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#18548 - 08/20/03 08:44 PM How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Craig Offline


Registered: 11/13/01
Posts: 1784
Loc: Collegeville, PA, USA
I'm trying, once again, to reduce the number of pocketknives I carry every day.

Right now, I carry four. A lightweight Spyderco Dragonfly in my right rear jeans pocket, a Victorinox Executive in my left front jeans pocket right next to a Sam McDowell custom-made two-blade folder (a gift with high sentimental value), and a Vic CyberTool 41 on my belt.

What do you fine folks think? Is four too many?

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#18549 - 08/20/03 09:16 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Anonymous
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Spyderco Endura clipped to my front right pocket. SAK fisherman in my front left pocket. Leatherman wave on my belt. I don't usually want for a blade or 5!

~W

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#18550 - 08/20/03 10:06 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Eugene Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/26/02
Posts: 2823
Leatherman Wave on my belt.
Gerber Ridge Knife with clipe removed inside my key case. Leatherman Squirt wire stripper (don't really use everyday it but its new and still hasn't found a proper storage place.)

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#18551 - 08/20/03 10:26 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Tjin Offline
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Registered: 04/08/02
Posts: 1746
you should carry as many blades as YOU feel comfortable with.

i only carry a Wenger exsecutive and a Vic Swisscard most of the time, so i won't get in to trouble at school or other public places. Wenn i just go somewhere, where i can carry blades i will add mine Swisstool X or/and a opinel #7. I don't need a one-hand openable knife for most jobs, so i don't carry one.
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#18552 - 08/20/03 10:29 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Anonymous
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Benchmade Mel Pardue folder (model 721 i think) in the front right pocket, Leatherman Micra on my keys (soon to be replaced with a Squirt), and a Leatherman Wave on my belt

-Chris

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#18553 - 08/20/03 10:31 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Anonymous
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wave on the belt, swisstech Utili-key on key ring, backups in the PSK inlcude Xacto blades and Razor blades

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#18554 - 08/20/03 11:19 PM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
Rusty Offline
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Registered: 02/15/03
Posts: 204
Loc: College Station, Texas
Have you ever lost a knife that you carry in your back pocket?
I have heard that some make catch and fall off.
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#18555 - 08/21/03 01:05 AM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
boatman Offline
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Registered: 03/10/03
Posts: 424
Loc: Michigan
Leatherman Super Tool on belt.Leatherman Micra front left pocket.A.G.Russell K87 one hand knife in front right.In winter months I carry a old Vic Champion with a spark rod epoxied to one side of it in my Carhartt coat.In my Camel Back I also carry a Gerber Bolt Action utility.So you think you carry too many.BAH!!! You aint got enough.U.S.Seals say" one is none ,two is one".Always carry a backup and here on this forum we love redundancy.

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#18556 - 08/21/03 03:02 AM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
widget Offline
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Registered: 07/06/03
Posts: 550
A Victorinox "Rambler" in my pocket and a Victorinox "Farmer" in my little daypack, that is all for daily carry.
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#18557 - 08/21/03 06:18 AM Re: How many pocketknives do you carry daily?
amper Offline
Member

Registered: 07/06/02
Posts: 187
Loc: US
I know I've said his before, but you asked...

The usual suspects I carry most everywhere:

1. Victorinox Midnite MiniChamp II
2. Victorinox Money Clip
3. Leatherman Wave
4. Gerber Harsey Air Ranger II (plain edge)
5. Benchmade 100 River & Rescue (plain edge)

These are also supplemented by the rest of my collection when circumstances demand, like my SOG Access Card...and there's a whole bunch more...
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