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The "ideal" flipper.

Baliman987 Sep 11, 2015

  1. L3b4

    L3b4 JDBA4L JDBA Official Member

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    It's okay baliman, I think the description of your ideal flipper sounds groovy:trippy:
     
  2. jjhamilton

    jjhamilton JDBA4L JDBA Official Member

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    While somewhat on the IKBS subject, IMO they are a "fix" for an issue that does not exist. And add no real benefit, more like useless cost and complexity. If you get right down to it caged bearing systems seem "better" between the two but still offer no substantial benefits more like cons outweigh the pros
     
  3. tx101

    tx101 Stuck in the middle with you JDBA Official Member

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    I would worry about the long term durability of the IKBS in a bali used for flipping constantly ... I can just see those tiny bearings flying out of the bali
     
  4. thegoodedge

    thegoodedge Pacific Edge Cutlery JDBA Official Member

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    Benchmade channel construction with Zen pins:
    41M, 41MC, 41SS, 42SS, 42SSC (42SS-01), 42-01 and 42-400.

    I've taken a few 29 Knives (with Torx screws) apart and they also had bushings. Super tight spec's too. Not sure if all Chris' Torx or hidden pin models have bushings but the ones I took apart did.
     

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