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New member from Ireland
« on: July 09, 2018, 08:15:40 PM »
Yep that's right ...well actually I'm from Denmark, but I live in Ireland.

Anyway, here's my story...

I had a company provided Leatherman Kick back when I worked in building maintenance, it lasted me the 3 years I worked there, at one point I even tried to break it so I could get a leatherman wave which all the new guys were getting, but I never managed to break it, this is also what got me into leathermans and also why I will likely never buy any other brand multitool. The only thing I ever had to do with the Kick, was to sharpen the knife once in a while, but that was it.

Currently I have been carrying a Charge TTI for the last 3 years, which has seen its fair share of abuse too, but apart from a few scratches, it still looks brand new.

I also own a leatherman tread, but I kind of lost my love for it, honestly I don't think it's a good product.

I currently have my eyes on an OHT, mainly because of the "One handed everything" about it, which is often what I need when I reach for a multi tool.

Kind regards,

MMR

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2018, 08:30:03 PM »
Hi MMR and welcome to  :MTO: :cheers:

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2018, 08:33:04 PM »
Good to have you aboard!  :cheers:

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2018, 09:13:10 PM »
welcome mate

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2018, 09:24:53 PM »
Hello from west of the Wicklow mountains!  :cheers:

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #5 on: July 09, 2018, 09:28:49 PM »
Welcome!
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #6 on: July 09, 2018, 09:32:44 PM »
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #7 on: July 09, 2018, 09:48:43 PM »
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #8 on: July 09, 2018, 11:03:58 PM »
Greetings.   :cheers:
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #9 on: July 09, 2018, 11:20:52 PM »
Howdy MMR! :cheers:

It may be a good idea to search the OHT on this site. There are a lot of mixed feelings about it. Some people love them, but there are die-hard Leatherman guys who despise it. One of my OHTs came with the jaws so misaligned, that I could use my fingers to bypass the jaws over one another.  :ahhh
LM fixed it, but the handle scales make it feel a bit less like a Leatherman, because they are kind of flimsy. The tools seem to work well and the scales don't hurt the function of them or the pliers. The pliers are a bit impeded by the thickness of the handles below the plier head when deployed. It has a lot of compromise, because of the all-OHT nature, but the OHT makes it somewhat worthwhile. IMO of course.  :)

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #10 on: July 10, 2018, 12:16:00 AM »
Welcome aboard !  :cheers: :tu:
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #11 on: July 10, 2018, 12:27:08 AM »
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #12 on: July 12, 2018, 11:58:39 AM »
Welcome to :MTO: and good luck with the new tool search :cheers: :like:
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #13 on: July 12, 2018, 01:09:35 PM »
Welcome, MMR!

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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #14 on: August 11, 2018, 09:05:09 AM »
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Re: New member from Ireland
« Reply #15 on: August 12, 2018, 02:00:29 PM »
Welcome aboard   :salute:

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