I have just received a picture of my new S1 Sheath from the maker (martinsheaths.com) and all I can say is 'wow'. Can't wait to receive and use it.
I'll post a quick review of his work when it arrives.
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Great news and good lad. I've just retired from the Military and with a wife and kids I know what a strain it is for the ones constantly left at home worrying. Families of Service personnel sacrifice so much while we're away. My respect to you all.
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I'd get a secondhand, but untouched Fallkniven F1, just like the one I'm selling :)
As I'm sure you're aware all single knife setups are built around compromise, but the F1 does tick a lot of boxes. Stainless steel so great for food prep and around wet conditions. Perfect for skinning due to...
When I was Serving at RAF Lossiemouth we had D Flight 202 SAR Sqn there. As an explosives guy I used to sort out their Pyros and cable cutter carts. Anyway, I remember after being rescued myself from a military ship in the Moray Firth that was in a spot of bother. When we were chatting back in...
Tiler ( wall and floor )
Floorlayer / carpet fitter
Teacher / Outdoor Instructor
Clerical (for local authority)
Retail for almost two decades, Nursing for two decades (best job in the world and I mean that).
I use this stuff (it's cotton lashing tape):
It's absolutely perfect for me. I cut it into squares and char it in a tin. I know you're 'supposed' to have one, but I must admit mine doesn't have a hole in as I found that my char cloth had a tendency to fail (forming an ember and burning away...