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#117202 - 12/23/07 12:33 AM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Stretch]
Themalemutekid Offline
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Registered: 11/17/06
Posts: 351
Loc: New Jersey
Yeah...I want one too!! smile
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#117225 - 12/23/07 02:21 AM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Themalemutekid]
Stretch Offline
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Registered: 11/27/06
Posts: 707
Loc: Alamogordo, NM
To be honest, I only have a hankering for the RSK Fixed Blade. Doug will have to do something about the "plasticky" feeling of the scales (upgrade to better ones) before I hanker to invest in an Mk1 folder.
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#117275 - 12/23/07 04:40 PM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Stretch]
Herman30 Offline
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Registered: 08/08/06
Posts: 217
Loc: Finland
I have one.

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#117281 - 12/23/07 05:16 PM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Herman30]
Blitz Offline
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Registered: 08/23/07
Posts: 535
Loc: MA
How do you like it? Worth the $?

Thanks

Blitz

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#117293 - 12/23/07 08:20 PM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Blitz]
Herman30 Offline
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Registered: 08/08/06
Posts: 217
Loc: Finland
blush Havenīt used it much, just cut up cardboard boxes with it.
Otherwise itīs part in my edc-bag. So I canīt tell you if itīs worth the money. But I like it, I donīt regret buying it.

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#117294 - 12/23/07 08:22 PM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Blitz]
Alan_Romania Offline

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Registered: 06/29/05
Posts: 610
Loc: Arizona
I have a Mk1, Mk1 Mini, Mk3 and a Mk4 and I carry one of the three folders everyday. Typically I carry my Mk1 Mini as my EDC knife around town and at work saving the full size Mk1 as my field knife and the Mk4 as my "dress clothes" knife.

I have done some pretty mean things to all my RSKs (besides the Mk4... it is just too pretty to beat on) including things you shouldn't use a knife for (like prying and popping doors) and have yet to have a problem with them. Besides some specialty knives (Gerber Hinderer and Bladetech Responder) and multi-tools Doug's knifes are all that I carry.

Are they worth the money, absolutely! As with any tool you get what you pay for, with the Mk1 I think you get more then what you pay for, a S30V blade that stays sharp, a lightweight but stiff handle along with a rock solid locking system. Considering how often I see cheaper knifes broken by the user and thus needing replacement... in the end buy one RSK will probably cost less money in theend.



Edited by Alan_Romania (12/24/07 03:13 PM)
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#117368 - 12/24/07 03:11 AM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Alan_Romania]
Blitz Offline
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Registered: 08/23/07
Posts: 535
Loc: MA
Thank Alan. That'a what I'm looking for>

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#117420 - 12/25/07 12:19 AM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Blitz]
REDDOG79 Offline
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Registered: 12/21/04
Posts: 115
Loc: ENGLEWOOD ,TN
I have one now thanks to Christmas and Santa Claus
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#117482 - 12/25/07 10:23 PM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: REDDOG79]
Blitz Offline
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Registered: 08/23/07
Posts: 535
Loc: MA
Originally Posted By: REDDOG79
I have one now thanks to Christmas and Santa Claus


Awesome. I'm happy (jealous?) for you.

Merry Christmas!

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#117510 - 12/26/07 02:01 AM Re: So who here has the Doug Ritter RSK Mk1? [Re: Blitz]
marduk Offline
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Registered: 01/25/04
Posts: 160
Loc: Mid-Missouri
I have both a MK1 and mini MK1. The mini is my usual EDC. I gave my DW and DD pink Griptilians from Redflare (if having the right color improves their carry rate - who am I to argue)
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