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Anyone bothering keeping track?

Discussion in 'Knives' started by Gogogordy, Sep 18, 2016.

  1. Ray Loftis

    Ray Loftis Loaded Pockets

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    Interesting thought
    I do.m need to make a written and photo list
    Thanks

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  2. 9x19

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    I do... have for awhile. It's a bit daunting to think about down-sizing, but I really need to...
    I won't bore you with a complete list, but here are the headings and counts.

    Single-blade locking folders: 136

    Traditional slip-joints: 50

    Multi-tools: 12

    Fixed blades: 60

    Machetes/short swords: 10

    Hatchets/axes: 16

    Projects (restorations, new handles, kit knives): 33
     
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  3. Hjort

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    I have definitely learned something from this thread, I need more knifes!!


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  4. Gary Gross

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    My spreadsheet shows 260. I know there are a few misc. knives and dups I haven't cataloged. I consider it my civic duty to keep such things out of the landfills or the hands of criminals.
     
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  5. Nick4305
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    Nick4305 EDC Junkie!!!!!

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    My own EDC's database counts on 1507 different items.
     
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  6. landwire
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    My list is easy to keep track of.

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  7. Ippon
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    Ippon Loaded Pockets

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    "You don't need another knife"
    "But look, you don't understand, Nick4305 has 15 hundred...."

    I realized the other day I admitted to having 5 PM2s, and got a funny look from everyone around me
     
  8. Yablanowitz

    Yablanowitz Loaded Pockets

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    Don't let them bother you. Here's most of my Police Model collection.

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  9. 0dBm

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    No. Well, once did while curtailing the sheer number of them in my inventory.
     
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  10. Tony Crawford

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  11. Ray Loftis

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    I have a picture album in my phone with about 20 of my favorite knives . I know I have a problem.


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  12. thatotherguy

    thatotherguy EDC Junkie!!!!!

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    I'm not sure I want to know.
     
  13. Ray Loftis

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    Yes you wanna know!



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  14. thatotherguy

    thatotherguy EDC Junkie!!!!!

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    I'm good... it'd just make my rotation harder to organize :showoff:
    Seriously though, I have quite a few knives, but no idea how many. I probably need to sell off many of the ones I don't use (of which there are many) to fund new acquisitions.
     
  15. Ray Loftis

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    I hear ya
    I have too many and don't rotate some in but I keep thinking I'll expand the rotation
    Every time I go somewhere I think about what to take besides my normal two knives
    Sorta of a ride along. Lol
    I must have hoarding tendencies cause I can't part with any knives .
    Happy hunting bud!


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  16. Yablanowitz

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    If I only carried three at a time it would take me years to rotate through all of mine, and that's if I changed them out every day.
     
  17. Ray Loftis

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    Now that's cool
    How many do you have? What types do you collect?
    I like wood handles and micarta and well anything
    I mostly like fixed knives but always carry a spyderco manix and some sort of leatherman


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  18. Yablanowitz

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    I collect Police Models, Militaries and Mules. Everything else I just accumulate. Current count is coming up on three hundred Spydercos and over a thousand others. I say current, but it has been years since I took that count. I don't think I can even lift my knife storage chest anymore.
     
  19. Ray Loftis

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    Cool
    I bought a full
    Size tool chest to store mine in
    It's by no way filled
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  20. Gogogordy

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    I need to show this to my wife and maybe she'll think Im this side of normal once again....
     
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