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Leatherman production timeline

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us Offline Poncho65

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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #390 on: October 25, 2021, 02:33:50 PM
I think it would be okay but someone should keep a copy in case Benner isn't okay with it, I wouldn't assume silence is consent.

I already copied and pasted it :D

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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #391 on: October 25, 2021, 03:17:01 PM
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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #392 on: December 22, 2021, 10:29:06 PM
I thought Leatherman datation format was MMYY (I have some that are MM-YY too), but here are two strange cases I found :
- Sidekick that has 0224 stamped on it (since we are still in 2021, I doubt 2024 is the manufacture date), I think it is an error and it may have been built in February 2014 instead

- Charge TTi+ that has 012919/012919 stamped on it, I suppose it might be based on american date format MMDDYY and my have been built on January 29th 2019...?

Any idea?

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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #393 on: December 22, 2021, 10:40:06 PM
Not sure what happened with the Sidekick :dunno:

But the Charge+ is MMDDYY :tu: I have a few like that myself  :cheers:


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #394 on: December 23, 2021, 02:33:41 AM
Fascinating!!


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #395 on: December 23, 2021, 05:41:24 AM
Proof of time travel   :ahhh


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #396 on: December 24, 2021, 05:19:05 AM
Thank you Poncho65 for confirmation :-)
Huntsman & SteveC, sad part of the story is that it won't be as "cool" after 2024


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #397 on: December 27, 2021, 03:06:30 AM
Hi all,

Well I finally removed the original list from the first post - So it's much neater now.  :tu:

I added the original list to post 383, and added a note to that effect in the first post - Just so that we have a copy of it in this thread


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #398 on: December 27, 2021, 03:12:09 AM
Huntsman & SteveC, sad part of the story is that it won't be as "cool" after 2024

True - What a bummer!   ;)
I guess a date stamped photo is the best you'll be able to do after that year!!    :tu:


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #399 on: December 30, 2021, 05:12:26 PM
True - What a bummer!   ;)
I guess a date stamped photo is the best you'll be able to do after that year!!    :tu:

You're right, I might do it :-)

When I got some time I'd like to update the Leatherman charge multitool wiki page, it is quite "hollow" although there are quite something to say about that tool, especially on the scales variation for the titanium variant that happened since the excellent thread wrote by CChako that had lots of infos here : https://forum.multitool.org/index.php?topic=52132.0


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #400 on: January 13, 2022, 05:01:27 PM
Looks like we missed the Supertool 300M

Had a dig around here - Chako has a nice post on it - and it looks like it came out in 2020 - So I put it in the list

Let us know if the date is wrong


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #401 on: January 13, 2022, 06:41:44 PM
Sounds pretty close to me :salute:


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #402 on: November 01, 2023, 12:38:47 PM
I think this needs updating.

OHT I think has been sent away.

By the way. Do they have date codes? I just bought one and can't find it.


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #403 on: December 06, 2023, 01:32:50 PM
Crunch also bit the dust


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #404 on: December 06, 2023, 01:53:47 PM
Moved the OHT and Crunch into retired as of this year - EDIT: Looks like the PS4 has gone as well

Added the Arc to the current line up

Anymore changes please post them here .......  I think we may be a bit out of date?   ???

Really looks like LM are going into the luxury goods market - Not tools for the common man!!
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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #405 on: December 06, 2023, 06:58:35 PM
Crunch also bit the dust
There is last Crunch sales going on Leatherman  site before retirment.


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Re: Leatherman production timeline
Reply #406 on: December 08, 2023, 01:55:37 AM
The Tread/Tempo models ended production this year too

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