‘Tis the season

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by backpacker123, Dec 21, 2019.

  1. backpacker123

    backpacker123 Gold Member Gold Member

    299
    Apr 7, 2006
    So in light of the giving season, how many of you Hogs have given a knife(s) away as gifts. I’ll start

    1) Original Ratweiller
    2) HRLM
    3) INFI Ratmandu FHFG
    4) 4 SAR 5
    5) SJTAC

    NO REGRETS
    Merry Christmas
     
  2. Makael

    Makael KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Platinum Member

    Oct 17, 2015
    Please put me on your christmas list. Lol. :):):):):)
     
  3. ScoMa

    ScoMa Gold Member Gold Member

    895
    Aug 13, 2017
    My UPS driver didn’t carry a knife. After a little teasing (and some comments about the horrible incident down in Miami), I gifted him a folder. Nothing special, but it was enough to get him going. Figured I’d slowly warm him up to the Kin. Less than a week later, he’s showing me his new Benchmade. I fear for his wallet after he delivers my grab bags.
     
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  4. JohnTheTexican

    JohnTheTexican Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 1, 2006
    1. SJTAC
    2. Custom Game Warden with Ram Horn handles

    Plus lots of folders from other makers.
     
  5. Ironkid883

    Ironkid883 Gold Member Gold Member

    613
    Jun 29, 2018
    Given away a ....
    1.ratmandu
    2.mini griptillian tanto.
    3.Leatherman micro red
    And many others mostly folders
     
  6. MosesMcgregor

    MosesMcgregor

    150
    Oct 30, 2014
    1. Mini Mean Street
    2. Elmax Game Warden
    3. Infi RMD
    4. Scrapavore
     
  7. Leonardo63

    Leonardo63 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 24, 2017
    Not yet, but it's crossed my mind to gift 1 to each of my sisters.. just not there yet still in hoarding mode :D
     
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  8. duramax

    duramax KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Nov 29, 2012
    Hmmmm

    Rodent 3
    Rodent 6
    Basic 4 thin
    Wardog
    Hell razor cbt
     
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  9. Will York

    Will York Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jan 21, 2000
    Too many to count—I heartily recommend it. Often better than getting another for myself.:cool:

    Congrats to all who have experienced it.:thumbsup:
     
  10. honorearth

    honorearth Basic Member Basic Member

    592
    Mar 29, 2016
    Gave my brother a rodent 6.
    My son a scrapper 4
    My daughter a swamp rat vex? (I think thats what it was called)
    My youngest wants my baby boom but his is only 3 so he has to wait a year or so. He is always wanting to hold it and check it out
     
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  11. Thesian

    Thesian Gold Member Gold Member

    543
    Jun 11, 2008
    dude...don’t let him in on the bacon wrapped tape or he might start collecting ur Busse deliveries! :)
     
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  12. ScoMa

    ScoMa Gold Member Gold Member

    895
    Aug 13, 2017
    If he tries it, he’ll also collect my boot up his..... ;)
     
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  13. clampdaddy

    clampdaddy Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 31, 2013
    My girls are all too young to hand them over yet but I have been putting together a three blade set for each of them.
     
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  14. ipal

    ipal

    229
    May 5, 2009
    Mine are not exactly given away.
    They were stored in my brother's car trunk while he was away, parked in his indoor garage.
    I was informed early December that someone broken into his garage and stole the knives.
    1. CGFBM snakeskin micarta
    2. Custom Shop bowie Hellrazor no cbt
    3. Hellrazor II
    4. scrapivore

    I was speechless when heard that as the first 2 were my favorite.
    3 weeks passed, the pain get easier :)
    In light of Christmas spirit, may they be of any help to whoever took them.
     
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  15. OnceBitten

    OnceBitten Gold Member Gold Member

    685
    Feb 11, 2011
    Christmas spirit?

    I hope that they cut themselves, horrifically, with your stolen knives.

    :D

    Merry Christmas!

    :thumbsup:
     
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  16. Private Klink

    Private Klink Gold Member Gold Member

    May 30, 2017
    I was gifted a Scotch Dispenser and have gifted a few like a SYKCO 711, Yard Keeper, and dagger.
     
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  17. lex2006

    lex2006 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 20, 2014
    For many years before my BF days I carried a Vic Classic, I would by 5 each Christmas and gift 4, and keep a new one for myself .working as a welder usually wasn't much left of the old one.
    A few folders the last few years but the only Busse I've gifted is a steak knife and SYKCO 311
     
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  18. Garth Reckner

    Garth Reckner Moderator Moderator

    Dec 13, 2004
    Have given knives for years to friends and family. A few I wish I would have kept. Brother in law got my last Rat Trap a few years back and father in law got a thin nick years ago. Have told them both since then that if they ever feel a need to get rid of them that I want first dibs.

    Garth
     
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  19. Surfsidemel

    Surfsidemel

    162
    Jun 16, 2015
    I have given away two Battle Grade Active Duties, a Trash 1, and a Battle Grade D-Guard Battle Mistress. Enjoyed giving them away.
    Surfsidemel
     
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  20. RATequila

    RATequila

    429
    Dec 30, 2019
    I've given away a few but my favorite was the one i gave to my Grandpa it was a beautiful custom shop piece.
    good night fellas I'm hitting the Tequila now.
     
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