Author Topic: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale  (Read 3152 times)

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Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« on: December 03, 2014, 02:06:48 PM »
I received this in my email today. I am not associated with them and will not profit from this in any way.
Sounds like a good deal.

Fantastic Deal for you between now and the end of 2014 on the Carbon Farson Blade with Leather Sheath!

Normally $75  . . Now only $55 . . .and we pay the shipping cost until the end of 2014!!!
Visit http://www.fremontknives.com/farsonblade.php  to see this special end of year price on the Carbon Steel Farson Blade with leather sheath!
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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2014, 02:48:47 PM »
we want a review!


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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2014, 07:54:08 PM »
Amazon has it for $38.99
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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2014, 11:27:14 PM »
Um. . .the following may or may not be applicable, here.

There was another knifemaker who made a similar style "knife."  Many of you know that I teach and train at bladed weapon fighting style.  One of our cop friends brought one of these other, similar "knives" to class for "show and tell."

According to him, there are many jurisdictions who consider this other "knife" to fall with in the definition of a "knuckle duster" or "brass knuckles."

You may wish to check your local laws before getting caught with this.  I know that some places will take issue with the 7 3/4" blade, alone, not to mention the shape of the tool.

I won't see the officer-in-question until Saturday, but I'll try to find out the name of the other weapon.

Just givin' a heads-up.

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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2014, 01:17:29 AM »

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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2014, 05:33:47 PM »
a video review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yw3vwEZm9a4

Yea, I'll pass.  Thanks for the video, it made it easier to see that this blade is not for me.

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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #6 on: December 15, 2014, 12:11:36 PM »
Yea, I'll pass.  Thanks for the video, it made it easier to see that this blade is not for me.

Yeah, I've watched a few vids of this knife, seen a similar one and a sort-of similar one (the ATAX) and just can't get anything more than the initial "Hey, that's neat!" impulse-buy desire.

It seems to do a lot of things not very well and offers almost no real advantage over a standard fixed-blade knife.

But, it looks cool

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Re: Farson Blade from Fremont Knives on Sale
« Reply #7 on: September 03, 2015, 03:12:56 PM »
I have this and I like it, although you do have be VERY careful using it. It is EXTREMELY sharp and takes some getting used to. It's also nice having an axe in the same space as a knife. I have another, "hand axe" type thing in my wallet but this is better and wouldn't fit my wallet.