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Author Topic: remembering the 2 handed opening  (Read 1566 times)

Mr. Barnett

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remembering the 2 handed opening
« on: June 02, 2007, 05:35:59 AM »

Hey guys,
an observation.
I found myself opening my super duper trusty benchmade with super one hand action, and guess what; i used 2 hands!!!
i'd never noticed doing that before.  Then, i realized, i've been travelliing outside the country, and had to buy a cheapo knife at a convenience store.  No fancy tactical additions, just a pocket knife.  I thought, ok, if i had had to use that knife to save my life, would i have had the habit of opening it?
i think not.  Only now do i have that 'old' habit again.  sometimes, it's in the details.
Gerald.
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Naso Karas

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Re: remembering the 2 handed opening
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2007, 08:18:46 PM »

Wow.  That's nuts.  I almost forgot that it used to take 2 hands to open a folder.  Everything's got a "thumb" screw or hole for 1 handed opening now or they catch on your pocket, so the blades out as it comes out of your pocket.  I completly forgot about the old time little slit in the side of the blade for your finger nail!  I'll have to keep that in mind next time I travel.

Thanks!

Naso Karas
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