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Drop + Terzuola ATCF Tanto Folding Knife - Now Available

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by Massdrop, Jul 23, 2019.

  1. marrenmiller

    marrenmiller Basic Member Basic Member

    Apr 6, 2017
    I personally don't love a tanto with this stock thickness and short bevel height if it's got a flat grind to it. One of the best things about a tanto is you can have a strong flat ground tip and a thinner hollow-ground belly by using a compound grind. I get that this is intended to be a tough folder, but I'd also love to see thinner stock than 4.4mm.
     
  2. marrenmiller

    marrenmiller Basic Member Basic Member

    Apr 6, 2017
    I've always found two straight edges easier to sharpen than one curved edge, but idk.
     
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  3. Rykjeklut

    Rykjeklut Basic Member Basic Member

    May 23, 2018
    Never had any problems either, but I've seen people mention it.
     
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  4. T.L.E. Sharp

    T.L.E. Sharp I support the 3rd amendment! Platinum Member

    Jun 30, 2016
    I've no practical issue with tantos, I just prefer the looks of the one I posted above.
     
  5. Rival1314

    Rival1314 KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Aug 17, 2012
    they look great, but I cant justify another s35vn folding flipper....even one from Bob. Get some new steel options and maybe....

    Oh, and Drop has to fix their shipping issues....it takes a crazy amount of time from when you get the "your order has shipped" e-mail to when the tracking number actually starts working. Then it takes the longest route possible to get where its going.
     
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  6. unwisefool

    unwisefool Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 22, 2007
    I love tantos, I usually carry one every day
     
  7. Lapedog

    Lapedog

    Dec 7, 2016
    Why wouldn’t you want we crawlers to see the price?

    I would assume it is the opposite. Someone would see the price on the knife is good and thus sign up to be able to get it.

    I know I’m not signing up to websites just to be able to see a price.
     
  8. mb>

    mb> Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 24, 2014
    To the tanto question, I don’t care for them. If it’s going to be a tanto, I greatly prefer a reverse tanto. You get a better edge with a similar tip.

    No, don’t make that! Lol. I don’t need more knife temptation. ;)
     
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  9. Popsickle

    Popsickle Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 25, 2010

    I canceled my first order..... carried my compact terzuola today on a hike, and made a new order for a slate blue.

    I would be all over a 3.75-4 terzuola collab
     
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