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Emerson Roadhouse?

Discussion in 'Emerson Knives' started by kent_michaels, May 8, 2019.

  1. kent_michaels

    kent_michaels Gold Member Gold Member

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    May 2, 2013
    I’ve been eyeing a Roadhouse but for some reason it seems like there are fewer reviews for it than any other Emerson. What’s the opinion here on one especially the Desert Roadhouse. Thanks
     
  2. 115Italian

    115Italian

    Nov 13, 2015
    Nice large folder. The tan gets dirty easily. Feels great in hand.

    Next to a horseman.
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    Next to a Spyderco military
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    With a zt 0562 and Emerson horseman
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    Last edited: May 9, 2019
  3. jaypowell0185

    jaypowell0185 Gold Member Gold Member

    635
    May 28, 2013
    2903CDCA-5975-4F31-AD01-EF925F615A5E.jpeg I have had mine for about two years and love it. The grip is very comfortable but I have a mini
     
  4. Murindo

    Murindo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 4, 2010
    In my opinion, the Roadhouse is the ultimate folding fighting tanto. The size is right, the grip is excellent. The slightly curved main edge makes it a better slicer than the 5,6,7, Bulldog, etc.

    Pic is my Andrew Charlet Poboy version. Roadhouse L sized.jpg
     
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  5. jceckrosh

    jceckrosh Gold Member Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Gold Member

    Mar 2, 2016
    I'm a fan as well. I have 5 currently.
     
  6. Argle

    Argle Gold Member Gold Member

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    Jan 2, 2016
    I’ve been looking at them, too, but I’d like to have that design a bit larger. Would love to have a regular production Super Roadhouse.
     
  7. Murindo

    Murindo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 4, 2010
    Have you handled the Roadhouse? The Super is a very big knife. The Roadhouse is a substantial knife and I generally prefer folders with blades that are a full 4 inches.
     

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