KPB 98 Coming Wednesday August 22, 2018

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by Jerry Busse, Aug 18, 2018.

  1. Jerry Busse

    Jerry Busse Moderator Moderator

    Aug 20, 1999
    The KPB 98 is a vicious fighter and perhaps the greatest hog sticker of all time!!!!! :cool: :thumbsup:

    Let's Drink!!! :cool:

    Jerry :D


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  2. Dr. Lecter

    Dr. Lecter

    351
    Nov 17, 2009
    Impressive! Why does it look...layered?
     
  3. PeteyTwoPointOne

    PeteyTwoPointOne Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 10, 2014
    Doc, are you referring to the mini-CBT grooves? They can add a layered looking effect...
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    mini-CBT on BURP:
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  4. Currawong

    Currawong Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 19, 2012
    Aren't those the marks left by a CNC machine?
     
  5. PeteyTwoPointOne

    PeteyTwoPointOne Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 10, 2014
    most likely, but who knows for sure outside of the Busse Combat industrial complex?...so I just call em mini CBT ;)
     
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  6. Currawong

    Currawong Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 19, 2012
    Actually that's an interesting idea. Can CNC grooves perform the same function (on a smaller scale) as CBTs? If they do it would make sense to not grind them off during finishing as they would have a practical value.
     
  7. PeteyTwoPointOne

    PeteyTwoPointOne Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 10, 2014
    I'd say it couldn't hurt...but I just like the way they look. Some may argue they serve no purpose and possibly harbor rust or other nasty stuff...I don't care...I like em! :)
     
  8. Dr. Lecter

    Dr. Lecter

    351
    Nov 17, 2009
    Yep - and that's kinda what I thought, but it does look markedly finer here than the CBT stuff I've seen before. The effect is really in keeping with the kriss idea, looks a bit like the damascus-like pattern of a traditional forged kriss blade.
     
  9. resinguy

    resinguy

    Feb 19, 2006
    Almost certainly.
     
  10. Adian

    Adian

    Jul 28, 2013
    Looks cool, but not really my wheelhouse.

    Take pics for us when you guys get em
     
  11. Robdude

    Robdude

    Feb 27, 2015
    I dont know how I feel about the whole folder idea.. before you all light your torches an grab your pitch forks hear me out.. Im sure it would be bad ass..but busse has built their name around claims that their blades have proven to near perfection.. a folder would face living up to that weather it wanted to or not, no matter how much Jerry explains that a mechanical hinge can NEVER have the strength of one continuous length of steel.
    We did somthing similar in our business once an wont do it again.. this is just my opinion but I think it runs the risk of a damaging your track record when you go outside your proven recipe..
     
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  12. Robdude

    Robdude

    Feb 27, 2015
    If anyone could do it..its Jerry.
    Maybe it's just that I'm not much of a folder guy.
     
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  13. LarsAnna

    LarsAnna Going to Valhalla Gold Member

    182
    Aug 9, 2014
    If Demko can make amazing folders, I'm sure Busse can too.
     
  14. VashHash

    VashHash

    Aug 11, 2009
    I've heard rumors of things about things that can do things.

    This thread is about the Kris P bacon though. I have a Kris folder. However I don't have a Kris fixed blade. Maybe I can change that soon.
     
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  15. PeteyTwoPointOne

    PeteyTwoPointOne Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 10, 2014
    ...and I've seen some things....
     
  16. VashHash

    VashHash

    Aug 11, 2009
    We've all seen some things..... Maybe we should just leave it at that
    Sure would like some bacon though. Just krisp on the edges though.
     
  17. CookieRawwr

    CookieRawwr Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 23, 2014
    I am going to have to pass, I got the lecture when that beautiful FMV8 showed up at the door. I dread what would happen if a dagger for sacrificing goats or something showed up lol.
     
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  18. Trijicog

    Trijicog

    126
    Jan 18, 2009
    I'm safe on this one,this pork looks like one of those fantasy blades used in cosplay.

    Maybe next time Boss !
     
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  19. 5seven

    5seven Gold Member Gold Member

    287
    Aug 9, 2015
    what time is it going for sale
     
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  20. Ericz

    Ericz

    383
    Apr 21, 2016
    Genghis Khan told me to get one :cool:
     

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