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Traditional and Modern pairings


Gold Member
May 14, 2018
Great choices... all three. 🤠 :thumbsup:

JD Bear

Gold Member
Aug 4, 2015
Great choices... all three. 🤠 :thumbsup:

Thanks John. That Case in 154cm is becoming a staple. The 303 is new to me and I got the 301 version a few days ago. I'm getting to the point where I'm not switching just to switch and I'm kinda happy about that...


Hand engraving & Titanium anodizing
Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider
May 29, 2004
Hanwei Starship and a Buck 363 Rival. Both new arrivals. The Starship has a unique locking mechanism. I thought it was a Button Lock but it's not. Took me almost 10 minutes to figure out how to open the blade.:oops:

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Nice! I just got one of those earlier this year, definitely a neat one for the collection 👍

For throwback Thursday I just got the sweet old Explorer buttonlock in today...pretty sure I remember these from the 90's catalogs. Nifty take on the folding hunter design, interesting to note the advertisement of EDM in the production process😎