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by Moon
Thu Aug 11, 2005 11:40 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Whadda ya think?
Replies: 14
Views: 3342

Sorry BB but I think the backstrap says it all and if you undo the "nut" at the pommel,that's if it can be undone,you'll probably find a threaded rat-tail tang which would indicate a prop/fake but you must have liked it or you wouldn't have bought it and as long as YOU like it and it and you haven't...
by Moon
Thu Aug 11, 2005 10:49 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Question
Replies: 7
Views: 1583

I'm no expert but if it's CAS IBERIA or COLD STEEL and B-UK can't get it then it's probably illegal in the U.K. "Concealed Weapons" ie Swordsticks etc,Shuriken (Throwing Stars or Darts) some other bladed and blunt weapons of Oriental origin are not legal here,so if you should decide to buy direct fr...
by Moon
Tue Aug 02, 2005 12:09 am
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Golden Oriole confusion?
Replies: 16
Views: 2797

I'll second that
by Moon
Thu Jul 28, 2005 11:04 pm
Forum: Sword Collectors Chat
Topic: New Paul Chen
Replies: 13
Views: 3077

I've got my eye on it too but whether I'll get my hands on it depends on more info............C'mon................somebody,somewhere must know something??
by Moon
Thu Jul 28, 2005 8:57 pm
Forum: Sword Collectors Chat
Topic: New Paul Chen
Replies: 13
Views: 3077

You like it,I like it but no info to be found,go on,buy one and let us all know what you think.........!!!!
by Moon
Wed Jul 27, 2005 9:27 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Last legend katanas
Replies: 3
Views: 1034

Thanks for the info,I just thought that as B-UK occasionally offer LLs,usually as a "one-of",they may have access to the full range in due course,on a pre-order basis.Al Clem,the owner of LL certainly has a great Customer Service Dept and has been very generous with me in the past but I'd much rathe...
by Moon
Wed Jul 13, 2005 9:05 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Practical Plus and Shinto
Replies: 2
Views: 836

Thanks very much,I was beginning to think that my questions only appeared on my monitor and nobody else got to see them.
Good luck
by Moon
Sat Jul 09, 2005 8:50 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Practical Plus and Shinto
Replies: 2
Views: 836

Practical Plus and Shinto

I was asked this week,"What is the difference in quality of the actual blades,not koshirae or saya between the PC Practical Plus and the PC Shinto,GO and MM" As I have never owned a Plus but have had a Shinto,I couldn't answer and now it's got me wondering too. Any and all info,comments,comparisons ...
by Moon
Thu Jul 07, 2005 10:30 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Last legend katanas
Replies: 3
Views: 1034

*EDIT* no need to use all capitals mate
Sorry but it's easier to type,using all capitals,when one hand is busted.
by Moon
Thu Jul 07, 2005 8:06 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Last legend katanas
Replies: 3
Views: 1034

Last legend katanas

Anyone know if B-UK intend to offer the whole range of last legend katanas in the future??

*EDIT* no need to use all capitals mate
JD
by Moon
Tue Jul 05, 2005 11:51 pm
Forum: Sword Collectors Chat
Topic: Last Legend Dragon Katana
Replies: 13
Views: 3716

LAST LEGEND GRAGON

Yes,I know,calm down!!
The Dragon and Bear are no longer available.
It's the new range I'm talking about
by Moon
Tue Jul 05, 2005 11:45 pm
Forum: Sword Collectors Chat
Topic: Last Legend Dragon Katana
Replies: 13
Views: 3716

LAST LEGEND DRAGON

Where you guys been? I got mine a year ago and sold it 8 months later for more than I paid for it.The ito and same colours were optional extras and came in 5 or 6 ito colours and 3 in same.U.K. price was about £970+ with extras,got mine from U.S.A for approx £630 inc. P&P,VAT and Import Duty.Nice sw...
by Moon
Sun Jun 05, 2005 11:16 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: TSUBA FITTING SERVICE
Replies: 7
Views: 1645

Thanks a lot guys,I was thinking about a Tiger but the Tsuba is being copied by others,on real duff blades and I never really liked it anyway.Bit OTT for my liking,I'M SURE OTHERS LOVE IT,no disrespect to all Tiger owners but I prefer something plainer.Know what you mean about DIY Larn',tried it on ...
by Moon
Sun Jun 05, 2005 10:10 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: TSUBA FITTING SERVICE
Replies: 7
Views: 1645

TSUBA FITTING SERVICE

I know that B-UK used to offer a Tsuba Fitting Service on blades bought from them but I don't see it offered any longer.Anyone know?