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Forum topic by Robert posted 04-03-2018 02:05 PM 2312 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-03-2018 02:05 PM

My wife picked up a few of these from Ikea less than 2 bucks.

The blade is somewhat flexible but doesn’t seem to affect use.

-- Everything is a prototype thats why its one of a kind!!

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#1 posted 04-04-2018 05:16 AM

Some call it a “junk store” but I’ve never been when we didn’t buy something very useful. Most of those users were all under 10 bux.

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#2 posted 04-04-2018 05:48 AM

Some call it a “junk store” but I ve never been when we didn t buy something very useful. Most of those users were all under 10 bux.

- therealSteveN

Junk can be useful. A lot of people make a living off junk.

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#3 posted 04-04-2018 05:49 PM

You can make any number of knives from kitchen knives found at your local thrift store. Good Will, Salvation Army, etc sell kitchen knives of any size or quality for less than a buck each. And, your money goes to a local charity rather than Sweden.

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#4 posted 04-04-2018 08:21 PM

My three bladed Stockman’s pocket knife does the same thing and it is “always” in my pocket.

Oh, that’s right, hardly anyone carries a pocket knife any more. At least my three sons and grandsons don’t. Guess who they look to when they need to cut something?

-- Les B, Oregon

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