Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

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Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby Fishtail Picklock » Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:59 am

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Re: Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby Bill DeShivs » Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:20 pm

Yes, it can.
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Re: Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby Fishtail Picklock » Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:49 pm

Thank you, sir.
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Re: Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby METALGOD » Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:51 am

i kinda did the opposite before , took fulcrum (if its called that) turned it into ring pull . years ago AKC made the flat oval button hunter knife with fulcrum release so i basicly took off the fulcrums and turned them into ring-pulls, Angelo had bunch parts left over and i told him what i did and suggested it to him to take parts he had left over and make them ring-pull instead of fulcrum so thats what he did you can ask him he credits me for the idea but i was just suggesting it as ive seen older ones that were made that way but anyways i still have all the fulcrums i took off if anyones intersted in them let me know i have maybe 50-60 of them.

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Re: Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby Fishtail Picklock » Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:42 am

IMHO it is far more difficult to carry/use a "ring pull" blade release than a fulcrum. You must remember that I'm old "practical pig" and my mind tends to run in those channels.
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Re: Can a "Ring Pull" lock be converted to a Fulcrum blade release?

Postby lance » Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:38 am

P.m me bernie id like to see the fulcrum tabs you have,are they the wide chunky wedge style or the skinny long stiletto style? Ive also seen the teardrop shape.if your talkin long slim w a round end or a teardrop.im into it


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