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Anyone heard this about Benchmade?

Discussion in 'Knives & Other Discussion' started by BUZO71, Jun 11, 2009.

  1. BUZO71

    BUZO71 Emerald Valley, Oregon New Member

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    Grizzly_A Portland Metro Area Member

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    I hadn't. Very interesting.
     
  3. Dan-Dee Sales Inc

    Dan-Dee Sales Inc Sweet Home, Oregon, United States Active Member

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    I sent them a message. :)
     
  4. BUZO71

    BUZO71 Emerald Valley, Oregon New Member

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    I like their knives.... just is a little disturbing to see this...
     
  5. servingu

    servingu Vancouver (not BC) WA (not DC) Member

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    i call B.S. benchmade is a great knife.... i have 4 or 5 and love them
     
  6. MacBookProAR

    MacBookProAR Stayton Member

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    It is misleading when he keeps showing the knife not penetrating the paper when the button is pushed. This was intentional so that someone doesn't cut their leg open. It does firmly lock into place when out.

    IMHO - do some looking around on any product and their are those that will bash on it. This is just a good example of the internet being the bathroom wall of society sometimes. Problem is we can't paint over what people write even if it is very untrue.
     
  7. CharlesAFerg

    CharlesAFerg Beaverton Active Member

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    lol! Yeah, is it supposed to forcefully penetrate, is it a projectile weapon? No.

    I hate to say it and burst the OPs bubble, but I have only good things to say about Benchmade. Regardless, I'll keep these claims in mind, of course.

    Also, check out this thread regarding the website making these claims.
    They sell cheap knives, of course they are out to get Benchmade.
    http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/showthread.php?t=572798

    Sketch.
     
  8. BUZO71

    BUZO71 Emerald Valley, Oregon New Member

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    Yeah, ya know, I've never had problems with Benchmade... so I was shocked to hear this and is why I put it up there...I was actually searching for case law on auto assisted knives.
     
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    thelendog Milwaukie Member

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    And old Willie Nelson boycotts them because they don't want their employees smoking dope!

    It's interesting that some of his complaints about the infidel seem to be safety features to me. Also, it seems to me that the whole law enforcement/military thing is simply a legality.

    I like my infidel quite a bit!
     
  10. parsons_12b

    parsons_12b LaPine Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Wow that is a bitter little Troll