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Ratweiler

Discussion in 'Swamp Rat Knives' started by Maqua, Dec 4, 2015.

  1. therealmrjones

    therealmrjones Gold Member Gold Member

    301
    Jun 23, 2011
    I'm still waiting on the 1/4 inch model also. I actually forgot about it for awhile, which was nice. Kinda like busting a leg and passing out for a bit. :D
     
  2. Lance23

    Lance23

    805
    Jul 24, 2014
    Waiting on a thin Weiler myself.
    Tanker/Tan.
     
  3. dogboye

    dogboye Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 23, 1999
    This is THE knife that I'm waiting for. And it's killin' me! Tanker and black micarta...
     
  4. coldethyl

    coldethyl

    202
    Aug 18, 2008
    I have two coming. one is black and black canvas. the other black and orange+black micarta!:D
     
  5. Brian77

    Brian77 KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Nov 27, 2014
    One of each coming... Someday...
     
  6. mollett89

    mollett89

    178
    Jun 12, 2007
    Anxiously Waiting on a thin muddy and black
     
  7. J_mcrane

    J_mcrane

    571
    Dec 7, 2013
    Come on!!!!!!
     
  8. JFLemm

    JFLemm

    290
    Nov 29, 2013
    No Joy Yet!
     
  9. Thrill

    Thrill

    Sep 9, 2010
    Any day now.....I hope.
     
  10. iamtoast

    iamtoast

    Jun 18, 2008
    Those who worry about the thickness of the 1/4" jusr remember how tall the grind is on them. It may be 2x the thickness of the RMD but its also around 2x the height. That being said the thinner stock will hold up well, slice very well, and bite into wood like a hyena with a bone. It may, however, bite too deeply when chopping wood and can bind. Remember that the Kill(something) axe and both swamprat sqorda are ~0.188" stock and are fanominal blades. The 1/4" will blask out chips while chopping and should have an advantage while splitting wood.
     
  11. Ratman79

    Ratman79

    Jan 5, 2016
    im waiting for the 1/4in black with blue/black g10
     
  12. cut it out

    cut it out Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 11, 2010
    Waiting on thin and fat.
     
  13. jimmay

    jimmay

    98
    May 27, 2011
    Waiting on a thin sage and tan/black g10
     
  14. Thrill

    Thrill

    Sep 9, 2010
    How much longer...getting anxious?
     
  15. J_mcrane

    J_mcrane

    571
    Dec 7, 2013
    I can't remember but it was released after the jackmandu? I haven't seen any of them yet.
     
  16. Lance23

    Lance23

    805
    Jul 24, 2014
    Before the JMD, they should be pretty soon.
    It seems as if things coming out of the Busse shop might be moving a Lil faster than swamp rat and scrap yard right now.
    I've already been dinged for the ASH-2 which was released a bit after the Ratweiler.
     
  17. Ulf Krogstad

    Ulf Krogstad Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 19, 2013
    Going on 3 months Thursday. Any Mods here anything about when they'll be ready?
     
  18. dogboye

    dogboye Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 23, 1999
    I just got dinged today for my BGTG. So I could do with a couple more weeks delay on the Ratweiler. Sorry, no help for this thread though... :(
     
  19. SpyderPhreak

    SpyderPhreak Rocketman for hire Platinum Member

    Apr 13, 2004
    That's still within the Busse "two weeks" timeframe. They'll be ready when they're ready. I'd hazard to guess within the next 8 weeks though. If someone really wanted to know, I'm sure an e-mail to Trissy or Josh would be answered promptly.
     
  20. dogboye

    dogboye Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 23, 1999
    … by "two weeks."
     

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