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Locking mechanism for folder knive

Discussion in 'Hammer & Tongs' started by Natlek, Mar 28, 2017.

  1. Natlek

    Natlek

    Jun 9, 2015
    What do you think about this? I think the picture clear show what I mind . And if I invented hot water again........ just ignore this :)

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    Last edited: Mar 28, 2017
  2. WValtakis

    WValtakis Gold Member Gold Member

    May 29, 2004
    Similar to the Cold Steel Pocket Bushman...that one doesn't have a stop pin though. I'm not sure, but it might also be similar to the D.O.G (Deadbolt over grabstep) lock.

    ~Chip
     
  3. Lapedog

    Lapedog Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 7, 2016
    I have thought of a very similar locking mechanism. I don't see why it wouldn't work. I think it would be self adjusting for imperfections because of the wedge shape that fits underneath the stop pin.
     
  4. Natlek

    Natlek

    Jun 9, 2015
    Bushman have not stop pin , locking depends from closed frame ....not the same , not even close to my solution ... I can t find to see that D.O.G ?
     
  5. Natlek

    Natlek

    Jun 9, 2015
    Yes ...............and not only from imperfection and from wear on parts over time . Most important is that this part /blue one/ not need strong support on scale/frame , all forces are on the pin and on the blade . Something like tri-ad lock , but much simple to make ...........two-ad lock ??
    Tri on Macedonian is three :)
     
    Last edited: Mar 28, 2017
  6. marcus52AR

    marcus52AR Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 22, 2014
    Manix2 uses this style of lock? Bolt on a spring.
     
  7. Scottydawg

    Scottydawg

    19
    Nov 7, 2016
    With the location of that stop pin, it does not look like it will close... Unless I am missing something?
     
  8. Natlek

    Natlek

    Jun 9, 2015
    It's just a drawing .Of course that dimensions of blade and place of pivot and stop pin will change little in real ....
     

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