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Neither the 0562 nor the 0566 worked so I just ordered my first XM-18!

Discussion in 'Rick Hinderer Knives' started by ZuluTango, Dec 13, 2014.

  1. ZuluTango

    ZuluTango

    8
    Nov 28, 2014
    I'd recently been researching getting a new ZT. Both the 0562 and 0566 had a lot of features that I liked but each had a few that I didn't. On a wild hair I googled Rick Hinderer and found myself on his website. I had no clue that they sold directly to active duty military so I immediately contacted them to see if I could order a XM-18 3" Flipper with the Slicer grind and orange G-10 scale! It's on its way and I'm super excited!

    Stay safe,
    Zack
     
  2. xxfalconxx

    xxfalconxx

    Dec 19, 2013
    Congratulations !!! The 3" XM is my favorite knife.......awesome to carry and just a beautiful blade.........you're gonna love it......
     
  3. prelude92

    prelude92 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 23, 2012
    Congrats on joining the herd! Beware...you will want more and more! And I agree with Ross as stated above...the 3" is definitely a favorite or mine as well! It's a great size. :thumbup:
     
  4. dcmartin

    dcmartin

    Oct 25, 2010
    Congratulations! USE IT ! USE THE HELL OUT OF IT!
     
  5. bfwhite

    bfwhite

    43
    Jan 7, 2013
    Congrats on the order. I contacted them a week ago and was told to check back in a couple months to place an order for the 3.5".
     
    Last edited: Dec 16, 2014
  6. MajorHarryFace

    MajorHarryFace

    63
    Nov 1, 2014
    Good for you Zack! Put up a picture of it when you get it. Thank you for your service and stay safe. Paul
     
  7. ZuluTango

    ZuluTango

    8
    Nov 28, 2014
    Thanks for all of the comments.

    Here's my first.

    Don't worry, it'll be a user!

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  8. prelude92

    prelude92 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 23, 2012
    Looks great brother! The 3" Slicer is a great model, and an awesome XM to start with! Congrats!
     
  9. RubiconSS

    RubiconSS

    Jan 12, 2011
    I own and carry (summer) its Twin :)
     
  10. MajorHarryFace

    MajorHarryFace

    63
    Nov 1, 2014
    Awesome! Now go cut something.
     

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