Some Amazing Folks Here

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by Adian, Apr 24, 2019.

  1. Adian


    Jul 28, 2013
    Ive been around for a while and just have to say that there are some truly amazing people here!

    The last few months for the wife and I have just been crazy! We welcomed the birth of our daughter in January. I had always wanted a girl after having two boys and got my wish!

    Then we found out the military was moving us to Kentucky, so we flew back to the States to ship one of the cars back and get some stuff sorted out before the move.

    Well a short 2 week trip turned into 6 weeks after ending up at the hospital with a migraine that lasted for almost a month. Had to go through a lot of tests to rule out anything truly serious, and thankfully that didn’t find anything.

    We finally returned to PR to go right into getting our ducks in a row to leave. They packed up the last of our things today, I just hope my blades make it all in one piece.

    So to get to the point, I had posted that I hadn’t been able to renew my Gold yet to post a pic just because all that has been going on and the related expenses. Then out of the blue I get a message from Leonardo63 that he had gifted me Gold membership!

    I see a lot of bad over here in PR on a daily basis and it tends to jade my view of the world. But I appreciate the reminder that there are good people out there. I’m humbled and grateful to be reminded that good folks are still out there.

    Hopefully I’ll be seeing some of you guys at Knob Creek in the near future!
  2. gk4ever2

    gk4ever2 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 1, 2008
    I hope and pray that things go smoothly for you and your family in KY. You're one of the good ones too around here! Take care and God bless!
  3. Ironkid883


    Jun 29, 2018
    Fair go leonardo63 just goes to show not everyone thinks of themselves first nice to see
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  4. Adian


    Jul 28, 2013

    I haven’t been around much with everything going on.

    But we are def looking forward to KY and getting back Stateside! It’s always harder to come back every time we go!
  5. inkynate


    Sep 4, 2010
    Congrats on your daughter and getting back to the states! Hope you enjoy your time in the Bluegrass State, I like it. :)

    -Nate (in KY)
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  6. UNRL Ghandi

    UNRL Ghandi Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 24, 2013
    Leonardo63 is a good dude. I've found that this forum has the best folks. I've been on others and found a lot of vulgarity, drama, and heated debates. Lost interest quick but have been here for five plus years and love it.

    Glad all your medical tests didn't find anything serious.
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  7. Adian


    Jul 28, 2013

    Any good gun shops around Louisville/Knox? I have some toys I’m waiting to be built and need someplace to FFL it to
  8. Adian


    Jul 28, 2013
    Thank you sir
  9. honorearth

    honorearth Basic Member Basic Member

    Mar 29, 2016
    Best of luck to you and your family. Congratulations on your daughter.
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  10. inkynate


    Sep 4, 2010
    I'm up in NKY/Greater Cincy, so I can't really help you there. Bud's Gun Shop in Lexington is huge and can probably help with whatever you need, but I'm sure there are good shops closer.
  11. Leonardo63

    Leonardo63 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 24, 2017
    You look better in gold brother! I am simply paying it forward as I said, I was gifted my gold from another awesome member so it's my way of passing on the same kindness I was given and your comments hit me a certain way at the right moment and it came to me in a split second, it was quite simple really.
    Watch your ass and be safe! Cheers :thumbsup:
    And thanks for all the great comments, I know any of you would do the same I just beat ya to it :p besides, everyone knows a piglet can out run, out hussle and outwit any big ole hogz LOL!
  12. Adian


    Jul 28, 2013
    Didn’t realize Buds was in KY. I’ll have to make the drive to check em out.
  13. zmbhntr

    zmbhntr ̿' ̿'\̵͇̿̿\з=(•̪●)=ε/̵͇̿̿/'̿''̿ ̿ Gold Member

    Jul 28, 2014
    Glad to hear you are okay! I bet you and your family is very excited to get back to the US, congratulations on that as well!
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  14. Apocryphiliac

    Apocryphiliac Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 18, 2017
    Nice! I agree, the people on this forum are altogether super good folks. Thanks for sharing and good luck, OP!
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  15. littlehoot

    littlehoot Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 7, 2015
    Knob Creek! It's only minutes from ft Knox, about a half mile off 31 on Dixie highway 44 I velieve
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  16. Cobalt

    Cobalt Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 23, 1998
    Congrats on the baby, and I hope the move is a good one for you. Also props to leanoardo for the cool gift. Awesome thing to do.
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  17. MacLaren1

    MacLaren1 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 15, 2014
    Diddo, what Cobalt said.
    And, thanx again for those awesome pics!
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  18. Garth Reckner

    Garth Reckner Moderator Moderator

    Dec 13, 2004
    Leonardo is a top notch guy for sure. Very proud to call him my friend.

  19. WatermanChris

    WatermanChris Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Aug 30, 2018
    Len is an awesome guy and he deserves every bit of the praise in this thread and then some! We are lucky to have guys like him on this forum.

    When I first got into Bussekin, someone told me that this forum is home to the best group on the internet and I feel like that is an understatement!

    I'm glad to be a small part of this community!
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  20. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 4, 2001
    Congrats on the new little girl and welcome back brother.

    Very cool of Leo, one of the reasons we are all family.
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