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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-04-2009, 07:11 PM Thread Starter
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Angry Knight Rifles Closes

I just found out that Knight closed their doors on June 1 2009.I sure did not expect that.

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post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-04-2009, 07:33 PM
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ya, that stinks. iv only had my knight for about a year, and first shot it about a week ago. it seems real nice, and my uncle tells me you cant buy a nicer muzzelloader. makes ya wonder why they whent out of bissness.
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post #3 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-04-2009, 07:44 PM
 
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For whatever reason, it's really too bad they threw in the towel..

Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch.
Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the outcome of the vote.
-Benjamin Franklin

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post #4 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-05-2009, 04:49 AM
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I got an email on that several weeks back. It didn't go into a lot of detail other than they tried to compete with the higher end ML's and failed. Looking back they would have stuck with simpler bread and butter models.



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post #5 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-07-2009, 09:26 AM
 
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can you still order supplies from there website?
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post #6 of 13 (permalink) Old 08-18-2009, 08:55 PM
 
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shockey,must have known something ,he was always a big sponser of knight,then last year he switched to thompson..
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post #7 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-03-2009, 02:01 PM
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What!!

I have been gone from this site too long....I come back and find out that my one of my favorite ML companies went under??!!! Knight was the first ML I ever shot and has been the best by far. It had little to no recoil, awesome trigger pull right out of the box, durable, reliable, and easy to reload.....wow...that kinda ruins my day
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post #8 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-03-2009, 11:28 PM
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I cant believe it either.i wouldnt trade my knights for any of the so called higher end models.

put the wind in your face and the sun at your back and shoot what makes you happy,always remember its deer hunting not rocket science!dont over think hunting it takes the fun out of it
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Never been a knight MZ fan but I still hate to hear it.
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post #10 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-07-2009, 09:33 AM Thread Starter
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Tony Knight was the inventor of the modern inline.His first one,the MK85,was introduce in 1985.Named after his daughter,Michelle.That is according to Randy Wakeman.Muzzleloading would not be what it is today without Tony Knight.

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