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What Buck are you carrying today?

Discussion in 'Buck Knives' started by ScottK, Apr 8, 2016.

  1. jmh33

    jmh33 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 16, 2003
    Today.. Its a 309 Companion.. Little story..
    This is the first knife I bought new.. I was 14yrs old (now 61) and wanted a pocket knife.. I knew at the time it had to be a BUCK.. I was a paper boy and saved for 3 weeks to buy this and a local archery store carried BUCKs so I had to choose.. 309 it was.. Carried this knife all thru Jr/Sr high and beyond.. Had it in my pocket on my Wedding day in 1980.. Decided to retire it yrs ago but today its in the rfp.. Welcome back Companion and an old friend!!!:D
  2. bucksway

    bucksway Basic Member Basic Member

    Jan 7, 2007
    I'm still grabbing my 112 Slim..
    Brhowser87, jmh33, jbmonkey and 2 others like this.
  3. mbkr


    May 20, 2018
    Brand new Buck 55 I just got today :D A gentleman from the motorcycle forum I participate in decided I needed a 55 and gifted me this one:
    Pretty darn nice of him considering we've never met and probably never will. :thumbsup:
    Luke73, Danno44, cut it out and 14 others like this.
  4. Old Hunter

    Old Hunter Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 12, 2012
    Working my Wilmington accounts today and tomorrow, which means I'll spend tonight and early tomorrow morning on the fishing pier at Carolina Beach. Carrying all stainless - Buck 110LT on my hip for cutting bait, Buck 121 in my tackle box for cleaning fish (I hope!), and a small pocketknife in my LFP for trimming line (Buck 303). OH
  5. bucksway

    bucksway Basic Member Basic Member

    Jan 7, 2007
    Going to Rehearsal so the BCCI 301...
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  6. onionfan


    Nov 29, 2008
    Good day to carry the Smoke Jumper.
    Luke73, Danno44, pjsjr and 5 others like this.
  7. bucksway

    bucksway Basic Member Basic Member

    Jan 7, 2007
    Old Hunter try a 4" finger mullet or any size mud minnow for the flounder..I had great success with a bucktail jig with a strip of cut bait. My brother Charlie caught one at Sestabian Inlet on Florida's East coast that would not fit in a five gallon bucket..My son Richard came up with the quote "If it fits in a 5 gallon bucket it's bait"..
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  8. bucklife301

    bucklife301 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 3, 2018
    355 & 424 F47DB4A0-AF6D-45EC-9FB0-65A0E00EA59D.jpeg
    Luke73, Danno44, pjsjr and 8 others like this.
  9. jbmonkey

    jbmonkey Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jun 9, 2011
    110 fg buckeye burlwood again today....
  10. Hickory n steel

    Hickory n steel Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 11, 2016
    Gotta love the 110Lt
    315, Luke73, Danno44 and 13 others like this.
  11. bucklife301

    bucklife301 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 3, 2018
    I really like this 355 bucklite tool carrying it in a camo 422 sheath fits perfect E2695536-5FC6-4191-A33D-27170326198B.jpeg
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  12. Old Hunter

    Old Hunter Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 12, 2012
    Been carrying this Buck 303X for the past three days. OH
  13. mbkr


    May 20, 2018
    Did a couple of searches and came up with nothing. What differentiates the "x" from the regular old 303?
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  14. Railsplitter

    Railsplitter Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 31, 2010
    The date code for 1990 perhaps.
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  15. mbkr


    May 20, 2018
    :rolleyes: Doh!
  16. Old Hunter

    Old Hunter Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 12, 2012
    That’s right, the X is for 1990 manufacture. OH
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  17. Makael

    Makael KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 17, 2015
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  18. Joe58

    Joe58 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 11, 2002
    Luke73, bucklife301, Danno44 and 11 others like this.
  19. bucklife301

    bucklife301 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 3, 2018
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    gunspease, Brhowser87, pjsjr and 3 others like this.
  20. Luke73

    Luke73 Basic Member Basic Member

    Aug 24, 2017

    Very nice. I’ve been trying to decide Burl or Ironwood for a 110 from the custom shop. That Burl is very appealing.
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