go to the swap meet in Vegas and buy any sword/knife that caught our fancy. Took a while to figure out blade styles and materials that worked but it was good times. Even my idiot friend who bought a spear and a whip, both of which broke first hour never bought anything like that.
     
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    Hahaha! I didn’t even have to watch the video, I knew EXACTLY what that was :18:

    Oh, I have no doubt that substances were involved...
     
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    This is an ABSOLUTE classic. I love this guy... kind of a Woody Allen of knives.
    That was my favourite line too.
     
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    official democrat party issue?
     
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    I like how Nick’s voice got higher and his speach got faster as he went on. I thought he was going to stroke out. Even his fingers were starting to smoke....
     
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    It may be extremely ugly and impractical but it would do some insanely serious damage if someone were stabbed by it. That would not be just a pretty little puncture wound
     
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    Yeah I’m with you. I don’t think that blade is meant for anything but leaving jagged torn wounds. If somebody were to get cut with that it’d look like they’d been cut with a dull rip saw.
     
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    Really I don't think the designer had anything in mind other than looking "wicked"...
     
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    Looks like something out a sci fi fantasy gone wrong. I haven't seen one this bad at the local flea market and they have some bad ones.
     
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    Oooof
     
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    TBH I did see a blade recently that might qualify as worse than this but I don't think I can post a pic of it without violating forum rules.

    A dude took a Damascus blank and ground it to look like a "Johnson". It, too, was chisel bevel and fitted to a Microtech OTF handle. Even more ridiculous, he sold it, blade only, for $750...
     
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    I was thinking the same thing...
     
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    That's.... just...bad. " a true frontal of suck." Yep. New one on me.
     
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    Oh lord.
     
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