The edge pro is close, but not quite. From what I hear may people say they work just as good as the edge pro. Bushclass II. #4 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_postbit.php(329): vB_Postbit_Post->parse_bbcode() The clones also fit all of the basic after market modifications, specifically the drill stop collars, the magnets that can be inserted in the blade table, and the quick change springs. Which is where I think these types of knock-offs come from. Joined Jan 22, 2013 Messages 15,156 Likes 57,320 Location Chester, NJ. Loading... Unsubscribe from Tim LeDoux? My main concern if I purchase the Edge Pro knockoff is whether the quality will still be good enough to take full advantage of good stones. Close. The motion on the sharpening arm is smoother, which really can make a difference. Hardwoodsman. My take on the Edge Pro knock off Tim LeDoux. Someone out there thinks to themselves, why does the WE cost so much? The stones are Japanese water stones and it came with 120, 320, 600 and 1500. (Btw, it's uncanny that both top level comments come from uncanny usernames!). The actual system is not expensive it is the stones and what not that are expensive and I hate to break it to you, you can't buy fake stones to sharpen with. So I see those knock off ones on Amazon etc. They range in price from $20+ to $30+ or a little more. Knock off edgepro questions. Just pony up the cash amigo. I really wanna get an edgepro apex but in the near foreseeable future that's not in the cards. I suppose my most sensible move is: get a fake edge pro for Christmas, and if I like how it works, buy better stones, and lurk eBay to find a used legit unit. Archived. lol) I'm not terribly familiar with the edge pro system but to my untrained eye they look very similar. I recently found an edge pro knockoff selling on ebay for about $40 shipped from china. But the knock offs are close and they do hold both the stock stones and after market stones. Joined Sep 14, 2011 Messages 1,225 Likes 200 Location N C Wisconsin. ... Wicked Edge & Edge Pro Compared and Reviewed - Duration: 15:26. aaron_shapiro 26,407 views. I've also made a jig for my Edge Pro to sharpen broadheads and this has worked very well. Supporter. #0 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_bbcode.php(1021): vB_BbCodeParser->parse_array(Array, 1, 1, 0) I've also made a jig for my Edge Pro to sharpen broadheads and this has worked very well. Loading... Unsubscribe from Tim LeDoux? May 25, 2010 "RUIXIN" is the name on the box. I've had an edge pro for some time and find it useful for setting an exact edge on new knives - although I then generally revert to using Arkansas bench stones once I have a working edge set. Oct 19, 2016 #1 I love sharp things, as many of us do, and part of the bush … Or can i get by with the 1"? Mar 11, 2015 #1 I ran across this Edge Pro looking or type sharpener on the bay. Dec 17, 2015 #1. johned. The motion on the sharpening arm is smoother, which really can make a difference. Diamond plates aren't a bad idea, either. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. My take on the Edge Pro knock off Tim LeDoux. Top. My issues with the Lansky are: -flimsy rods that have to be tweaked every time -very thin stones means a lot more passes to get the whole edge right -limited angle adjustment, due to the slots in the guide. I would suggest Shapton Glass stones, which cut many steels faster and wear slower than the stock stones. I like the Edge Pro a lot better than the Lansky, even the clones. I've had an edge pro for some time and find it useful for setting an exact edge on new knives - although I then generally revert to using Arkansas bench stones once I have a working edge set. Do i need the 1/2" stones for recurve blades? questions: is an edge pro knockoff better than a Lansky? are the knockoffs worth buying if you upgrade the stones? I currently have a Lansky kit, and 4-5 full size water stones that I use to maintain my knives & razors. Well, it's getting on Christmas gift idea time again.. 7. As far as an Edge-Pro 'knock off' is concerned: I don't care if they are calling it an Edge-Pro or not , , , it's still very obviously a knock off and buying one does a disservice to the good people at Edge-Pro who are making a great product and backing it with top notch customer service. There are times when I think about selling my WE and picking up a cheaper system. I have even considered making my own personal WE. Thread starter Pastor Chris; Start date Oct 19, 2016; Pastor Chris Keeper of the T.Darrah Tenkara Pass-Around. Cookies help us deliver our Services. I would suggest Shapton Glass stones, which cut many steels faster and wear slower than the stock stones. Hobbyist. #1 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_bbcode.php(542): vB_BbCodeParser->parse_bbcode('Replacement Alu...', 1, 1, 0) It takes a little more work to use, but the repeatability, the greater degree of accuracy, the additional speed of the larger stones, and the better stone options make it the clear winner in my opinion. But the knock offs are close and they do hold both the stock stones and after market stones. I bought a knock-off of an edge pro Discussion in 'Maintenance, Tinkering & Embellishment' started by johned, Dec 17, 2015. #5 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/showthread.php(1096): vB_Postbit->construct_postbit(Array) #6 {main}. There are several different models that are obvious knock offs. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. The Edge Pro is, make no mistake, a better built machine. They're also still pretty reasonably priced. Bushcraft Friend . So basically buy a knock off but then buy edge pro stones? Knock off edgepro questions. I have heard great things about the Edge Pro Apex, but they are cost prohibitive. I can make my own and save a ton of a money. I found these after typing "angle sharpener" into ebay (some of them are advertised as a "sharpenner". Posted by 1 year ago. I've used two of the knock offs and one real Edge Pro. Function name must be a string on line 1566 in /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_bbcode.php ... Wicked Edge & Edge Pro Compared and Reviewed - Duration: 15:26. aaron_shapiro 26,407 views. Many do suggest buying a better 1000 grit stone than the one that comes with the knock off kit. 58. Edge Pro knock off sharpener (real cheap) Thread starter Double Ott; Start date Mar 11, 2015; Double Ott Guide. So long story short between vacation engagement ring and knives money is tighht. #2 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_bbcode.php(456): vB_BbCodeParser->do_parse('Replacement Alu...', 0, 1, 1, 1, true, false, 'on_nl2br', false, 1) As Boride supply Edge Pro it is at least 1/2 the price for the same quality stones that the Edge Pro comes with. The Edge Pro is, make no mistake, a better built machine. #3 /home1/bowhunt5/public_html/includes/class_postbit.php(1242): vB_BbCodeParser->parse('Replacement Alu...', 42, '1', false, NULL, NULL, false, 'on_nl2br') New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. Have any … The stock stone are pretty solid, though. Image/Ruixin Pro Edge Pro knock-off sharpener review. Started by johned, Dec 17, 2015 # 1 i ran across this Edge Pro lot! Supply Edge Pro knockoff better than a Lansky types of knock-offs come from WE and picking a. 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