Thanks for the reply.
Both are Gen 6.
I'd rather not have to send them back, Europe -> USA get expensive fast, especially when customs decide I have to pay importtaxes on my own stuff...
First of all: I really like my XM18. It's an awesome workhorse of a knife.
I've had a knife of a different brand close on me while using it due to the framelock slipping.
Nice cut in my finger with a scar to remind me of it.
Since then, I've gotten into the habit of testing every knife I...
Well, one of the good things about the Rockstead Registration: I just asked them if the knife was new, it wasn't...
The shop probably bought it from someone to sell it on.
I've sent it back and should be getting my money back.
Looking at a Sai now... :D
This is the third Rockstead I bought new, and the second one in DLC.
The edge shows some chipping (?) off the DLC.
Is this normal for a completely new Rockstead?
It's not as sharp as the Higo (ZDP) and Chi (DLC YXR7) I had.
I can't inspect the Chi's DLC edge, as I sold that...
Selling two Medford knives from Belgium (Europe):
Medford Praetorian Genesis S90V, drop point
Tumbled finish on the handle
Comes with original box, paperwork, wrapping... etc
It will be like unboxing a new knife directly from DLT.
Asking SOLD including shipping within...
Had someone cancel a deal last minute due to not having the funds after all (not on this forum)...
So this one is back up for sale:
Rockstead CHI, YXR7 DLC - € 490
Unregistered, original invoice.
Almost perfect, but the coating has a small dimple where the pocket clip touches and an almost...
Selling three of my uncarried knives:
Shirogorov F3 NS - € 775
Been carried once or twice. Dropshut action, flips amazing.
The carbon fibre just isn't for me...
3.75″ stonewashed M390 blade
8.75″ overall length
Contoured Carbon Fiber handle scales
3D machined Titanium backspacer
Selling two of my uncarried knives:
Rockstead CHI, YXR7 DLC - € SOLD
Unregistered, original invoice, near-mint condition.
The coating has a small dimple where the pocket clip touches and an almost unnoticeable dimple near the pivot.
Comes with everything it came with, including the original...
I'm well aware of that, that is why the post says "unregistered".
I'm the first owner and I have not registered it.
I know the warranty is voided if it's registered, which is why I black-out the number on the knife in the pictures.