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Silent Knight Update

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by Amy-0, Feb 20, 2018.

  1. Leonardo63

    Leonardo63 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 24, 2017
    I hear that Copiuos!I have it on my desk, goes in and out of the cardboard 10 times each evening, just keep holding it and looking at it waiting for decent weather to walk out in the woods and chop sht up with it and some others to test out my budding sharpening skills I'm honing with my newly acquired EP system. It may not be a chopper but I grab it and then my DTBM I know which one I think I'd want to swing the longest LOL!

    And to your post on the MOASK I agree. Remember that one guy posted a while back his collection of SK's he had stored in a tub when Jerry announced the SK? I don't remember where that was atm, but I drooled over those photos for a week, He had em all in duplicate, the best group of SK's you could have in one picture I do believe.
     
  2. TheMtnMan

    TheMtnMan Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 11, 2015
    Man... these are a lot bigger than i expected, can't wait to get mine. Pig sticker and a half lol
     
  3. d762nato

    d762nato Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 16, 2009
    While I'm not too much on recurve blades this is just a down right beautiful and deadly looking knife. Congrats to you all that scored them.
     
  4. Alexander_Liam

    Alexander_Liam

    12
    Jan 5, 2018
    That is awesome. Time to bring all that savings out.
     
  5. THelambda

    THelambda

    31
    Mar 9, 2017
    Cant wait the beauty! Could someone tell me the weight of SILENT KNIGHT,And how does it balance?
     
  6. DamascusBowie

    DamascusBowie Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 20, 2016
    Sorry, no numbers, but to my hand it is a lot lighter than expected but it still feels stout and strong. It balances right at the choil apex Id say.
     
  7. COPIUOS

    COPIUOS Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 24, 2015
    agreed - a little blade heavy and I think the CF and long swedge realy make them feel light. Not wimpy stock for a blade this long and for the style of knife it is.

    P2.1 - I love that black and tan! that is probably my favorite g10 other than that OD green that sometimes comes around. And Black G10 looks sexy too.

    I have purchased all canvas for my OP2-whatevs blades.
     
  8. JackTheKnifeGuy

    JackTheKnifeGuy Gold Member Gold Member

    587
    Nov 12, 2017
    560 grams on the dot. Or 19.75 ounces, Doesn't feel like it in the hand though especially when using the choil. Balances perfectly in front of the g10 right where the choil starts.

    EDIT: i did get g10 though so that might differ from micarta in weight
     
  9. THelambda

    THelambda

    31
    Mar 9, 2017
    A very fast blade´╝îthank you buddy:)
     
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2018
  10. ohiojerry

    ohiojerry

    854
    Jul 7, 2005
    Entering week #5 (at least) post ding for my SK. Hopefully this will be the week to hold it in my hand.
     
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  11. PeteyTwoPointOne

    PeteyTwoPointOne Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 10, 2014
    She's worth the wait...this I can tell ya! :cool:
     
  12. evltcat

    evltcat Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 7, 2011
    Hang in there Jerry!

    I just got my shipping notice today, I paid on 2/22/18.
    Supposed to see her on 4/6/18, barring any train derailments! :eek: -- :p
     
  13. Chingon1988

    Chingon1988 Gold Member Gold Member

    302
    Jul 6, 2009
    Killer cool Feeler! Wish I had bought two like the rest of You :").

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  14. dogboye

    dogboye Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 23, 1999
    It is one fantastic blade.This one, for some reason, screams leather sheath to me. I'm not sure why. Even my Rucki, Waki, AK47, seem fine in kydex. But this.... this needs some leather. This blade is epic, IMO.

    And the maroon micarta.... the scales on this are such a dark maroon micarta, I had to go back and check my order status just to make sure that it was supposed to be micarta. To me, it looked so dark, I thought at first it was red/black G10.

    Love this blade. Once all the OP2W is finished and I get everything sorted, I might end up selling a few. The SK will NOT, I repeat, NOT be one of them!

    Edited to add: I got the small SSSS sheet, and no stickers on the cardboard. I also received my A2TGM in the same package, again, small SSSS, and no stickers on the cardboard. Not a big deal to me, either way, although the sharpened by and inspected by stickers were kinda classy. Gave the knives more of a personal feel of connection to the Busse gang, I think. But mind you, I'm not complaining at all. Just throwing that out there.

    I didn't notice a rough edge to mine. It's sharp as *ell, IMO. One of the better edges I've received. I still say I haven't received an edge from any Busse sharpener that has been sharper that the edges I got on my A2 Busse-bladeware. Incidentally, the A2TG's came with stickers. My A2TGM did not.
     
    Last edited: Apr 2, 2018
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  15. Morgo

    Morgo

    340
    Sep 14, 2013
    Mine arrived this morning, in Australia :)
     
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  16. Munroc

    Munroc

    42
    Sep 20, 2017
    I just received my shipping notice for my SK in CF with black micarta which will also be heading to me in Australia!
     
  17. Azula Gun Holsters

    Azula Gun Holsters KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    677
    Sep 19, 2016
    We are waiting for our silent knight to arrive and looking forward to making a leather sheath for it.
     
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  18. CookieRawwr

    CookieRawwr Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 23, 2014
    I just thought of something brilliant, I think, If anyone out there has a Red and black G-10 and Forest green finish Silent Knight, I am very anxious to see it. Get it..Silent Knight Silent Night... lol Christmas themed Silent Knight hahaha.
     
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  19. ohiojerry

    ohiojerry

    854
    Jul 7, 2005
    SHIPPING NOTICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  20. lex2006

    lex2006 Gold Member Gold Member

    813
    Aug 20, 2014
    Got mine in the car ,will post a photo tonight
     

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