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Username Post: Stability of Mission MPT        (Topic#920828)
SvenL
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03-13-12 20:00.32 - Post#2451658    



Because my local dealer did not have a Mission MPK 12 Ti I bought the MPT.
I like the design.
What I would like to know is the stability of the MPT compared to the MPK.
To my mind, the MPK must be stronger because:
1 the MPK has a more hight
2 the ricasso means that some material is „missing“
3 the grip of the MPT must be bent lightly if it is full tang, therefore if you use it for prying I can not imagine it has the same strength

I can imagine that the MPT is tough enough for regular use and that there was also no broken piece in fielduse. Even though I would like to know how many percent of the MPK the MPT has. Is it around 75 - 80%, less or even 100% ?
 


tonijedi
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03-13-12 22:11.26 - Post#2451662    


    In response to SvenL

Hi Sven,
I couldn't really understand the question. You mean the comparison between MPT and MPK when it comes to prying?

I don't know if anybody really knows it... but you can show us some pics of your new knife! Preferebly eating some wood
 
SvenL
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03-14-12 02:26.37 - Post#2451703    


    In response to tonijedi



Hi Tonijedi


thanks for specification.
I meant the prying capability.

Maybe there will be a youtube video soon.
Will go out with some friends and test some knifes.
Attached you can see the MPT.

I know Rick does not like the handle but I think its quite ok.

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Edited by SvenL on 03-14-12 02:28.08. Reason for edit: No reason given.
 
tonijedi
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03-14-12 02:44.42 - Post#2451704    


    In response to SvenL

Looking forward for that video!
 


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