Back spring sticking up?

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Scotchman
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Back spring sticking up?

Postby Scotchman » Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:23 am

Is this normal?
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JimBrown257
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Re: Back spring sticking up?

Postby JimBrown257 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 5:29 am

Those 4.5" ones have very uneven pieces so sometimes the backspring sticks out farther than the liner, sometimes the liner sticks out, sometimes the bolsters are way off center.

If the backspring is pushed out by the kickspring when closed, that can be bad but an uneven piece like that isn't.

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Re: Back spring sticking up?

Postby john » Fri Sep 28, 2018 2:00 pm

Knives made from old and mismatched parts will always have something special about them usually cosmetic.
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