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TOTM October: Halloween theme

Discussion in 'Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades' started by brets-ftw, Sep 27, 2012.

  1. Canoe/Butterbean/Gunboat

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  2. Whittler

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  3. Trapper

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  4. Texas Toothpick

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  5. Congress

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  6. Camper

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  7. Sunfish/Toenail/Whaler/Roper

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  8. Gunstock

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  9. Moose

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  10. Cultural traditionals (Opinels, SAK, Languiole)

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  1. brets-ftw

    brets-ftw

    Sep 11, 2010
    So, in the revived TOTM thread, someone asked what September's is going to be and the idea of an orange handled knife came up, I think this will supplement the chosen pattern quite well. Bring on your oranges, Harvest golds and Amber bones! This does not mean you have to have that pattern in this an orange variant color, but if you do that's a nice bonus.

    Poll will last for 7 days.
     
    Last edited: Sep 27, 2012
  2. Kid Shamrock

    Kid Shamrock Gold Member Gold Member

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    Feb 20, 2012
    You mean October??
     
  3. zippofan

    zippofan

    Nov 12, 2011
    I just had to vote for a gunstock given I've just gotten two, but it looks like the trapper will finally get the respect it's due.

    Trouble is, I don't have an orange trapper, :eek:, I'll just have to get one :D
     
  4. brets-ftw

    brets-ftw

    Sep 11, 2010
    I do, just can't keep date's straight.
     
  5. Doug Add

    Doug Add

    Jan 9, 2012
    These are probably the closest I have to an orange handled knife, but they don't fit any of the selected categories.

    Böker Tree Brand barlow

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    Case mini copperhead

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  6. markpmc

    markpmc

    Aug 10, 2011
    I voted Toenail, but it may be the trappers day (finally).

    The closest I can come to orange is a Cocobolo Barlow from AG Russell.
     
  7. OzarkCreekWalker

    OzarkCreekWalker

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    Jul 25, 2011
    I voted Camper, which i'm hoping means scout knife right?

    It's pretty much my favorite pattern because of its usefulness.
     
  8. bear1889

    bear1889

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    Feb 21, 2009
    How about a coffin jack??
     
  9. TLARbb

    TLARbb

    Jan 24, 2010
    It's not a trapper, but it is the only orange one I have:

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    Ed J
     
  10. thatotherguy

    thatotherguy

    Oct 9, 2011
    The only semitraditional orange knife I have is a Svord Peasant, so I might have to search one down at the next gun show 'round here.
    I do have a nice, bright candy-apple red Peanut though...
     
  11. Jenner 515

    Jenner 515

    Nov 27, 2002
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    Pumpkin Seed Bone - Sunfish. My Halloween-ish EDC, and my vote for TOTM.
     
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2012
  12. jazub

    jazub Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Jenner, that orange bone handle sunfish is sweet; congratulations. I had one on radar last year -and then one day it was gone. Goes to show that rash and compulsive knife purchases are what is best for the collection ;):thumbup:

    My "Harvest Orange" bone handle Case sowbelly showed up yesterday. Very nice! Tempted to drop it in pocket today but waiting for the 1st, as it will be my October 2012 carry :D

    Looking forward to seeing everybody's orange in October.
     
  13. pertinux

    pertinux Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Feb 1, 2012
    Ha!

    ... I think you're on to something.

    ~ P.
     
  14. zippofan

    zippofan

    Nov 12, 2011
    Ha! I see what you did there :D another vote for coffin jack for Halloween :thumbup:

    I'm thinking Case's Chestnut bone has a nice orange kinda shade for Fall too.
     
  15. richstag

    richstag

    Feb 22, 2007
    I voted gunstock also. That is because I just got my first one. Trappers, I have a handful of them, but I really expected that vote to be overwhelming after the masses had the 2012 BF knife in hand. It is a trapper right?

    Kevin
     
  16. markpmc

    markpmc

    Aug 10, 2011
    Give that October begins the change of the seasons. I intend to carry a different knife (frame/style) every day. That's 7/week. Repeats allowed on a weekly basis.
     
  17. Groove

    Groove

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    May 3, 2011
    I gave this to an old childhood friend of mine who's battling cancer for the second time in his life, he lit right up when I handed it to him. He sent me an email last week to tell me that he's used it quite a bit and that he can't wait to take it fishing with him.

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  18. AKC

    AKC Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 10, 2010
    Orange?....

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    Did some say "Orange"?....

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    Orange you glad I didn't post the banana?.... :D
     
  19. brets-ftw

    brets-ftw

    Sep 11, 2010
    Well it looks like it's finally Trapper's month, enjoy the knives folks
     

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