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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #60 on: April 13, 2009, 03:16:40 AM »
AFAIK, what does that mean?  :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #61 on: April 13, 2009, 03:20:14 AM »
'BUMP' is pushing a thread back to the top of the list. As in "bump it up". People do it if their thread hasn't been answered in a while, to stop it disppearing down to page 2, 3 4 etc.

Does that make sense?


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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #62 on: April 13, 2009, 03:24:54 AM »
AFAIK, what does that mean?  :D

I'm not sure if you really want to know that, as the smilie suggests there's a joke there somewhere

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #63 on: April 13, 2009, 03:53:31 AM »
I have just made the mistake of googling EWCM for anyone who hasn't done so DON'T i feel sick now

oh noooooooo!!! I did it!, Ill try to return the favor: dont google "goatse" :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #64 on: April 13, 2009, 06:45:16 PM »
AFAIK, what does that mean?  :D

As Far As I Know, as far as I know.  ;)

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #65 on: April 13, 2009, 06:56:54 PM »
LOL! I looked it up last night, and the site almostjavascript:void(0); gave me a virus!  :(

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #66 on: April 13, 2009, 07:25:03 PM »
LOL! I looked it up last night, and the site almostjavascript:void(0); gave me a virus!  :(

thats not a site, that a javascript call, meaning that the site you visited uses javascript

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #67 on: April 13, 2009, 07:30:07 PM »
I know, I don't know how the javascript thing got in there! I searched AFAIK via Google; and a virus popped up!

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #68 on: April 13, 2009, 07:40:06 PM »
I know, I don't know how the javascript thing got in there! I searched AFAIK via Google; and a virus popped up!

mm... that sound weird :think: Conficker C maybe? :D :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #69 on: April 29, 2009, 09:39:52 AM »
must be the swine flu:



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« Reply #70 on: April 29, 2009, 12:05:42 PM »
 :D :D :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #71 on: July 23, 2009, 04:52:23 PM »
That's some good ol' xkcd  :D  :rofl: :tu:

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« Reply #72 on: July 29, 2010, 03:43:30 AM »
OG stands for original
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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #73 on: July 29, 2010, 06:15:04 AM »
New favourite acronym... DILLIGAF

Not suitable for younger audiences... but stands for Do I Look Like I Give A....................

Im a bad person... I know :D

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« Reply #74 on: August 01, 2010, 11:44:14 PM »
 :rofl:

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« Reply #75 on: December 06, 2010, 02:52:21 PM »
New favourite acronym... DILLIGAF

Not suitable for younger audiences... but stands for Do I Look Like I Give A....................

Im a bad person... I know :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #76 on: January 19, 2011, 10:52:19 PM »
PE, CE, SE - plain edge, combo edge, serrated edge
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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #77 on: September 12, 2011, 04:42:51 PM »
I have a new addition suggestion.
edc stands for everyday carry. But whar about:
edc2 or edcc - everyday carry capability.
I have used the term in my post on how to make the edc pouch for edc2. See in the pouches sub-forum. If you carry several toolbits for example your ability to do more is so much better than just the standard tool.

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #78 on: April 24, 2012, 05:26:51 PM »
OHO = One-Hand Opening
Smurf = replacement for every unacceptable word  :D
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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #79 on: April 24, 2012, 09:24:04 PM »
And some acceptable ones too.  :D

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #80 on: September 23, 2012, 12:02:08 AM »
Ok, my boredom got the best of me as I'm still fairly new to this forum and searching for ideas. It brought me to this thread and I now know way too much about EWCM (just the first view on a google search no more), dilligaf and many other cool/ strange acronyms. I also have one I learned on a trip I took a couple of weeks ago thanks to a friend, SFI (simple effing instruction). Could be used I guess when trying to relate to others that cannot follow SFI.


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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #81 on: December 13, 2012, 02:32:57 PM »
We use lot's of acronyms and abreviations, so I figured I'd try to make a list to help the newcomers, although I still probably have a few to learn as well. Please add to my list, and I'll update this post to keep them all in order.

Common Acronyms:
BO - Black Oxide Finish
BOB - Bug Out Bag
CCW - Concealed Weapons Permit
CRKT - Columbia River Knife & Tool Company
EDC - Every Day Carry
FSP - Fisher Space Pen
GAK - German Army Knife
LM - Leatherman
MAS- Multi-tool Acquisition Syndrome
MT - Multi-Tool
MT.O or MTO - Multitool.org
OT - Off Topic
PC - Politically Correct
PSK - Personal Survival Kit
SAK - Swiss Army Knife
SAKKO - Swiss Army Knife Knock-Off
SOG - Studies and Operations Group (Knife & Tool company)
SOSAK - Secret Order of the Swiss Army Knife
TGMTPT- The Great Multi Tool Picture Thread
Vic - Victorinox
VSAK-Victorinox
WSAK-Wenger

Some Specific Tool Models:
PST - LM's Personal Survival Tool
S2, CS4, KF4, XE6 - LM's Juice Series
P4, S4, E4 - LM's Squirt Series
Ti, XTi, TTi, AL, ALX - LM's Charge Series
CX - Skeletool CX
ST - SwissTool or Super Tool
STS - SwissTool Spirit
OHT, OHF - Vic's One Handed Trekker, Fireman
TCP - Tool Chest Plus
XAVT - Huge Vic Tool
PPP - SOG's Pocket Power Plier
PPPD - SOG's Pocket Power Plier Deluxe
EVO - A style of Wenger tools

Not to be annoying... But I'm quite sure Leatherman PST is a POCKET survival tool...

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #82 on: December 13, 2012, 02:39:18 PM »
I think it may have been known as both.

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #83 on: December 13, 2012, 02:46:32 PM »
That could be true... Though Leatherman's website says 'pocket'...

http://www.leatherman.com/about/history:
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Since 1983, we've been making tools that can endure just about anything and come back to work tomorrow. When Tim Leatherman and his business partner Steve Berliner started the company with the Pocket Survival Tool (PST) they had no idea that someday they would have more than 30 models and a full 90,000 square-foot facility here in Portland, Oregon with more than 400 employees. Here's a look at all the Leatherman tools past and present.


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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #84 on: December 30, 2013, 11:43:23 PM »
What's :tu: and :twak: ?


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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #85 on: December 30, 2013, 11:59:51 PM »
What's :tu: and :twak: ?

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« Reply #86 on: December 31, 2013, 12:09:05 AM »
OHT - One Hand Tool
MP - Multi Plier

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« Reply #87 on: December 31, 2013, 12:20:34 AM »

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #88 on: December 31, 2013, 01:16:25 AM »
MWHTF

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Re: List of Popular Acronyms ect.
« Reply #89 on: December 31, 2013, 10:05:55 AM »
We use lot's of acronyms and abreviations, so I figured I'd try to make a list to help the newcomers, although I still probably have a few to learn as well. Please add to my list, and I'll update this post to keep them all in order.

Common Acronyms:
BO - Black Oxide Finish
BOB - Bug Out Bag
CCW - Concealed Weapons Permit
CRKT - Columbia River Knife & Tool Company
EDC - Every Day Carry
FAK - First Aid Kit
FSP - Fisher Space Pen
GAK - German Army Knife
LM - Leatherman
MAS- Multi-tool Acquisition Syndrome
MT - Multi-Tool
MT.O or MTO - Multitool.org
OH/OHO - One Handed (Opening) (mainly knife blades)
OP - Original Poster (first poster in a thread)
OT - Off Topic
PC - Politically Correct
PSK - Personal Survival Kit
SAK - Swiss Army Knife
SAKKO - Swiss Army Knife Knock-Off
SOG - Studies and Operations Group (Knife & Tool company)
SOSAK - Secret Order of the Swiss Army Knife
TGMTPT- The Great Multi Tool Picture Thread
Vic - Victorinox
VSAK-Victorinox
WSAK-Wenger

Some Specific Tool Models:
PST - LM's Personal Survival Tool
S2, CS4, KF4, XE6 - LM's Juice Series
P4, S4, E4 - LM's Squirt Series
Ti, XTi, TTi, AL, ALX - LM's Charge Series
CX - Skeletool CX
ST - (Victorinox) SwissTool or (Leatherman) Super Tool
STS - SwissTool Spirit
OHT - Vic's One Handed Trekker, or Leatherman's "One Handed Tool"
OHF - Vic's One Handed  Fireman
TCP - Tool Chest Plus
XAVT, XL, XLT, XXLT - Large versions of Victorinox' SwissChamp
PPP - SOG's Pocket Power Plier
PPPD - SOG's Pocket Power Plier Deluxe
EVO - A style of Wenger tools
MP - Multiplier, for example Gerber's MP400/MP600
Champ - Victorinox SwissChamp



Just updating a bit  :whistle:
« Last Edit: December 31, 2013, 10:11:08 AM by bmot »

A knife-carrying guide for the international traveller. : http://forum.multitool.or...ex.php/topic,47532.0.html

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