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Insane Luck

Discussion in 'Chris Reeve Knives' started by Pastpursuits, May 16, 2018.

  1. Pastpursuits

    Pastpursuits

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    Mar 28, 2018
    I have been looking at adding a CR knife to my EDC for years but never pulled the trigger. I'm not sure why...but last week I randomly jumped on Amazon and ordered a large 21 from whatever knife store showed up and at a price $40 more than I thought the knives sold for ($450). I didn't care because I was ready to own one ! When the box got delivered and I opened it I noticed that the white box that they come in was a little dirty like its been sitting in a warehouse for a long time...again I didn't care because I was ready to own one. I opened the box and looked at the paperwork inside and just about fell over !!!! The day my knife was made was on my 50th birthday, October 3rd 2017. What insane luck !!!!!
     
  2. Peter Hartwig

    Peter Hartwig Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 29, 2008
    That was indeed lucky-congratulations on your new knife and welcome to the forum.
    I wouldn't have thought to look on Amazon
     
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  3. jumpstat

    jumpstat

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    Mar 9, 2007
    Cool. Definietly a keeper. Congrats.
     
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  4. bhyde

    bhyde UNNECESSARY EVIL Staff Member Super Mod Moderator Platinum Member

    Mar 19, 2002
    Let's see some pics!!
     
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  5. RyanRaben

    RyanRaben Gold Member Gold Member

    271
    Oct 10, 2014
    Congratulations!
     
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  6. Wavicle

    Wavicle Gold Member Gold Member

    555
    Jul 22, 2014
    I think the title of your post nailed it- wow, that is insane luck! Awesome. And yes, pics?
     
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  7. Lapedog

    Lapedog Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 7, 2016
    Buy lottery tickets now!
     
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  8. tuica

    tuica Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 30, 2013
    Wonderful story. Thanks.
     
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  9. kilogolf65

    kilogolf65

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    Jun 25, 2015
    Pics or it didn't happen...:)
     
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  10. Cheesehead_Slasher

    Cheesehead_Slasher Gold Member Gold Member

    480
    Apr 21, 2016
    Way cool! Let's see a pic :)
     
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  11. Pastpursuits

    Pastpursuits

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    Mar 28, 2018
    I understand !!! Here are some photos of everything I said including the dirty box !
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  12. Pastpursuits

    Pastpursuits

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    Mar 28, 2018
    Forgot one
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  13. Pastpursuits

    Pastpursuits

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    Mar 28, 2018
    Sorry about the big pics...not sure what I'm doing yet. I still can't beleive it !!!
     
  14. HST

    HST Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 2, 2015
    Congrats!
     
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  15. peterbright

    peterbright Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jul 29, 2016
    Do not play the lottery...you have used up all of your luck. Congrats!
     
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  16. buckeyejake

    buckeyejake

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    Dec 28, 2013
    Great story of a great knife !


    Jake
     
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  17. BellaBlades

    BellaBlades Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 12, 2013
    That is a sign. Enjoy that puppy.
     
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  18. Lady1911

    Lady1911 Gold Member Basic Member Gold Member

    427
    Jan 31, 2018
    Wow! Congrats!
    That’s a great story....maybe you should buy a lottery ticket.
     
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  19. mlamb

    mlamb

    246
    Feb 12, 2006
    That knife will be your rabbits foot!
     
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  20. lex137

    lex137 Gold Member Gold Member

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    Apr 24, 2012
    My buddy and I share your same birthday!
     
    Last edited: May 17, 2018
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