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You have Waki!!

Discussion in 'Swamp Rat Knives' started by Helle, Jul 24, 2009.

  1. Helle


    Dec 9, 2005
    I was making up some trap loads today when I heard the dogs going waki. I go up to take a look and see one of those signature slips on the door.:eek:

    So I chased down the mail truck and signed off and rushed home with the box.

    Here it is.
    Sweet ha.


    I only had about 20 minutes until I had to leave for a gangster flick, just enough time for a brief Waki introduction.

    So after those two shots it was off to the back yard. Where I turned this little patch

    into this
    I spun through there like Taz, man it felt good.

    And then did a little of this

    and what's that without some of this

    and this.

    Took a spine shot

    Side of Blade shot

    Then had to put it down and walk away, sucked but the movie wasn't bad and the Waki waited for me so it's all good.

    My thoughts:

    I found the Waki to be AWESOME, this thing is a cutting machine, the balance feels right to me, the edge popped hairs and everything I wakied fell down. When I tossed it into the stump it seemed to just burrow into the wood and when I was bending it around it laughed at me.

    I'll say for my first sword I'm pretty damned happy with it and as much as I liked them at Blade you just don't get a real feel for the Waki until you get to whack with it.

    It's tough, sharp, good looking, at a price I could live with.

    I'm a very satisfied customer, my thanks to the Swap.
  2. elclintor


    Dec 27, 2008
    AWESOME!! Got mine today too! I'm gonna wak my waki this weekend.. It's begging for it.
  3. Horn Dog

    Horn Dog

    Sep 9, 2005
    As if I didn't have enough of a knife addiction, the Waki threatens to turn me into a sword lover. Great pics, Helle. The Waki is one awesome blade. :thumbup:
  4. iamtoast


    Jun 18, 2008
    very nice. I like how the lighting/color changes in your before and after shots. I have an overgrown backyard that will be feeling the Sting of the Swamp Waki. Wow, sounds like a cheesy film title.
  5. rpn

    rpn Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 17, 2008
    What is the color combo??? I needs to know....my wife is weakening with all my whining about everyone's blades!

    Another day or two and I might be there...muwahahahahaaaaaa

    That's the color combo I want!
  6. Tel1sps


    May 19, 2009
    More Waki Madness ;-):thumbup::D:D:D
  7. raker13


    Jun 19, 2006
    Before you pull the trigger...you should consider this combo. I'm biased, but I think it works very well. Very well indeed.

  8. Helle


    Dec 9, 2005
    Sorry this took so long rpn.

    That one is tan micarta scales and a sage blade.
  9. silverbullets

    silverbullets Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 10, 2007
    I hear ya Vic, even though I actually told the wife about this one (kinda hard to hide it) I know part of her is cringing right now, thinking to herself "now I have to put up with him buying swords too" :D damn, she always tells me she is always right, maybe she is this time ;)

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